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Arlington International Racecourse

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Friday Fun at the Horse Races!

We visited for the races on a Friday afternoon. We were greeted with smiles and welcomed as we... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Another Mother's Day

Fun relaxing Mother's Day Tradition. Staff is helpful and accomodations are clean. Inexpensive... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Hoffman Estates, Illinois
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2200 W Euclid Ave, Arlington Heights, IL 60005-1004
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited for the races on a Friday afternoon. We were greeted with smiles and welcomed as we passed through the entrance. We had purchased our Lux Box tickets online and we were directed to the third level were an usher showed us to our...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank TahitiZ
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fun relaxing Mother's Day Tradition. Staff is helpful and accomodations are clean. Inexpensive parking. Fun time for the whole family.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank kevinfN2844CG
Reviewed May 4, 2019

Last August, three of us made a reservation for the Million Room and treated ourselves to brunch and wagering on the Arlington Million race. The Million Room is a lovely room at Arlington Racetrack. There is a very good view of the track. We enjoyed...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank patshea2016
Reviewed March 31, 2019

It is a blast to see the Ponies run and hope that yours WINS! I love going to the Races, it is very exciting, the anticipation of the Race, the coming around the turn and then the Final stretch!

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Dan C
Reviewed December 8, 2018

Horse racing in grand style. Always a fun day with family or friends or both. For a few extra bucks, you can seat in reserved and have waitstaff serve food and beverages.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Robert H
Reviewed August 28, 2018

My son-in-law, three grand daughters and myself attended a Friday day at the Arlington Rade Course. Parking was easy to find a spot. Admission for the five of us was around $30.00 for general admission seating. The cleanliness.and the number of flowers and shrubs reinforced...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Reviewed August 12, 2018

Went to see Arlington Million on saturday. Lots of people, big hats and lots of money walking around. Great experience.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank gunweasel
Reviewed August 12, 2018

We went for a saturday afternoon to spend time with family. Nice relaxed day. Time to vivst between races. Clean and freindly staff

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank fancypants2014
Reviewed August 8, 2018

If you're looking for a fun, inexpensive day this is the place. The facility is spotless. I have one person that I go to to place all of my bets. He is always pleasant and patient since I'm a rooky at betting. My only issue...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Dawn S
Reviewed July 30, 2018

Enjoyed a great day at the race this weekend. I was impressed by the facilities, how cleaned they were and overall well organized. The only change I would make is the signage at the entrance indicating which line to go to depending if you are...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank PLGSLG
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August 13, 2018|
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Response from PLGSLG | Reviewed this property |
We arrived 30mn before doors opening but frankly, we could have arrived at opening and still be fine. There are many spaces to seat and eat. During races most people stand up anyway and come closer to the race track. Might... More
Jason Z
July 12, 2018|
Response from kevinfN2844CG | Reviewed this property |
Usually just after 5pm. Around 5:12 to 5:15