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Arlington Park

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On a Sunny Day Nice to watch the Horse Race

Great way to possibly bet and win on horses. They are beautiful to watch them as they circle the... read more

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Stan K
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Mundelein, Illinois
A nice way to spend a Sunday Afternoon with the family

Arlington Park is clean, fun with lots of food choices and just a fun experience for the family on... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
thansen980
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Tempe, Arizona
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Described as "the most beautiful track in America", Arlington began Thoroughbred racing on October 13, 1927, when more than 20,000 fans braved the cold weather to celebrate the event in high style. Since then, Arlington International has become a...more
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2200 W Euclid Ave, Arlington Heights, IL 60005-1004
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Reviewed yesterday

Great way to possibly bet and win on horses. They are beautiful to watch them as they circle the track and come home in the final stretch.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Stan K
Reviewed 1 week ago

Arlington Park is clean, fun with lots of food choices and just a fun experience for the family on a weekend. Easy to drive to with plenty of parking clean safe and fun. The one downside is the food venues close early— so be sure...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Let me start by admitting I have been to horse races only a few times in my life. We did, however, recently visit the Kentucky Derby Museum in Louisville and the Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington, so we were looking forward to this visit. We...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It’s a great place to go after work on a Friday afternoon. They have music, games, and deals on food and drinks. Plus you enjoy the horse races. Hopefully win some money!!

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

My time spent here is always a good time, win or lose. The atmosphere is great and is very kid friendly as well.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank ChadHT
Reviewed May 16, 2019

I have been there in the past for races, but now only for the pet Expo. Food in the food court is good, but a little pricey for some people.

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed May 5, 2019 via mobile

Management dropped the ball this year at Arlington Race track for rhe 2019 Kentucky Derby.They were not prepared for the crowd and it was the poorest day Arlington has has had in the past 20 years. Shame on Churchills Downs ( the owners of Arlington...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed May 4, 2019

Awesome party atmosphere. Good food , lots of people and everyone is dressed to impress. Great weather this year and awesome experience in Chicagoland.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank DanielC7442
Reviewed April 29, 2019

Great Entertainment, Great Service, This park is a must check out. Even if you dont like to gamble, there is more to do here than gamble. You can look at some beautiful horses. You can explore the grounds. There are great restaurants. But if you...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Mark L
Reviewed March 31, 2019

We are a family of 7, so its hard to please everybody, but we had a great time there and I look forward to going back.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Dan C
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billm739
June 22, 2019|
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Response from CultureVulture60657 | Reviewed this property |
Doesn't everybody? However, I suggest you give the Racetrack a call to get the details 847-385-7500. It's a big, spread-out place. There are elevators and escalators but the stands for general admission have benches set... More
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coquiarro
June 14, 2019|
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I don’t know. Your best bet is to contact Arlington Park with your question. They are very friendly and would be able to answer your question.
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TT627
August 12, 2018|
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Response from Smarthorse | Reviewed this property |
Some are but the sectioned off tables located outside ( winners circle ) have a small charge of around 40 dollars for a reserved table.
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