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Saratoga Race Course

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A yearly event

I leave Saratoga Race track every August wanting to return. Great place to watch people as well as... read more

Reviewed September 12, 2018
Patsy R
Johnstown, Colorado
Awesome Racetrack for the summer Meet

The horse racing is amazing! I love going to the Paddock area to watch the horses get saddled and... read more

Reviewed September 7, 2018
Pennsylvania, US
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This famed 350-acre racetrack features thoroughbred horseracing during its six-week season from late July through early September. Though one of the sport's premier events, the races often take second place to people-watching.
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267 Union Ave, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866-3553
+1 518-584-6200
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Reviewed September 12, 2018

I leave Saratoga Race track every August wanting to return. Great place to watch people as well as the horses!

Thank Patsy R
Reviewed September 7, 2018 via mobile

The horse racing is amazing! I love going to the Paddock area to watch the horses get saddled and then watch them all parade to the track. There are a variety of food and drink locations throughout the Park, and live music performances to provide...More

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Reviewed September 5, 2018

The people that who here at the betting windows (Paul in particular) are patient, professional and make you feel good about placing your bets - even the small ones. We had a lot of fun while losing all but one race and would definitely go...More

Thank CMiller11717
Reviewed September 5, 2018

You can go to the horse races anywhere but there is only one Saratoga. We visited there recently for a day at the races and were not disappointed. The main gate to the Clubhouse features pavers honoring all the great horses of all time and...More

Thank Michael H
Reviewed September 3, 2018

Visit for the exciting racing and the race history. Eat at The Turf Terrace and get a great table with a view. You must visit Saratoga at least once in your life. It was heart thumping, terrific racing!

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Reviewed September 3, 2018 via mobile

This was our first visit to the Saratoga Race Course and we had a fantastic time. We did not purchase advanced tickets for seating so we scoped out the various seating areas when we arrived. Here’s what we learned. If you want to sit in...More

Thank BellaVita23
Reviewed September 2, 2018

A truly fun place to visit during the racing season. Crowded most of the time but first week of the season and right after the Travers are best for lower crowds. Free tours of the backstretch stables in the morning was fun and informative. Get...More

Thank Cubbie51
Reviewed September 1, 2018 via mobile

Races season is around Aug -Sep, entrance fee is as few dollars and go up according to reserved seat or booth; you can place bets in each race and it is certainly make it more interesting and get you involved; people/ families come for few...More

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Reviewed September 1, 2018 via mobile

I’ve been to the track many times but this was the first time going to the At the Rail pavilion. They had a buffet style lunch setup with lots to choose from as well as a great desert selection. It’s great to be able to...More

Thank gl0baltraveler
Reviewed August 31, 2018 via mobile

A very warm day but a great time at the races as the meet was winding down! A grand old wooden grandstand that has betting machines in the boxes! The terminal also serves as a portal for food and drink orders as well as a...More

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August 18, 2018|
Response from John B | Reviewed this property |
I have seen coolers on wheels, strollers and carts so I am assuming a small wagon would be allowed.
August 17, 2018|
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Response from R5681SOwalterm | Reviewed this property |
Gates open at 11:00, first race is at 1:00