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At The Track: Guide To Saratoga Race Course

Editor's Note (4/15/21): New York State has announced that spectators will be allowed to attend horse races at a limited capacity and with other protective measures in place. The New York Racing Association (NYRA) is reviewing the guidelines and once they release details about fan attendance and tickets, we will update the features below accordingly.

Planning to spend the day at Saratoga Race Course? Below, you'll find lots of helpful information to help you plan your visit, including activities kids can typically enjoy at the track, the ever popular giveaway days, frequently asked questions, and much more.

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There were no Giveaway Days in 2020. As soon as we hear about their status for 2021, we will update this feature accordingly.
people dining at saratoga race course
There are normally lots of great dining options at the track, but none were available in 2020. Stay tuned for 2021 updates.
early morning workout at the track
In a normal year, you can start your day at the track early with breakfast on The Porch. Stay tuned for 2021 updates.
 people riding horses
Walking tours and tram tours of the stable area are available in normal years, but weren't in 2020. Stay tuned for 2021 updates.
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Got questions? We've got answers! Visit our FAQs section to see if your inquiry is answered there.
kids playing on the playground at the track
Learn about kid-friendly ways your family can enjoy the track during a normal year at the Race Course.
whitney viewing stand
In typical years, watch morning workouts at the Oklahoma Training Track from the Whitney Viewing Stand.
crowd at saratoga race course
Our Top 10 Tips for Trackies may not make you a millionaire, but they should make you laugh!
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Find your way to Saratoga Race Course no matter which way you're coming from.
red and blue cars in parking lot
Wondering where to park once spectators are allowed at the track? There are many different options!