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Saratoga Casino Hotel

Editor's Note (7/17/2020): Currently, the hotel portion of Saratoga Casino Hotel is now open. However, the Casino and Vapor remain closed at this time, and no spectators are allowed at the harness track.

Saratoga Casino Hotel, formerly known as Saratoga Casino & Raceway, combines old traditions and new technology with the best in classic harness racing and video gaming entertainment. This is the first video gaming property to open in New York State, complementing the harness track, which has been a Saratoga landmark and destination since 1941.

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The harness track typically features 11 months of live racing, from February until December. When the track is open to spectators, patrons can check out the races outside at the rail, in the Grandstand, in the lower clubhouse, or inside the property's dining facilities. Check out the 2020 racing calendar for a complete schedule of live action.

The property's casino (currently closed) features more than 1,700 slots and electronic table games, spanning from video poker and Keno to blackjack and roulette. Games range from a penny wager to $25, and combine the excitement of traditional casinos with the privacy of individual electronic terminals.

In addition to live racing and gaming, Saratoga Casino Hotel offers a completely different type of entertainment in Vapor (currently closed). Enjoy live music from some of the best acts in the Capital Region and beyond while dancing the night away on the expansive dance floor.

Dining options abound at Saratoga Casino Hotel, and include the all-you-can-eat Garden Buffet, Lucky Joe's, Fortunes Trackside Restaurant, Perks Café, Mane Bar, and Morton's® The Steakhouse.

In July 2016, Saratoga Casino Hotel opened a state of the art 117-room hotel, complete with abundant amenities. Guests are even able to watch and wager on live racing from the comfort of their own rooms.

From 1941 until today, Saratoga Casino Hotel has been a choice destination for many, with the most thrilling harness racing, the best video gaming experience, fabulous food, and tons of fun! Come see it for yourself - this is one Saratoga destination not to miss!

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