Sit trackside as the best of the best go racing by at the legendary Saratoga Race Course on Sunday, August 31, 2014. Find venue details below as you prepare for this fun-filled event.
Saratoga Race Course Seating Information
All seating is located around the side of the Saratoga Race Course by the finish line. The Clubhouse is located by the finish line and is made up of sections B-L, while Grandstand admission is located to the by the 8th Pole, and ranges from sections M-Y. Boxes are located at the front of the Clubhouse, with rows AA-L following behind them. In the Grandstand seating, some of the seating isn't under the roof, and a pole obstructs the viewing in Row J of all sections. Box seats and other seating are available at the porch, terrace, dining and backyard. Most of the seating is distributed on a first-come, first-served basis.
Saratoga Race Course General Information
Coolers will only be permitted in the trackside apron, the Top of the Stretch and backyard picnic area, and will not be allowed anywhere inside the building. No glass is allowed, but plastic and cans are permitted. Pop-up tents and umbrellas will only be allowed in the backyard area, but must not obstruct the view of anyone else in the area. Binocular rentals are available on the first floor, Clubhouse, and Grandstand, and no smoking is allowed anywhere in the building.
There is a dress code at the Saratoga Race Course, which varies depending on what section you are sitting in. The grandstand just requires shirts and shoes, while the Clubhouse, luxury pavilion, rail pavilion, porch, club terrace and carousel restaurant do not permit tank tops on men, and no short shorts or cut-offs will be permitted. The turf terrace, box seat area, and paddock saddling area and winner's circle require more proper attire.
Saratoga Race Course Parking Information
Parking is located alongside the track for a fee, Oklahoma Preferred Parking is available for a small fee, and general parking is available for free. A shuttle is also available from the Saratoga Casino and Raceway, where parking is also free.
Saratoga Race Course Gate Times
The admission gates generally open at 11 a.m. local time on weekdays, 10:30 a.m. local time on weekends. Times may vary depending on the event.
Saratoga Race Course Accessibility
The Saratoga Race Course is accessible for those in need of ADA accommodations. There is accessible parking available at the Clubhouse and Grandstand entrances and accessible seating will be available inside the venue. Please contact staff at the Saratoga Race Course with any questions regarding ADA accessibility prior to attending a race.