30 Day Countdown to the Belmont Stakes!

The Belmont Stakes Racing Festival is 30 days away! The Saratoga Race Course will host the Triple Crown Race on June 8th, 2024. The excitement is contagious! Businesses and organizations throughout Saratoga County have been preparing for the racing festival and are eager to have racing fans from all…

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Get Down with the Derby in Saratoga County

Can't make it to Churchill Downs for this year's Kentucky Derby on Saturday, May 4? No worries. Saratoga County has got you covered. Here are a few of the many ways to view and celebrate the first race of the Triple Crown! Consider it a precursor to The Belmont Stakes in Saratoga! 13 North…

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America’s Most Historic Racetrack

Saratoga Springs has been intertwined with the rich traditions of thoroughbred racing since 1864. Now the country’s oldest active sporting venue, Saratoga Race Course began with an idea from a bare-knuckle boxing champion and has been a summer tradition for 160 years. John “Old Smoke” Morrissey…

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Tips and Tricks for Betting at Saratoga Race Course

Track season is in full swing! Whether you’re an experienced bettor or just out to have an enjoyable day at the track, here are some tips and fun tricks for betting at the Saratoga Race Course. Wear your lucky outfit - Put on your favorite outfit, wear your socks inside out, or a fancy hat to…

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