Saratoga Race Course - The 40-day meet will host a lineup of entertainment and special events, alongside world-class thoroughbred racing with over a dozen stakes races and the much-anticipated Travers Stakes. The event schedule for the annual summer meet will feature a number of new happenings alongside returning traditions and perennial favorites. The majority of the event activities will take place in the Berkshire Bank Saratoga Pavilion.
The 2017 special events schedule will include the expansion of the popular Taste NY series to four days. The lively on-track market of New York food, fashion and artisan vendors, which was previously held exclusively on Sundays, will now expand to Saturdays. The Saturday and Sunday edition of the series will complement the returning Taste NY: Cider, Wine & Spirits on Thursdays and Taste NY: Craft Beer on Fridays.
Opening Day - July 21 Diana - July 22 Whitney Day & Fasig-Tipton Festival of Racing - Aug 5 Fourstardave - Aug 12 Alabama - Aug 19 Travers Day - Aug 26