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Live Horse Racing IS BACK!

At The Stella Artois Grandstand

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Live Horse Racing Is Back!

Extended Racing Dates: June 18 – July 18, 2021
Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays and Monday, July 5th
Post time is 2:45pm
 

* All tickets must be purchased onlinePlease note: Tickets for Sky Lounge, Trackside Terrace and Box Seats close the Thursday before each race weekend at 11:59pm. To purchase tickets day of, guests may purchase Grandstand Reserved Seating online and dining and upgrades will be available onsite, subject to availability.

Live Horse Racing

Upcoming Stakes Races

Saturday, June 26 – She’s A Tiger, $75,000 Guaranteed

Saturday, July 3 – Oak Tree Sprint, $75,000 Guaranteed

Saturday, July 10 – Everett Nevin Stakes, $75,000 Guaranteed

Racing Seminars at The Farmhouse

Co-hosted by Craig Braddick and Dennis Miller

1pm – 2pm on race days

All indoor dining seats include:

  • Attended Serving Stations
  • $5 reward for food and beverage – learn more
  • Television monitor with race calls
  • Picturesque views of the track and Tri-Valley
  • Air Conditioning
  • In person betting clerk
  • Parking included

Minimum 2 seat purchase

All outdoor dining seats include:

  • Attended Serving Stations
  • $5 reward for food and beverage – learn more
  • Television monitor with race calls
  • Elevated views of the track and golf course
  • Betting machines and in person betting clerks
  • Parking included

Minimum 2 seat purchase

All Box Seats include:

  • $2 reward for food and beverage – learn more
  • Elevated views of the track and finish line
  • Betting machines and in person betting clerks
  • Limited availability
  • Parking included

Minimum seat purchase required.  More details available on ticketing page.

All Grandstand Reserved Seats include:

  • $2 reward for food and beverage – learn more
  • Elevated views of the track and finish line
  • Betting machines and in person betting clerks
  • Parking included

 

Corporate Gatherings and Large Groups at the Stella Artois Grandstands

To reserve a “Day at The Races” for a Corporate Gathering or a group over 25 people, reach out to our Business Development Coordinator. Email us at tracksidelounge@alamedacountyfair.com or call at 925-872-6810 for further information on how to reserve a Corporate Gathering or Large Group.

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Covid Regulations

We are actively monitoring the changing regulations that will begin on June 15 and are making changes to this page. The Fairgrounds will follow the regulations set by Alameda County and the State of California. To see the changes to COVID-19 regulations, please visit – https://covid-19.acgov.org/index

FAQ's

  • You may purchase tickets to Grandstand Reserved Seating online the day of each race day. Ticket booths and sellers will not be available onsite. 
  • Tickets for Sky Lounge, Trackside Terrace and Box Seats close the Thursday before each race weekend at 11:59pm. To purchase tickets day of, guests may purchase Grandstand Reserved Seating online and dining upgrades will be available onsite, subject to availability.

Unvaccinated persons are required to wear a mask. If you are vaccinated, you will not be required to wear a mask.

Dining at the Stella Artois Grandstand opens at 1:15PM, food and beverage service begins at 2:45PM and will be served until the second to last race’s post time.

You are not able to leave and come back.

We will communicate via email and social media if the weather threatens dining for that afternoon.

For the safety of our customers, we do not allow firearms, weapons of any kind, drugs (including marijuana) or outside alcoholic beverages. For a full list of what is and is not permitted, please visit https://alamedacountyfair.com/safety-and-rules/

We have created a Reopening Policies and Procedures Guideline that details the preventative and reactive measures that the Fairgrounds is taking to ensure health and safety standards while we reopen our doors. To read the Reopening Policies and Procedures, visit https://alamedacountyfair.com/reopening-policies/.

Seating and table placement will be determined upon guests arrival. Tables for parties who have not yet arrived, cannot be held.

Tables for parties who have not yet arrived, cannot be held. All seating is determined upon party arrival

Sky Lounge tables seat 4 guests and Trackside Terrace tables seat 6 guests. For Corporate outings or large groups, please contact us at tracksidelounge@alamedacountyfair.com.

Yes. Two seat minimum at both Trackside Terrace and Sky Lounge. Minimum seat purchase required for Boxes. Each Grandstand ticket reserves one unassigned seat. All purchases are for one full day of Horse Racing.

Yes, restrooms will be open for use and cleaned regularly by our staff to keep our guests safe.

ADA Tables are located on the top level of Trackside Terrace. To request an ADA accessible table, please email tracksidelounge@alamedacountyfair.com after you purchase your tickets. Include the order the name is under, the date of purchased tickets and that you would like to request an ADA accessible table. We will make every effort to accommodate your request.  All Sky Lounge seating is ADA accessible.

Pets are not allowed on the Alameda County Fairgrounds. However, registered service dogs are permitted.

All guests must be 18 and over for Sky Lounge Dining. Trackside Terrace, Box Seats and Grandstand Reserved Seating can accommodate guests under the age of 18. Children 2 and under, who will be sitting on your lap, do not need to purchase a ticket. All children above the age of 2 years need to have a ticketed seat purchased. If you bring a stroller or car seat to the table for your child to sit in, you will need to purchase a ticket for your child. There is no alternate price of tickets for children.

Yes. All children above the age of 2 years need to have a ticketed seat purchased. If you bring a stroller or car seat to the table for your child to sit in, you will need to purchase a ticket for your child. Children 2 and under, who will be sitting on your lap, do not need to purchase a ticket.

Sealed plastic water bottles are permitted on the Fairgrounds. Aluminum and glass bottles are not permitted.

Yes, please safely follow the instructions of our staff on the way in.

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