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Live Horse Racing

At The Stella Artois Grandstand

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Live Horse Racing Is Back!

June 18 – July 11, 2021
Friday, Saturdays, Sundays
Post time is 2:45pm

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

Live Horse Racing

Watch Live Racing from Sky Lounge or Trackside Terrace

Watch the excitement of live racing from one of our restaurants.

  • Prime view of Race Track
  • Dining & Bar Menu
  • Enjoy the entire day of racing from your VIP seat
  • Restaurant purchases receive a reward redeemable for food and beverage through the Alameda County Fair Rewards Program powered by Triolearn more
  • In-seat drink service
  • Guests are seated first come, first served for table selection
  • Betting machines
  • Parking included
  • Not recommended for children under 18

Schedule, menus & prices subject to change

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

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

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

Minimum 2 seat purchase

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 or call at 925-426-7600 x7694 for further information on how to reserve a Corporate Gathering or Large Group.


Dining at the Stella Artois Grandstand opens at 2:00PM, food and beverage service begins at 2:45PM.

Sky Lounge and Trackside Terrace guests will be served at Attended Serving Stations.

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

Seating and table placement will be determined upon guests arrival.

Guests are unable to save tables. All seating is determined upon party arrival.

Yes, in adherence with the current Alameda County Health Order, you must wear a mask while you are on the Fairgrounds and if you are not currently eating or drinking. Please maintain a 6 foot perimeter around you. Please follow this rule so we may continue to offer Sky Lounge and Trackside Terrace Patio.

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

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

No, you must reserve a table online before arriving.

ADA Tables are located on the top level of Trackside Terrace. All Sky Lounge seating is ADA accessible. To ensure an ADA accessible table will be available, please email 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 table.

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 can accommodate guests under the age of 18.

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

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

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