Saturday, July 21, 2012

July 21, 2012

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Gates Open First Post Admission
11:15 1:00 $8

Fire and Police Appreciation Day


Join us for this celebration of local service men/women and help support the 9/11 Remembrance Rescue Project.

Service members are invited to wear their department shirts to be recognized on this special day. Police and fireman receive 50% off General Admission when purchasing tickets online with a promo code received through their local stations or found here. A portion of each ticket sold using the promo code will benefit the 9/11 Remembrance Rescue Project.

- Food and beverage specials throughout the park
- Interactive police and fire demonstrations
- Photo opportunities with the renowned 9/11Remembrance Rescue 5 engine from 9/11
- FireZone will be out with fire truck engines at each entrance and bag pipers
- Police vs. Fire footrace out of the gate!

The Remembrance Rescue Project is a not-for-profit created by firefighters to restore, preserve and share Rescue 4 and Rescue 5 from 9/11 as educational tools, historical artifacts and memorials. The Project strives to keep the memories alive of those lost on September 11th and all firefighters killed in the line of duty every year.

More Events

  • Family Day


    Sunday Family Days at Arlington Park — brought to you by Pepsi and the Daily Herald — are now bigger and better than ever with the addition of the new Junior Jockey Zone including FREE pony rides, a petting zoo, face painting, and hands on activities.

    Today’s Family Day features the a Kids' Spa Day and FireZone! Visit the Family Day page for all the fun details.

    Children 17 and under receive FREE admission when accompanied by an adult. So what are you waiting for? Pack up the kids and join us for some fun in the sun!

    Can’t make it today? Check out the full 2012 Family Day calendar with more information about all of our exciting partners and activities.

  • Casino Night at Trackside Arlington Park

    Join us for Casino Night at Trackside Arlington Park to benefit the Racing Industry Charitable Foundation from 2 p.m. - Midnight. It's free to attend this event and there will be a BBQ on the patio!

    For more information, contact Kris Stabler at 847-385-7740 or email


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