Friday, July 4, 2014

July 04, 2014

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Gates Open First Post Admission
1 PM 3:15 PM $16 Adult/$2 Child

Fireworks, Racing & Music

Just opened due to incredible demand!  Da Coach is having a barbecue! Celebrate Independence Day at Ditka’s Den for an all‐American cookout in Arlington International Racecourse’s backyard, complimented with a sensational show of fireworks for a feast full of festivities.  Click for additional details and map.

  • Free Valet Parking – beat the crowds, have your car valet parked, and easy out at the end of the night!
  • Tables and Chairs will be provided for all guests with a great view of the fireworks within a private section reserved just for this package on the north side of Ditka’s Restaurant!

Phone sales available until 2PM.  Please call 847-870-RACE
Walk-up sales still available!


VIP Seating in the Winner’s Circle to view the best fireworks in town. This prime location includes summer snacking with soft drinks. Truly an exceptional experience!  Click for additional details

Live music and entertainment all day and into the night with the best fireworks display you will ever experience kicking off just after dusk.

  • Giveaway: Complimentary 4th of July Accessory to the first 5,000 guests through the Admission Gates; Firecracker Popsicle to the first 1,000 kids through the Admission Gates
  • Live Band: How Far to Austin (in The Park)
  • Family Activities: Face Painter, Caricaturist, Magician/Juggler
  • Fireworks: Fireworks will be kicked off with a special presentation by Mike Ditka!  Fireworks show begins at dusk; don’t miss a great show of music, demonstrations, and contests between the last race and Fireworks
  • National Anthem: Colors presented by Marine Air Control Group-48
  • Food & Beverage Specials: Firecracker Frozen Drink, Firecracker Wings, BBQ Specials in The Park, and Ticketed Dining Packages throughout the facility
  • Club Miller Lite: Arlington International and Miller Lite have teamed up to reward our most loyal guests for regularly attending Friday Miller Lite Party in the Park events.  Membership is completely free!

Click below to purchase your July 4, 2014 tickets
Purchasing your tickets online permits early entry 15 minutes before gates open to the public.

  • Additional All-Inclusive 4th of July Packages available:
    • A special buffet menu and four hour bar package accompany the indoor comfort of the International Room’s Fourth of July package.
    • One of our Marquee Tent packages offers a two hour shared buffet and the chance to view Arlington’s spectacular fireworks display from a shared tented area with a great view of the show.
    • The Million Room is available for your Fourth of July dining experience and offers a great selection of a la carte menu items to choose from.
    • With reserved outdoor seating, all-inclusive packages at Silks at 2200 offer a day of culinary delights, a four hour beer and wine package, and the perfect Fourth of July celebration location.

Click below to purchase your All-Inclusive 4th of July Package

Arlington offers live racing and entertainment all season long, through September 28.  Don’t miss out on Arlington’s other premium days: Arlington Million Day for exclusive experiences similar to Arlington’s Fourth of July Fireworks!

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