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Million Room Sold Out for Mother's Day at Arlington; Additional Dining Options Still Available

Sales Overall Strong for Upcoming Season

Mr. D.’S Sports Bar to Hold Official Blackhawks Roadwatch Friday for Game 2 of Hawks-Canucks

All the excitement of watching the Chicago Blackhawks play at the United Center is coming to Mr.

2011 Arlington Park Season Termed “Entertainment Extravaganza"

Tickets for All Events on Sale April 1

Trackside Spring Handicapping Series Returns

Arlington Park will offer live money handicapping contests on four Saturdays in April at all Illinois Trackside Off Track Betting locations. Each weekly winner from each location will get a chance to compete for a berth in Coast Casino's Horseplayer World Series to be held in the winter of 2012.

“Spring Training" at Arlington Begins with the Re-Opening of Mr. D.'s Sports Bar

When pitchers and catchers report to destinations in Florida and Arizona in baseball, it means Spring Training in baseball has begun.  In that same vein, the return of handicappers and bettors

Arlington, ITHA Agree to Bank Purse Money Based Upon Size of Field

In a continued effort to provide the wagering public the best racing product possible, Arlington Park and the Illinois Thoroughbred Horseman’s Association (ITHA) have reached an agreement to bank p

Arlington Swaps Thursdays for Wednesdays in May and June

Arlington Park will alter its 2011 racing schedule during the months of May and June by racing on a Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday basis before reverting to a Thursday thro

Geraldine Grosspietsch Promted to Director of Sales

Geraldine Grosspietsch has been promoted to the position of Director of Sales at Arlington Park it was announced Tuesday by Tony Petrillo, Arlington Park’s General Manager.

Sudberry Joins Arlington as Sr. Director Marketing/Communications

Longtime television sportscaster Howard Sudberry has joined Arlington Park as Senior Director of Marketing and Communications.

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Arlington Park Bugler Jean Laurenz Finalist for You Tube Symphony Orchestra 2011

Arlington Park bugler Jean Laurenz has been selected as a finalist for the You Tube Symphony Orchestra 2011. The classically trained musician is one of 12 trumpeters selected for this honor.

Tony Petrillo Named General Manager of Arlington Park

Churchill Downs Incorporated ("CDI") (NASDAQ: CHDN) announced today that Tony Petrillo, Vice President, Facilities & Operations with 17 years of service at Arlington Park, has been

Roy Arnold to Leave Arlington Park

Churchill Downs Incorporated ("Churchill Downs") (NASDAQ: CHDN) announced today that Roy Arnold, who since April 2006 has served as president of Arlington Park and its network of

Longshots Sports Bar to Remain Open Saturdays & Sundays During Off-Season

Longshots Sports Bar and Grill, a popular destination at Arlington Park during the just completed live meet, will remain open Saturdays and Sundays during the off-season for fans to watch professio

Arlington 2011 Meet Opens May 6

Arlington Park was granted an 86-day meet for the 2011 season it was announced by the Illinois Racing Board on Sept. 28.

Fan Appreciation Day Sunday, Sept. 26 Concludes Busy Final Week of 2010 Season

As a way to say "Thank You" to its loyal guests, Arlington Park will have a "Fan Appreciation Day" on closing day Sunday, Sept.

Additional Seats Available for Lee DeWyze Concert

Additional reserved seating tickets for the Sept.

DeWyze to Return to Arlington for Sept. 24 Performance

American Idol Season 9 Winner's First Post Idol-Tour Performance

Friday Post Time 2 p.m. Sept. 3, 10 & 17: 1 p.m. Sept. 24

With daylight diminishing, race fans and horsemen are reminded that post time on Friday moves up one hour to 2 p.m. Central time on Sept. 3. The 2 p.m.

Arlington Park Announces Trackside Off-Track Betting Handicapping Contests and Seminars

Beginning in the fall of 2008, Arlington Park exported its popular handicapping seminars and handicapping contests to its Trackside Off Track Betting facilities.

Karlsson Leads "Young Guns" to Victory Over "Cagey Veterans" in Jockey Challenge

The Young Guns beat the Cagey Veterans in the special Jockey Challenge Race on Friday at Arlington Park.  Led by Inez Karlsson, who won the race aboard Saint Leon, the Young Guns outscored the Cage