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A New Breed of "HORSEPOWER!"

On Sunday, September 27, family-style entertainment takes a new turn at Arlington Park to help celebrate the final day of the 2009 season.  The crown-jewel of Chicagoland thoroughbred activity welc

Trackside Fall Handicapping Contests to Coincide with McMannis Handicapping Seminars

Arlington Park will again bring their popular live money handicapping contests to selected Illinois Trackside OTB locations during the fall of 2009 to be held in conjunction with handicapping semin

Handicappers Kristufek & Spencer Fall "Learn to Win" Tour Dates Set

Daily Herald and handicapper Joe Kristufek will be on hand "talking horses" at Trackside OTB locations as part of his fifth "Learn to Win" tour that o

'Pigskins and Ponies' Sundays in September at Arlington

With the start of the professional football season slated for next weekend, football and horse racing fans should plan to make Arlington Park their Sunday home this September.

Arlington Schedules "Blackhawks Legends Day" Sept. 12

Hall-of-Fame hockey players Bobby Hull and Denis Savard will be on hand signing autographs Saturday, Sept. 12 when Arlington Park presents "Blackhawks Legends Day."

Thursday's 1st Race Delayed at Arlington

The first race at Arlington Park on Thursday was delayed by approximately a half an hour when a meeting between Arlington Park management and members of the jockey colony regarding a wide

Arlington Park Announces Resumption of OTB Handicapping Tour

Arlington Park, which introduced its first live money handicapping contests in 2008, will once again bring the popular contests to selected Illinois Trackside OTB locations during the Fall of 2009

Arlington Million Ladies present Jockeys 'n' Jazz, Silent Auction & More

[asset|alt=Arlington Million Ladies Logo|title=Arlington Million Ladies Logo|width=639|height=229|align=none|aid=5648|format=image]The Arlington Million Ladies invite you for an afternoon of to conduct live pre-“Million Day” chat Friday Aug. 7

On Friday, August 7 from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. (CDT), a free "live chat" dedicated to Arlington Park's "Million Day" will be conducted at

New 'Racing, Music & Fireworks' Event Draws 34,704 to Arlington

Arlington Park's new Independence Day weekend event on July 3 - a continuous event consisting of racing, music and fireworks - was warmly greeted by a crowd of 34,704 on a beautiful summer afternoo

Arlington Announces Discount Racing/Fireworks Package for July 3

Arlington Park has announced a $20 restricted tent area package deal ($10 for children 12 and under) for individuals who purchase their tickets online in advance of Friday's racing/fireworks show a

Dining With The Dynasty Fund-Raiser Announced

The Permanently Disabled Jockeys Fund and the Racetrack Chaplaincy of America jointly announce the expansion of the Dining With The Dynasty event to be held in the Governor's Room at Arlington Park

Father's Day Attendance Tops 32,000

Buoyed by strong advanced online sales including the track's entire reserved seat inventory and more than 6,000 general admission purchases, Arlington Park's Father's Day attendance topped the 30,0

Join Arlington Park for Racing, Music & Fireworks Friday July 3

- Fireworks and Racing General Admission Tickets Available Online at For Discounted Price of $3 -

Fund Established to Help Injured Jockey Rene Douglas

Family and friends of jockey Rene Douglas have established a bank account to receive donations specific for the injured rider and his family.

Arlington Million Winner to Receive Automatic Berth to Japan Cup

The winner of the 27th edition of the Grade I Arlington Million on Aug 8 will receive an automatic invitation to participate in the Group I $5.6 million Japan Cup to be contested Nov 29, 2009, at T

Visiting Expert Series Returns to Arlington Park

Arlington Park, in cooperation with The Daily Racing Form's DRF Press, will be offering a series of visiting handicapping experts who will be on hand for interviews, handicapping seminars, a

Arlington to Offer Live Money Handicapping Contest Series During 2009 Meet

Arlington Park is bringing the popular Arlington Handicapping Challenge back for 2009, starting May 9th with an added "Beat the Pro" feature for the first contest.

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