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Arlington Park to Host Rolling Meadows Community Weekend May 30-June1

Churchill Downs Communications | 05/15/2008 #

Arlington Park has a long standing commitment to community involvement and to being a good neighbor.  In 2008, Arlington Park will host Community Appreciation Weekends for residents and businesses alike.  Arlington Park will honor the Rolling Meadows community May 30 - June 1.

The three-day weekend will be highlighted on Saturday, May 31, with an Official Community Appreciation Day when a race will be named for the Rolling Meadows community with that day's trophy presentation following the race made by Mayor Kenneth Nelson of Rolling Meadows.  In addition, Rolling Meadows will be represented at the track by various Rolling Meadows organizations such as police, fire and local charities.

WHAT:   
Community Appreciation Weekend to honor the residents and business of Rolling Meadows.  Residents and businesses of Rolling Meadows will enjoy free admission during the weekend when they reserve tickets online at www.arlingtonpark.com. Park goers should use coupon code - RMEADOWS in the "apply discount" section when purchasing each set of tickets.

WHEN:   
Friday, May 30 -      11:15 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Saturday, May 31 -  11:15 a.m.  - 6:00 p.m.
Sunday, June 1 -     11:15 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

WHERE:   
Arlington Park
2200 W. Euclid
Arlington Heights, IL 60006

PHOTO OPPORTUNITIES:
Trophy presentation with Rolling Meadows Mayor, Kenneth Nelson (May 31 only); representation of Rolling Meadows police, fire and local charities (May 31 only); residents of Rolling Meadows joining together to celebrate their community; Arlington Park grounds; horses and jockeys.