Whether you’re looking for a fun and exciting day out with friends and family, a casual and charming
afternoon at the races, or a sophisticated and stylish get-together, Arlington International offers an
extraordinary experience for everyone!
Arlington International Racecourse epitomizes everything about the Sport of Kings, offering the best of Thoroughbred racing in a setting rooted deep in tradition. Racing occurs over Arlington’s renowned turf course and a synthetic main track. The Chicagoland tradition continues with the International Festival of Racing, featuring the Arlington Million, a day that draws horses, owners, trainers, jockeys, and fans from every corner of the world.
Arlington International is one of the top 10 entertainment destinations in Chicagoland. In addition to thrilling Thoroughbred horse racing, the season is filled with must attend special events ranging from wine tastings to concerts to themed family days. Most events are free with General Admission but, when applicable, to experience the events with the best value, purchase a VIP ticket!
Arlington International Racecourse is the ultimate summer event destination. Dazzle your guests with unparalleled hospitality, delicious food & drink, and on the edge of your seat racing excitement. Even when the horses go back to their hay, there are plenty of reasons to come out and play with year round group event options ranging from parties, expos, meetings, and weddings.
Arlington International features a variety of dining options to host guest outings. We accept dining reservations to the Million Room Restaurant, Terrace Cafe, Cowboy Grille, and Miller Lite Finish Line. Also enjoy walk-up dining at Cobey’s Food Court, concession stands, and Mr. D’s Sports Bar.
Restaurant Hours: Gates open to last race. Mr. D’s Sports Bar Hours: Gates open to 1-2 hours after last race.NO OUTSIDE FOOD OR BEVERAGES WILL BE PERMITTED
READY, SET, BET!
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