Arlington Million

The Arlington International Festival of Racing, presented by LiftMaster, is the must attend event of the summer.  Experience the biggest day of racing in Illinois with exclusive ticketed packages, big ways to win, and a celebration of the best racehorses in the world.

Food & Beverage Specials

Million Mary and Millionaire Tea on special throughout the track (served in 2015 official Arlington Million glass at select locations)

Join us in the Million Room and enjoy a fabulous day of world-class racing.   This venue offers a winning Chef's Table menu to go with a bevy of beverage options.

Check out all of Arlington's dining options here!


Live Entertainment (12:30-5:45):  Murley LIVE on the Miller Lite Band Stage*

 *Live entertainment available only to those with Million Party Zone tickets


Arlington Million Best Dressed Competition (After Race 2): The contest will take place next to the paddock near the Champagne Tent. Beginning immediately after the 2nd race, the contestants will strut their stuff and the Top Twenty will be chosen by the panel of judges. From those, only one Best Dressed Lady or Gentleman will be chosen! The Top Twenty will be invited for a champagne toast hosted by Valor Ladies in the Champagne Tent. Contestants who participate will be given a gift bag from Fashion at the Races full of raceday and fashionable goodies while supplies last!  Competition will be limited to the first 80 contestants to sign-up and will be judged by Briana Mott (Fashion at the Races), Rachel Jensen (Chicago Chic Blog) & Megan Jones (Valor Ladies).  Winner will receive a $500 Gift Certificate to Macy's. 

National Anthem (After Race 8): Sung by legendary singer, Jim Cornelison, with colors presented

Opening Ceremonies (After Race 4 & 5):  Don't miss special performances from the Metropolis Performing Arts Centre plus a "record" breaking track sing a long!

Giveaway: LiftMaster/Arlington Coozie to the first 1,000 guests through the gates

Enter To Win: Visit to enter the FastBet Mobile Ultimate Bet Challenge: The chance to bet $3,000 on one horse in the Arlington Million to WIN

Christine A. Moore Millinery Trunk Show: Hats for all racing and special events. 

Arlington International Racecourse offers a variety of Million Day All-Inclusive Packages.  Search below to find which venue options suits you and your group best!

Silks at 2200

The event in Silks at 2200 includes Admission, Daily Racing Guide, Chef’s Table and a four and a half hour Beer and Wine package. Reserved Seating outdoors is an additional charge. Package price is subject to applicable tax and service charge.

  • Location: Silks at 2200
  • Dress Code: Dressy Casual - Smart Casual
  • Price: $69.00 (adult price)

 VIP Lounge

Your all‐inclusive ticket in the Million VIP Lounge takes you to the wire with views of both the paddock and the track from our International Room. Your ticket includes a delicious delicious Chef's Table menu, a supreme open bar, live music and easy wagering with our mutuel tellers. Package price is subject to applicable tax and service charge.

  • Location: International Room
  • Dress Code: Dressy Business Casual
  • Price: Premium Seat on the Glass - $250.00 / Classic - $200.00

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Million Party Zone

The zone is complete with an exclusive Beer Garden menu (12:00-3:00PM) and complimentary beer mug with four and a half hours of an open beer and wine bar (12:00-4:30PM). Guests are encouraged to bring blankets and lawn chairs as seats are not guaranteed. Package price is subject to applicable tax and service charge.

  • Location: The Park
  • Dress Code: Dress Casual
  • Price: $74.00 (must be 21 or older)

There will be no day of sales for this ticket/access to the Zone.

Picnic & Canopy Tables

Be part of the action at Arlington International! Relax in the warm breeze and cheer among race fans in our Picnic & Canopy Tables.

  • Location: Apron Level under the overhang
  • Dress Code: N/A
  • Price: $40.00-55.00

Box & Reserved Seating

Make unforgettable racing memories in our Reserved Seats.  Located on the second & third floors above general admission, our guests have a choice of three (3) great seating options.  These seats provide a commanding view of all of the action for the entire race card.

  • Location: 2nd and 3rd Level
  • Dress Code: N/A
  • Price: $42.00-138.00

Terrace Cafe

Located just past the finish line, this outdoor café features upscale concession fare and one of the most exciting locations to spend the day.

  • Location: Apron Level - West
  • Dress Code: N/A
  • Price: $37.50-60.00

All inclusive packages are subject to applicable tax and service charge.

Arlington offers live racing and entertainment through September 26.  Don’t miss out on Arlington’s upcoming events like Miller Lite Party in the Park After Dark 80’s Night on August 28. Check out this season’s entire event schedule here.