Racing & Wagering

Successful Arlington Million Card Returns Positive Effects, Additional Races for Remainder of 2018 Meet

The 2018 Arlington International Festival of Racing, headlined by the 36th running of the Arlington Million, succeeded in surpassing wagering projections for the entire weekend.

Lucrative Carryovers on Tap for Sunday's Arlington Card

Sunday’s 8-race card at Arlington International Racecourse will feature a bevy of wagering opportunities with the Jackpot Pick 6, Late Pick 5 and Jackpot High 5 all offering substantial carryovers

Guaranteed Pools Bolster Wagering Menu on Arlington Million Day

With a lucrative 12-race card offered up for Saturday's International Festival of Racing, horseplayers will be treated to a bounty of wagering options including a total of $550,000 in Guaranteed Pi

Chicago Cubs, White Sox World Series Trophies Part of Impressive Display at Arlington's Champions Day

Arlington International Racecourse was delighted to present a one-of-a-kind opportunity for sports fans and fans of sports history on Saturday.

Eric Paslay to Perform on Arlington Million Day

Arlington International Racecourse is proud to announce a special performance

Fan Appreciation Day Kicks Off 2018 Arlington Season Featuring 36th Arlington Million and More

Live racing and entertainment return to Arlington International Racecourse in 2018 with another event-filled calendar making every day a great day to go to the races.

Arlington to Air Second Year of Spring/Summer Television Series on NBC Sports Chicago

Kicking off its second season April 21, Arlington International Racecourse brings a glimpse of the Sport of Kings to Chicago sports fans with news, events, and live guests during Good Day Arlington

Arlington to Adjust Saturday Post Times, Strengthen Saturday Cards Beginning July 16

Arlington International Racecourse has announced changes to the weekend racing landscape in Chicago effective Saturday, July 16.

Live Racing, Exotic Races, Derby Party and Mother's Day Highlight Opening Weekend

Arlington International Racecourse is set for its opening weekend with the most unique family entertainment in its storied history.

Arlington Fireworks; The Best Gets Better

Chicagoland’s Biggest and Best Fireworks Show set for Saturday, July 4 will be even bigger and better with an expanded show in 2015.

Happy Retirement "Jimmy G"

Since the late 1970s until his retirement at the end of last summer, Jimmy Greenwald toiled in relative anonymity and that was just fine for the television camera opera

ARLINGTON JOCKEYS VISIT LURIE CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL TUESDAY, SEPT. 16

Several members of the Arlington International Racecourse jockey colony joined in the effort to raise awareness of childhood cancer and

ARLINGTON MILLION AND INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL OF RACING TO BE SHOWN ON AT THE RACES AND RACING UK

Racing fans in the United Kingdom will be able to watch the Aug.

TEN SOPHOMORE FILLIES VIE IN GRADE III ARLINGTON OAKS

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Arlington Handicapping Challenge Set for Sunday, July 13

Four NHC Berths and one BCBC Berth Up for Grabs

Gaudet Excited to Get Started as Arlington's New Paddock Host

Gabby Gaudet is the new face on the Arlington International Racecourse broadcast team having just arrived from the Maryland circuit where she served as paddock host at Laurel Park and at Pimlico Race Course, which of course is home of the Preakness Stakes – the second jewel in Thoroughbred racing’s Triple Crown.

‘ARLINGTON UNIVERSITY’ BRANCHES OUT FOR 2014

Mobile units throughout the facility as well as a permanent central campus Always among the leaders in fan education, Arlington International Racecourse offers numerous ways to give new fans the best chance at having a successful day at the races, including our industry-leading Arlington University which will have an expanded presence for the 2014 season that begins Friday, May 2. 

Miniature Horses & Arlington Partnership is 'Mane in Heaven'

Arlington International Racecourse is pleased to be teaming up with the Mane in Heaven organization for a number of events during the track’s 2014 meeting that begins Friday, May 2.

"Arlington Live" Premieres April 26 on ESPN 1000

  ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill. (April 24, 2014) –  Arlington International Racecourse takes to the airwaves this season with a weekly Saturday morning radio show called “Arlington Live” which air on ESPN Chicago (1000 AM). Hosts Arlington’s Howard Sudberry and Alyssa Ali will give insight into the Sport of Kings, update fans on special events planned at Arlington in 2014 and have special giveaways each week.

Big Events Galore at Arlington for 2014 Season

ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill. (April 23, 2014) –  A food truck festival, two wine festivals and special days honoring Chicago’s top sports teams are just some of the highlights of the special events planned for the 89-day season at Arlington International Racecourse that begins on Friday, May 2.