In Today's Notes: Triple Crown-Tested 'Daddy' Named Late American Derby Nominee; Jockey Rosemary Homeister Jr.
Arlington Park's Independence Day "Racing, Music and Fireworks" celebration was warmly greeted by a crowd of 37,809 despite record-high heat that saw temperatures soar to triple digits.
In Today's Notes: Chamberlain Bridge Possible to Jump Back into Arlington Sprint; Graham, Stidham Win Arlington Jockey, Trainer Awards for June; Leading Jockey Francisco Torr
It isn't often that trainer Jim Bond sends a horse to Arlington, but the New York-based trainer picked the right spot for William Clifton Jr.'s Kitty in a Tizzy who invaded to capture the Grade III
Dear Arlington Racing Fan,
The Illinois Senate passed a bill (SB 1739) on May 1 that will authorize electronic gaming (slot machines) at Illinois racetracks. This bill will save Illinois horse racing, create new jobs and provide needed revenue to the State.
After going unclaimed for the first 23 racing days of the 2012 Arlington Park meeting, the JackPOT High-5 was finally solved on Sunday when one lucky bettor had the lone winning ticket worth $1,115
Seventy-seven horses, including five 2011 Illinois divisional champions, have been nominated to the six stakes races that comprise the June 16 Prairie State Festival at Arlington Park.
The Jackpot High-5 is a $1 wager that requires the bettor to select the first five finishers in exact order in the last race of the day.
In addition to six $125,000 stakes races restricted to Illinois-registered horses that comprise the annual Prairie State Festival on Saturday, June 16, there will be a fundraiser before, duri
Berths to TwinSpires.com Online Handicapping Championship to be Awarded
Arlington Park continues in its efforts to promote fan education with a series of 16 'Learn to Win' seminars to be held in the track's Park area during the 2012 season that gets underway Friday, Ma
Arlington Park & "Da Coach"; "Da Coach" & Arlington Park. Now that's a winning daily double!
After six months of meticulous planning, all 11 Illinois Trackside locations as well as Mr. D.'s Sports Bar in the Arlington Park grandstand unveiled state of the art wagering terminals which provide customers the very latest in wagering technology from United Tote. The successful conversion took place in the overnight hours of Tuesday, Jan. 3.
ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill. (Oct. 4, 2011) – Arlington Park will offer live money handicapping contests on five Saturdays this autumn at selected Trackside Off Track Betting locations.
ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill. (Oct. 4, 2011) – Arlington Park will offer a live money handicapping contest at all Illinois Trackside Off-Track Betting locations with a top prize of $500.