Racing & Wagering

Chicago Bears Day June 12

It’s horses---and Bears---Chicago Bears, that is!

Arlington Announces Largest Fireworks Display in Track's History as Part of Racing, Music and Fireworks Celebration on Saturday, July 2

Barn Notes: Wed. June 1

Crowd of 29,772 Welcome Haley Reinhart Home at Arlington Park

Learn to Win Seminars Return for 2011

Pick 4 & Pick 5 Minimum Reduced to 50-cents; Pick 5 and High 5 Takeout Reduced to 15%

As part of an aggressive customer-friendly overhaul of Arlington Park’s wagering format for the upcoming 2011 racing season, the track plans to lower the minimum wager on the Pick

Arlington Park Open House on Friday, May 6 to Kickoff Opening Weekend Celebrations

Million Room Sold Out for Mother's Day at Arlington; Additional Dining Options Still Available

Sales Overall Strong for Upcoming Season

Mr. D.’S Sports Bar to Hold Official Blackhawks Roadwatch Friday for Game 2 of Hawks-Canucks

All the excitement of watching the Chicago Blackhawks play at the United Center is coming to Mr.

2011 Arlington Park Season Termed “Entertainment Extravaganza"

Tickets for All Events on Sale April 1

Trackside Spring Handicapping Series Returns

Arlington Park will offer live money handicapping contests on four Saturdays in April at all Illinois Trackside Off Track Betting locations. Each weekly winner from each location will get a chance to compete for a berth in Coast Casino's Horseplayer World Series to be held in the winter of 2012.

“Spring Training" at Arlington Begins with the Re-Opening of Mr. D.'s Sports Bar

When pitchers and catchers report to destinations in Florida and Arizona in baseball, it means Spring Training in baseball has begun.  In that same vein, the return of handicappers and bettors

Arlington, ITHA Agree to Bank Purse Money Based Upon Size of Field

In a continued effort to provide the wagering public the best racing product possible, Arlington Park and the Illinois Thoroughbred Horseman’s Association (ITHA) have reached an agreement to bank p

Arlington Swaps Thursdays for Wednesdays in May and June

Arlington Park will alter its 2011 racing schedule during the months of May and June by racing on a Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday basis before reverting to a Thursday thro

Geraldine Grosspietsch Promted to Director of Sales

Geraldine Grosspietsch has been promoted to the position of Director of Sales at Arlington Park it was announced Tuesday by Tony Petrillo, Arlington Park’s General Manager.

Sudberry Joins Arlington as Sr. Director Marketing/Communications

Longtime television sportscaster Howard Sudberry has joined Arlington Park as Senior Director of Marketing and Communications.

Jean Laurenz

Arlington Park Bugler Jean Laurenz Finalist for You Tube Symphony Orchestra 2011

Arlington Park bugler Jean Laurenz has been selected as a finalist for the You Tube Symphony Orchestra 2011. The classically trained musician is one of 12 trumpeters selected for this honor.

Tony Petrillo Named General Manager of Arlington Park

Churchill Downs Incorporated ("CDI") (NASDAQ: CHDN) announced today that Tony Petrillo, Vice President, Facilities & Operations with 17 years of service at Arlington Park, has been

Roy Arnold to Leave Arlington Park

Churchill Downs Incorporated ("Churchill Downs") (NASDAQ: CHDN) announced today that Roy Arnold, who since April 2006 has served as president of Arlington Park and its network of

Longshots Sports Bar to Remain Open Saturdays & Sundays During Off-Season

Longshots Sports Bar and Grill, a popular destination at Arlington Park during the just completed live meet, will remain open Saturdays and Sundays during the off-season for fans to watch professio