Racing & Wagering

Arlington Racing Club Expands for 2010

Arlington Park, which introduced a season-long membership program on a limited basis last year, has announced an expanded "Arlington Racing Club" for 2010 with three different pack

Kentucky Derby Day, Mother's Day, Father's Day & July 3 Fireworks Spectacular Head 2010 Events Calendar


Arlington Honors the Chicago Symphany Orchestra & Chicago Moms Mother's Day Weekend May 8-9

For the first time, Arlington Park will host members of the world renowned Chicago Symphony Orchestra (CSO) on Saturday, May 8, 2010.  Families are encouraged to attend The Institute

Arlington to Offer 2-Day Live Money NHC Qualifier during 2010 Meet

Arlington Park will offer handicappers a chance to qualify for the DRF/NTRA National Handicapping Championship (NHC) to be held in Las Vegas in January 2011 with a two-day "live-money" to

Arlington Park Opening Weekend April 29-May 2 Features Great Eevent Line-Up

Arlington Park kicks off its 83rd season on Thursday,  April 29.

M Scott McMannis to Coordinate Arlington Park Contests & Seminars

M Scott McMannis has been named by Arlington Park to coordinate Arlington's expanding handicapping contest and seminar program.

Arlington Park & Levy Restaurants Job Fair March 6

Arlington Park, one of Chicago's "must go" summer sports and entertainment venues, and Levy Restaurants will be recruiting for several hundred jobs for the 2010 racing season at a Job F

Trackside OTB Spring Handicapping Contest Series/McMannis Seminar Schedule Announced

Arlington Park will again offer live money handicapping contests at selected Illinois Trackside OTB locations during the Spring of 2010 to be held in conjunction with handicapping seminars at each

Racing, Music & Fireworks July 3; Limited General Admission Tix Remain

The Independence Day holiday weekend is just around the corner and it's not too soon to mark the calendar for Arlington Park's July 3 "Racing, Music and Fireworks" spectacular.

Arlington Park Sends 27 Players to Upcoming National Tournaments

Arlington Park's aggressive schedule of "Live Money" handicapping contests in 2009 has led to a total of 27 players representing the track at upcoming Las Vegas-based national handicappin

Trackside Rockford to Relocate to Don Carter Lanes

Trackside Rockford, Illinois' oldest continuously operating off-track wagering facility which opened on Nov.

Chris Polzin Named Director of Racing & Racing Secretary

Christian Polzin, a longtime racing official on the Chicago circuit, has been named director of racing and racing secretary at Arlington Park it was announced Friday by track president Roy Arnold. Licensed for Illinois Residents to Wager on Races Online was licensed Tuesday by the Illinois Racing Board to offer online and telephone wagering on Thoroughbred racing, Standardbred racing and Quarter Horse racing from tracks from

A New Breed of "HORSEPOWER!"

On Sunday, September 27, family-style entertainment takes a new turn at Arlington Park to help celebrate the final day of the 2009 season.  The crown-jewel of Chicagoland thoroughbred activity welc

Trackside Fall Handicapping Contests to Coincide with McMannis Handicapping Seminars

Arlington Park will again bring their popular live money handicapping contests to selected Illinois Trackside OTB locations during the fall of 2009 to be held in conjunction with handicapping semin

Handicappers Kristufek & Spencer Fall "Learn to Win" Tour Dates Set

Daily Herald and handicapper Joe Kristufek will be on hand "talking horses" at Trackside OTB locations as part of his fifth "Learn to Win" tour that o

'Pigskins and Ponies' Sundays in September at Arlington

With the start of the professional football season slated for next weekend, football and horse racing fans should plan to make Arlington Park their Sunday home this September.

Arlington Schedules "Blackhawks Legends Day" Sept. 12

Hall-of-Fame hockey players Bobby Hull and Denis Savard will be on hand signing autographs Saturday, Sept. 12 when Arlington Park presents "Blackhawks Legends Day."

Thursday's 1st Race Delayed at Arlington

The first race at Arlington Park on Thursday was delayed by approximately a half an hour when a meeting between Arlington Park management and members of the jockey colony regarding a wide

Arlington Park Announces Resumption of OTB Handicapping Tour

Arlington Park, which introduced its first live money handicapping contests in 2008, will once again bring the popular contests to selected Illinois Trackside OTB locations during the Fall of 2009