Racing & Wagering

Miller Lite Party in the Park Returns Memorial Day Weekend

Once again this summer, Arlington Park will be "the place to be" to kick off your weekends with the Miller Lite Party in the Park on Friday afternoons.

Arlington to Offer HD Simulcast of Every Race during 2010 Meet

Arlington Park will offer high definition ("HD") simulcasts of all of its races when the historic Chicago area track opens its 2010 Thoroughbred meet on April 29.

Arlington Safety Efforts Will Require All Jockeys to Enroll in Electronic Medical Record Database

Effective with the start of its 2010 race meet on Thursday, April 29, Arlington Park announced today that it would join Keeneland Race Course in Lexington, Ky in requiring participating jockey's to

Chefs' Fest 2010 Slated for Tuesday, May 11

Chefs' Fest 2010, the original food & beverage sampling event, returns May 11, 2010 from 5:00pm to 8:00pm at Arlington Park Racecourse.

Arlington Park First-Day Ticket Sales Brisk

First-day ticket sales were brisk for many of Arlington Park's major race days as the track's entire inventory for the 2010 season went on sale Thursday, April 1, both at the track's Website

Trackside to Open Second Waukegan Location in Sundance Saloon

The Illinois Racing Board granted Arlington Park a license to open a second Trackside wagering operation in the City of Waukegan with the new operation to be located within Sundance Saloon at 300 L

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