Welcome to Arlington International

At Arlington International, we aim to make every day of the season special by combining the excitement of Thoroughbred racing, gorgeous grounds and fantastic food to create a winning track experience for our guests!

Welcome to Arlington International

At Arlington International, we aim to make every day of the season special by combining the excitement of Thoroughbred racing, gorgeous grounds and fantastic food to create a winning track experience for our guests!

Featured Events

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Arlington Park

Country Night – Miller Lite Party in the Park After Dark

June 28, 2019

Giddy up for this special Country Night theme!  Come early for an exhilarating afternoon of racing then stay into the night for dancing, live country music, and themed fun! 

Arlington Park

NEW! Bacon, Beer & Bloodys

June 29, 2019

Name a better trio, we’ll wait. Experience bacon-infused dishes, bloodys with all the fixings, and ice cold beer in The Park!

Arlington Park

Renaissance Faire Family Day

June 30, 2019

Enjoy all of the fun of a classic renaissance faire! Thou shall not miss this event filled with family day activities, a live kids’ concert, amusement rides and games!

Arlington Park

Independence Day

July 04, 2019

Celebrate Independence Day at Arlington with special holiday racing and entertainment!

Arlington Park

Fireworks Night

July 05, 2019

Experience live music and entertainment all day and into the night while the best fireworks display you will ever experience kicks off just after dusk.

Arlington Park

Jockey Appreciation Day

July 06, 2019

Join us as Arlington dedicates a day to the human athletes of the sport who pilot our equine friends.

Arlington Park

First Responders’ Day featuring Breakfast at Arlington

July 07, 2019

Wake up with the horses and experience Breakfast at Arlington…then celebrate our honorable First Responders with First Responders’ Day. 

Arlington Park

Value Day & Free Family Movie Night: Frozen

July 11, 2019

Thursdays July-September* are Value Days at Arlington! Value Day features discounted pricing on admission, food & beverage, and seating.

Arlington Park

Food Truck Festival on Ride to the Million, presented by Miller Lite

July 13, 2019

Join us for the 6th annual Food Truck Festival featuring over 20 food trucks and multiple live bands! Plus, catch Arlington Million contenders in exciting prep races throughout the day.

Arlington Park

Chicago Bears Day

July 14, 2019

Bear Down and show your pride for the Monsters of the Midway at Arlington International.

Arlington Park

Value Day & Free Family Movie Night: Finding Nemo

July 18, 2019

Thursdays July-September* are Value Days at Arlington! Value Day features discounted pricing on admission, food & beverage, and seating.

Arlington Park

Miller Lite Party In The Park

July 19, 2019

At this after work stop, good things come in 3’s: $3 MillerCoors Drafts, $3 Food, $3 House Wine. 

Arlington Park

Brown & Clear with a Chance of Hops

July 20, 2019

Whether you like your whiskey neat, on the rocks, or straight up, this tasting ticket is exactly what you ordered.  Tasting ticket also includes beer and spirits.

Arlington Park

Mascot Day

July 21, 2019

Enjoy a day of racing with your favorite mascots! The day wouldn’t be complete without a mascot race out of the gate on the main track.

Arlington Park

Value Day & Free Family Movie Night: Lego Movie 2

July 25, 2019

Thursdays July-September* are Value Days at Arlington!  Value Day features discounted pricing on admission, food & beverage, and seating

Arlington Park

A Hard Day’s Night – Miller Lite Party in the Park After Dark

July 26, 2019

“Come Together” for this special Beatles Night! Come early for an exhilarating afternoon of racing then stay into the night for dancing, live music, and themed fun!

Arlington Park

Horses & Hounds, presented by Tito’s Handmade Vodka

July 27, 2019

Check out adoptable dogs and ways to help retired racehorses on a fun filled day of horses and hounds! 

Arlington Park

NEW! Outer Space Family Day

July 28, 2019

3…2…1… BLAST OFF! Explore outer space with family day activities, a live kids’ concert and amusement rides & games!

Arlington Park

Value Day

August 01, 2019

Thursdays July-September* are Value Days at Arlington!

Arlington Park

Around the World: 1 Week Countdown to the International Festival of Racing

August 03, 2019

The ONE-week countdown to the International Festival of Racing begins today!

Arlington Park

Breakfast at Arlington: Million Edition

August 04, 2019

Brunch with racing’s finest.

Arlington Park

Arlington Million Day: 37th Running

August 10, 2019

The Arlington International Festival of Racing is THE must attend event of the summer.

Arlington Park

Family Day

August 11, 2019

Make family memories that will last a lifetime with special activities geared towards family fun. 

Arlington Park

NEW! Aloha Arlington

August 17, 2019

Get lei’d as Arlington turns tropical for the day. Experience live racing action & a Hawaiian Luau. Aloha Arlington is free with General Admission, but to experience the event with the best value, purchase a VIP ticket.

Arlington Park

Arlington’s Got Talent

August 18, 2019

Every child is a star!  This Family Day features a kids’ talent show with riveting performances throughout the day and prizes for win, place, and show! 

Arlington Park

Chicago Wolves Day

August 24, 2019

Arlington’s been thrown to the Wolves! Enjoy a day of racing featuring hockey and horses with Chicago Wolves Day.

Arlington Park

NEW! Super Safari Quest Family Day

August 25, 2019

Get wild at Arlington for this Themed Family Day!  Experience the “Big Five” and enjoy family day activities, a live kids’ concert, and amusement rides & games. 

Arlington Park

90’s Night – Miller Lite Party in the Park After Dark

August 30, 2019

Don’t be a dweeb…get ready for this special 90’s event!  Come early for an exhilarating afternoon of racing then stay into the night for dancing, live music, and themed fun! 

Arlington Park

Germanfest

August 31, 2019

Dust off your lederhosen for Arlington’s Germanfest. Get your fill of Oom-Pah musical beats, beer, and delicious food.

Arlington Park

Arli Goes Back to School featuring Breakfast at Arlington

September 01, 2019

Summer has ended and kids and Arli are getting ready to go back to school!  Wake up with the horses and experience Breakfast at Arlington...then come celebrate Arli’s departure and final Sunday Family Day of the season. 

Arlington Park

Labor Day Featuring the Jockey Jog 5K Run/Walk Benefiting the PDJF

September 02, 2019

Celebrate Labor Day at Arlington starting with the Jockey Jog 5K Run/Walk and then spend the afternoon enjoying special holiday racing and entertainment.

Arlington Park

Binny’s Taste at the Track

September 07, 2019

Taste hundreds of varieties of wine and enjoy samples of delicious food all at one of the largest wine tasting events of the Fall.

Arlington Park

Live Racing

September 13, 2019

TGIF!  Live racing begins at 1:25pm. 

Arlington Park

Luck of the Irish

September 14, 2019

It’s half way to St. Patrick’s Day!  Everyone’s Irish for this event!  Enjoy Irish music, performances, and great food and beverage specials in the Park. 

Arlington Park

Live Racing

September 18, 2019

Live racing begins at 1:25pm.

Arlington Park

Live Racing

September 20, 2019

TGIF! Live racing begins at 1:25pm.

Arlington Park

Drink Arlington Dry: Closing Day

September 21, 2019

Arlington closes the 2019 season with a multitude of drink specials and giveaways to thank our loyal fans!

Arlington Park

Free Halloween Family Movie Night

October 18, 2019

An Arlington Paddock Production Presents a free spooky screening of a Halloween classic! Plus, family fun, themed food and drink specials, and enter-to-win prizes! *No Live Racing

Arlington Park

Breakfast with Santa – December 14

December 14, 2019

The track is clear for Santa’s sleigh.  Enjoy breakfast in the Million Room Restaurant.  Breakfast with Santa includes a photo with Santa, kids’ crafts, Christmas music, cookie decorating, and more! New in 2019: two dates to choose from! Breakfast with Santa will be hosted on December 14th and 15th.  *No Live Racing

Arlington Park

Country Night – Miller Lite Party in the Park After Dark

June 28, 2019

Giddy up for this special Country Night theme!  Come early for an exhilarating afternoon of racing then stay into the night for dancing, live country music, and themed fun! 

Arlington Park

NEW! Bacon, Beer & Bloodys

June 29, 2019

Name a better trio, we’ll wait. Experience bacon-infused dishes, bloodys with all the fixings, and ice cold beer in The Park!

Arlington Park

Renaissance Faire Family Day

June 30, 2019

Enjoy all of the fun of a classic renaissance faire! Thou shall not miss this event filled with family day activities, a live kids’ concert, amusement rides and games!

Arlington Park

Independence Day

July 04, 2019

Celebrate Independence Day at Arlington with special holiday racing and entertainment!

Arlington Park

Fireworks Night

July 05, 2019

Experience live music and entertainment all day and into the night while the best fireworks display you will ever experience kicks off just after dusk.

Arlington Park

Jockey Appreciation Day

July 06, 2019

Join us as Arlington dedicates a day to the human athletes of the sport who pilot our equine friends.

Arlington Park

First Responders’ Day featuring Breakfast at Arlington

July 07, 2019

Wake up with the horses and experience Breakfast at Arlington…then celebrate our honorable First Responders with First Responders’ Day. 

Arlington Park

Value Day & Free Family Movie Night: Frozen

July 11, 2019

Thursdays July-September* are Value Days at Arlington! Value Day features discounted pricing on admission, food & beverage, and seating.

Arlington Park

Food Truck Festival on Ride to the Million, presented by Miller Lite

July 13, 2019

Join us for the 6th annual Food Truck Festival featuring over 20 food trucks and multiple live bands! Plus, catch Arlington Million contenders in exciting prep races throughout the day.

Arlington Park

Chicago Bears Day

July 14, 2019

Bear Down and show your pride for the Monsters of the Midway at Arlington International.

Arlington Park

Value Day & Free Family Movie Night: Finding Nemo

July 18, 2019

Thursdays July-September* are Value Days at Arlington! Value Day features discounted pricing on admission, food & beverage, and seating.

Arlington Park

Miller Lite Party In The Park

July 19, 2019

At this after work stop, good things come in 3’s: $3 MillerCoors Drafts, $3 Food, $3 House Wine. 

Arlington Park

Brown & Clear with a Chance of Hops

July 20, 2019

Whether you like your whiskey neat, on the rocks, or straight up, this tasting ticket is exactly what you ordered.  Tasting ticket also includes beer and spirits.

Arlington Park

Mascot Day

July 21, 2019

Enjoy a day of racing with your favorite mascots! The day wouldn’t be complete without a mascot race out of the gate on the main track.

Arlington Park

Value Day & Free Family Movie Night: Lego Movie 2

July 25, 2019

Thursdays July-September* are Value Days at Arlington!  Value Day features discounted pricing on admission, food & beverage, and seating

Arlington Park

A Hard Day’s Night – Miller Lite Party in the Park After Dark

July 26, 2019

“Come Together” for this special Beatles Night! Come early for an exhilarating afternoon of racing then stay into the night for dancing, live music, and themed fun!

Arlington Park

Horses & Hounds, presented by Tito’s Handmade Vodka

July 27, 2019

Check out adoptable dogs and ways to help retired racehorses on a fun filled day of horses and hounds! 

Arlington Park

NEW! Outer Space Family Day

July 28, 2019

3…2…1… BLAST OFF! Explore outer space with family day activities, a live kids’ concert and amusement rides & games!

Arlington Park

Value Day

August 01, 2019

Thursdays July-September* are Value Days at Arlington!

Arlington Park

Around the World: 1 Week Countdown to the International Festival of Racing

August 03, 2019

The ONE-week countdown to the International Festival of Racing begins today!

Arlington Park

Breakfast at Arlington: Million Edition

August 04, 2019

Brunch with racing’s finest.

Arlington Park

Arlington Million Day: 37th Running

August 10, 2019

The Arlington International Festival of Racing is THE must attend event of the summer.

Arlington Park

Family Day

August 11, 2019

Make family memories that will last a lifetime with special activities geared towards family fun. 

Arlington Park

NEW! Aloha Arlington

August 17, 2019

Get lei’d as Arlington turns tropical for the day. Experience live racing action & a Hawaiian Luau. Aloha Arlington is free with General Admission, but to experience the event with the best value, purchase a VIP ticket.

Arlington Park

Arlington’s Got Talent

August 18, 2019

Every child is a star!  This Family Day features a kids’ talent show with riveting performances throughout the day and prizes for win, place, and show! 

Arlington Park

Chicago Wolves Day

August 24, 2019

Arlington’s been thrown to the Wolves! Enjoy a day of racing featuring hockey and horses with Chicago Wolves Day.

Arlington Park

NEW! Super Safari Quest Family Day

August 25, 2019

Get wild at Arlington for this Themed Family Day!  Experience the “Big Five” and enjoy family day activities, a live kids’ concert, and amusement rides & games. 

Arlington Park

90’s Night – Miller Lite Party in the Park After Dark

August 30, 2019

Don’t be a dweeb…get ready for this special 90’s event!  Come early for an exhilarating afternoon of racing then stay into the night for dancing, live music, and themed fun! 

Arlington Park

Germanfest

August 31, 2019

Dust off your lederhosen for Arlington’s Germanfest. Get your fill of Oom-Pah musical beats, beer, and delicious food.

Arlington Park

Arli Goes Back to School featuring Breakfast at Arlington

September 01, 2019

Summer has ended and kids and Arli are getting ready to go back to school!  Wake up with the horses and experience Breakfast at Arlington...then come celebrate Arli’s departure and final Sunday Family Day of the season. 

Arlington Park

Labor Day Featuring the Jockey Jog 5K Run/Walk Benefiting the PDJF

September 02, 2019

Celebrate Labor Day at Arlington starting with the Jockey Jog 5K Run/Walk and then spend the afternoon enjoying special holiday racing and entertainment.

Arlington Park

Binny’s Taste at the Track

September 07, 2019

Taste hundreds of varieties of wine and enjoy samples of delicious food all at one of the largest wine tasting events of the Fall.

Arlington Park

Live Racing

September 13, 2019

TGIF!  Live racing begins at 1:25pm. 

Arlington Park

Luck of the Irish

September 14, 2019

It’s half way to St. Patrick’s Day!  Everyone’s Irish for this event!  Enjoy Irish music, performances, and great food and beverage specials in the Park. 

Arlington Park

Live Racing

September 18, 2019

Live racing begins at 1:25pm.

Arlington Park

Live Racing

September 20, 2019

TGIF! Live racing begins at 1:25pm.

Arlington Park

Drink Arlington Dry: Closing Day

September 21, 2019

Arlington closes the 2019 season with a multitude of drink specials and giveaways to thank our loyal fans!

Arlington Park

Free Halloween Family Movie Night

October 18, 2019

An Arlington Paddock Production Presents a free spooky screening of a Halloween classic! Plus, family fun, themed food and drink specials, and enter-to-win prizes! *No Live Racing

Arlington Park

Breakfast with Santa – December 14

December 14, 2019

The track is clear for Santa’s sleigh.  Enjoy breakfast in the Million Room Restaurant.  Breakfast with Santa includes a photo with Santa, kids’ crafts, Christmas music, cookie decorating, and more! New in 2019: two dates to choose from! Breakfast with Santa will be hosted on December 14th and 15th.  *No Live Racing

Whether you're looking for a fun and exciting day out with friends and family, a casual and charming afternoon at the races, or a sophisticated and stylish get-together, Arlington International offers an extraordinary experience for everyone!

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What To Wear

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General Information

To make your trip to Arlington the best experience possible, please take a minute or two to learn about the track and our many amenities. The 2019 racing schedule kicks-off on May 3 and runs through September 21. We race rain or shine!

Policies

Get the best out of your Arlington Experience and read about Arlington’s Park Policies including allowable and prohibited items, venues with dress codes, and accommodations.
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