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Saratoga Casino & Raceway: Harness Track Racing and Video Gaming
Saratoga Casino and Raceway – also known as the RACINO - combines the exhilaration of the racetrack with the excitement of gaming!
About Saratoga Casino And Raceway
Experience over 1,700 state-of-the-art video gaming machines and live harness racing in a classic setting that bows to the traditional elegance that is quintessentially Saratoga Springs! Add to that your choice of extraordinary dining options and an opportunity to dance the night away with popular artists at Vapor, one of the areas hottest night clubs, and you've got a winner!
The Place to Play and Win!Fun is a sure bet with over 1,700 slots! The casino features a full variety of game themes, including video poker, progressives and Keno with individual and multi-denominations ranging from a penny wager to $25. The Racino is also the first in New York State to offer Electronic Roulette! They have also introduced Electronic Caps. These games feature all of the excitement of the traditional casino game with the fun of community play, and the private comfort of separate terminals!
Delicious Dining Experiences!There’s no shortage of food options at Saratoga Casino and Raceway! For a quick break, check out the casual menu at Lucky Joe’s, and even bring your food right to your favorite game! Or choose to sit down and reward yourself with unlimited selection at the all-you-can-eat Garden Buffet, located right next to the action on the gaming floor. To celebrate a special occasion, or for a more upscale atmosphere, Fortune’s Restaurant is the right choice. Overlooking heart-pounding live harness racing, it’s the most unique dining experience in the Capital District.
Harness Racing –Rich with History!This is the 74th year of live harness racing and the Racino's half-mile track has been called the most beautiful in the country! View live races outdoors at the rail, in the lower clubhouse, up in the Grandstand or while dining at Lucky Joe’s or Fortunes Restaurant. For the ultimate in racing and dining experience, you can place a wager right from your table at Fortunes! Enjoy daily simulcast racing from tracks across the country on the giant flat-screens and beat the heat and traffic by wagering on Saratoga Race Course from the air-conditioned mezzanine.
Party and Play all Night!There’s always a party at Vapor, an exhilarating night club located just off the gaming floor. Vapor is the hottest club in the Capital Region with a modern, casually chic atmosphere complete with incredible lighting effects and plush VIP lounges. Sip cocktails and dance the night away, while watching live performances from national and local acts.
**Note: The Saratoga Raceway is different from the Saratoga Race Course. The raceway offers harness racing and gaming, the Race Course is thoroughbred horse racing. The thoroughbred Race Course season typically lasts from the last week of July through Labor Day weekend. Visit Saratoga Racetrack for more information.