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Saratoga Race Track Opening Day

race horses lined up at the starting gate at saratoga
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Phone:(518) 584-6200

The highlight of summer in Saratoga is the summer racing meet, featuring world class thoroughbred horse racing! Saratoga Race Course Opening Day is Thursday, July 15, 2021 - so get ready for another thrilling season of racing in Saratoga Springs!

There will be numerous Saratoga Springs-based musical acts throughout the afternoon on Opening Day, including a quartet from the Racing City Chorus, who will greet patrons at the gates.

Tenor Angelo Mazzone, Jr. will deliver a special performance of the National Anthem, and local high-energy music ensemble Soul Session will perform trackside and at the Volcan Tequila Summer Music Stage during the afternoon.

Additionally, fans throughout the venue will be encouraged to raise a glass of Moët and Chandon to the 2021 season during a track wide champagne toast.

Fans who show proof of vaccination via the New York State Excelsior Pass will receive free Grandstand general admission.

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