Live Racing

Enjoy Live Racing Excitement Octobe​r 8 - 18!

Only in Fresno can you enjoy the excitement of Live Horse Racing! Be sure to mark your calendars and join us in the Brian I. Tatarian Grandstand at the 2015 Big Fresno Fair for lots of hoof pounding action! A longstanding tradition of The Big Fresno Fair and the Valley, horse racing is one of those things that just has to be experienced live! Tickets will go on-sale in July 2015, so check back for more information or sign up to be a member of our Big Fair Fan Club (free email newsletter) and we'll tell you when tickets go on-sale, plus you'll get access to an exclusive pre-sale opportunity! Click here if you haven't signed up. 

Post-times (Subject to Change):

Monday - Friday 1:15 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday 12:15 p.m.

NOTE: Dark Days will be announced early Summer. 


Ground Floor Admission is FREE with paid admission to the Fairgrounds. Reserved or Box Seats are also available! 

The Luxury Deck:

Located on the third floor of the Brian I. Tatarian Grandstand, the Luxury Deck offers an exclusive wagering area, shaded tables, private bar, complimentary buffet, and a panoramic view of the track and the paddock. 

The Turf Club:

Located on the fourth floor of the Brian I. Tatarian Grandstand, the Turf Club offers a spacious indoor and outdoor seating, air conditioning, private bar, personal restrooms, isolated betting stands, and multiple TV screens broadcasting live horse races from across the nation.