Your Weekly Horse Racing Update!

Enjoy live horse racing year-round at the Fresno Fairgrounds’ Starting Gate or at Club One Casino’s Polo Lounge! Admission is only $5 for the Starting Gate! You don’t want to miss this BIG weekend of racing! Whether you are experienced at wagering or a novice, come out and try your luck on the ponies!

Here are our HOT TICKET races for this weekend:

Thursday, April 20

  • $50,000 – Premiere S @Lone Star Park at Grand Prairie

Friday, April 21

  • $100,000 – Hilliard Lyons Doubledogdare S (gr. III) @ Keeneland

Saturday, April 22

  • $250,000 – Illinois Derby (gr. III) @ Hawthorne Race Course Inc.
  • $250,000 – Dixiana Elkhorn S @ Keeneland
  • $200,000 – Californian S @ Santa Anita Park
  • $125,000 – Federico Tesio S @ Laurel Park
  • $125,000 – Weber City Miss S @ Laurel Park
  • $100,000 – New York Stallion S (Park Avenue Div.) @ Aqueduct
  • $100,000 – Woodhaven S @ Aqueduct
  • $100,000 – San Juan Capistrano S (gr. III) @ Santa Anita Park
  • $100,000 – Woodstock S @ Woodbine
  • $75,000 – Dahlia S @ Laurel Park
  • $75,000 – Henry S. Clark S @ Laurel Park
  • $75,000 – Primonetta S @ Laurel Park
  • $75,000 – Mizdirection S @ Santa Anita Park
  • $50,000 – Gene Fleming Breeders’ Derby
  • $40,000 – Robert S. Molaro H @ Hawthorne Race Course Inc.
  • $40,000 – Third Chance H @ Hawthorne Race Course Inc.
  • $30,000 – Joanne Dye Breeders’ Oaks @ Turf Paradise
  • $25,000 – Ann Owens Distaff H @ Turf Paradise
  • $25,000 – Dwight D. Patterson H @ Turf Paradise
  • $25,000 – Lyman and Bradley Rollins H @ Turf Paradise

Sunday, April 23

  • $125,000 – Whimsical S (Can –III) @ Woodbine
  • $100,000 – Memories of Silver S @ Aqueduct
  • $100,000 – New York Stallion S (Times Square Div.) @ Aqueduct
  • $75,000 – Siren Lure S @ Santa Anita Park
  • $50,000 – Brighhouse Belles S @ Hastings Racecourse
  • $50,000 – Swift Thoroughbreds Inaugural S @ Hastings Racecourse
  • $50,000 – Wayne Hanks Memorial S @ Lone Star Park at Grand Prairie

When you go to either facility, be sure to ask for our “How to Bet” beginner’s guide for some great tips. Also, don’t be afraid to ask our staff for help in placing your bets.For more information on either facility, click here: http://www.fresnofair.com/satellite-wagering.