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83rd $200K LONGACRES MILE (G3) / FOUR $50K STAKES / RAILBIRD RALLY

August 12

 

The LONGACRES MILE dates back to 1935 when first held at the racetrack called Longacres in Renton which opened in 1933 and closed in 1992. The founder of Longacres – Joe Gottstein wanted a premier race in the Northwest. The 1935 race had an unheard of purse of $10,000.

So today is about the history of racing in Western Washington as horse facing fans come from all over every year to watch and wager on OUR biggest stakes race on the calendar.

We’ll have a Prime Rib & Salmon buffet on the fifth floor, call 253-288-7711 for reservations. Cost: $ 38.93- $ 45.42 (includes tax and gratuity). Child $ 15.58.

First race 2 PM.

Four stakes races on the card:

  • WTBOA Lads
  • Barbara Shinpoch
  • Emerald Distaff
  • Longacres Mile

 

 

Pony Rides in the Park (1-5 PM):


RAILBIRD RALLY    

11 AM – 1 PM in the Park ♦♦♦ FREE to attend with paid General Admission

Interviews with Mile personalities, trivia, prize drawings, food and drink specials!

$5 Rally Package Includes:

  • Emerald Downs Program
  • Raffle Ticket
  • Soda & Lunch Special

EMERALD DOWNS REWARDS MEMBERS

Swipe your card August 3-11 to receive a voucher for:

  • General Admission on August 12
  • Rally Package

 


Gates open at 9:30 AM. Please review our calendar for exact opening times.

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CLUBHOUSE CASINO

Floor 5

Open daily 12 PM (Noon) – 2 AM

Featuring 15 of your favorite table games!

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August 12
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