Live Race Day Promotions

Many promotions are scheduled throughout the upcoming live racing season (April 20 – September 22) including three Sundays of dog racing.

Here are dates for the races and when registration opens for the three events.

June 9Bulldog & Beagle races (Registration open) ENTRY FORM

July 7Wiener Dog & Wannabe races (Registration opens April 24)

August 4Corgi Races (Registration opens May 22)

Promotions & Big Days

April 20 Opening Day (Jewelry drawings) / Buffet

April 27-28Teacher Appreciation Weekend

May 4Kentucky Derby Day (Hat contest) / Buffet

May 5Cinco de Mayo celebration

May 10Fab Friday (T-shirt giveaway, wear back on any Fab Friday for free admission)

May 11Mother’s Day Saturday / Buffet

May 12 Mother’s Day / Buffet

May 18Preakness Stakes / Preakness Pancakes

May 19Exotic racing (Camels, Ostriches & Zebras)

May 26Armed Forces Day / Outdoors drawings

May 27Memorial Day

June 1First Responders Day

June 2 Handicapping contest / Hawk Fest (In the Park)

June 9 – Bulldog & Beagle Race Day

June 14-16Indian Relay races

June 16Father’s Day (Cap giveaway) / Buffet

June 22-23 Food Truck Fest

July 3Fireworks Spectacular

July 6Ladies Night/Chocolate Festival

July 7Wiener Dog & Wannabe races

July 13British Night

July 14Irish Day

July 21Premio Esmeralda

July 27Pride Night

August 4Corgi Races

August 10Washington Racing Festival / Run the Mile

August 11Championship Sunday (Longacres Mile, Muckleshoot Derby, Emerald Distaff & Washington Oaks)

August 25 – Handicapping contest

August 31End of Summer Party in the Park

September 1 Italian Day

September 8Beer Fest

September 22Closing Day

Family Fun Days

(Fun activities in the Park 1- 5 PM; kids race on the racetrack)

Activities include:

  • Bounce houses
  • Face painters
  • Wax hands
  • Pony rides

May 25-27 (Memorial Day Weekend)

June 30

July 28

August 18

Fab Fridays

Join us every Friday for live music outside by the Winner’s Circle, drink specials and the $1,000 horseshoe toss.

Band Lineup

May 10  – Jimmy Vegas Band

May 17 – Folsm Prism

May 24 – Stonesy

May 31 – Elton Joel

June 7 – Maile Mae

June 21 – Stay Grounded Band

June 28 – Jealous Dogs (Pretenders tribute)

July 3 – The Retros (Fireworks Spectacular)

July 5 – The Fabulous Murphtones

July 19 – Kaitie Wade

August 2 – Kellee Bradley Band

August 9 – Outta Control

August 16 – Triple Treat Band

August 23 – Dakota Poorman

August 30 – Kim Archer Band

September 13 – Mighty Dreadful Stringband

September 20 – The North of 50 Band