Turf Paradise to Open 63rd Racing Season October 13th
Turf Paradise will open its 63rd season of racing with a 131-day meet, featuring a stakes program worth $2 million. The meet will run from October 13 thru May 5. Racing will be conducted primarily on a 5-day a week basis, Saturday thru Wednesday with post time at 12:55 pm. The 38 scheduled stakes will be highlighted by the $75,000 Cotton Fitzsimmons Mile, January 12, The $75,000 Phoenix Gold Cup, February 9 and the $50,000 Turf Paradise Derby, February 16. The Arizona Thoroughbred Breeders’ Day, which features six state-bred stakes worth $185,000, will be held April 20.
Turf Paradise Welcomes Local Fans To Watch Racing History
Turf Paradise and its 55 OTB sites are getting ready to welcome local horse racing fans who may yet see another Triple Crown winner now that Justify has won the Kentucky Derby and the Preakness. The third race in the crown, The Belmont Stakes, takes place June 9th at Belmont Park in New York. Turf Paradise will be hosting local fans for a Belmont watching party...
Hours of Operation:
Simulcast Racing seven days a week starting at 9 a.m.
Live Racing Season: Oct - May
Gates open for General Public at 11 a.m.
Live Racing Sat - Wed - check calendar for exceptions