What comes to mind when you hear the name Saratoga? Of course the first thing to pop in your head should be the Saratoga Race Track, which is, without a doubt, the heart of the town and the highlight of their summer. For the 152nd year in a row, the track will open their gates to kick off another successful season to fulfill the traditions of the world’s oldest sporting venue. This year the crowd will be lining up come opening time at 11 a.m. Friday, July 24, as they eagerly await to hear, “And they’re off,” followed by the clattering of cheers, and the rush of the horses speeding by.
Unfortunately the season seems to fly by faster than we want, so mark your calendar, gather your top picks, wear your lucky socks, and get ready for another thrilling season of racing in Saratoga Springs, New York.
For more information, visit Saratoga’s Race Track website at saratogaracetrack.com