Saturday, June 22, 2013

June 22, 2013

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Gates Open First Post Admission
11:15 AM 1 PM $8 Adults/$2 Child

College Day

College Day

Whether you're a student, alumnus, or even just a fan, put on your favorite college or university t-shirt and join us for an exciting day at the races on College Day at Arlington International!

There are plenty of college-related activities and excitement to complement a full slate of Thoroughbred races.

On your way in, stop by the Grandstand or Clubhouse Information Desks to enter to win an iPad2

Sign up for the Arlington Baggo Tournament in the Park. Entry into the bracket will be limited to the first 16 teams. Registration will be on-site from 12:30-1:30. $250 in cash prizes will be awarded to the finalists, so head out early and get a few warm-up tosses in!

To top it all off, the rocking sounds of Prom Band will be in the Park all afternoon. 

Have an exceptional college student in your life? Everyone does! Could that student use a little financial boost for their upcoming semester? Of course! Well then, submit your pitch for why this significant student in your life deserves a $250 scholarship for the 2013-14 school year! College students of any level and any age are eligible to receive the award. Arlington International College Day Scholarship Giveaway.

More Events

  • Derby Bar Bus Trip

    Derby Bar
    Derby Bar bus trip to Arlington International!

    Spend the day with friends at the track without worrying about the drive from the city to Arlington International. Four special bus trips have been planned from Derby Bar (www.derbychicago.com) to Arlington International.

    Package includes ($34.00):
    1 drink at Derby Bar
    Bus ride with Miller Lite Package
    Miller Lite open bar for 2 hours in the Beer Garden in the Park at Arlington International
    1 Hot Dog
    1 Bag of Chips
    General Admission into Arlington International
    1 Daily Racing Guide

    Derby Bar Bus Trip Schedule:
    May 25th
    June 22nd
    August 3rd
    August 31st

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  • Arlington Handicapping Challenge

    Arlington Park will be offereing a series of live money handicapping contests during 2013.  Each contest in the series will offer as its top prize a trip to Las Vegas to participate in a national handicapping tournament during the winter of 2014.  Each contest in May - August will offer an expense-paid berth in the Horse Players World Series (or a cash prize of $1,500 if the winner should choose not to go to Las Vegas).  The two-day Sept. tournament will offer as its top prize an expense-paid berth in the DRF/NTRA National Handicapping Championship (NHC).  Prior to each contest, handicapper M. Scott McMannis will host a one-hour seminar on tournament basics as well as covering selected races from the day's live racing card.

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