Saturday, July 20, 2013

July 20, 2013

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

Guys Day Out

Grab the boys and get ready for our first Guys Day Out at Arlington!  It's all about cars, beer, food, and music in the park area for an afternoon packed with good times with your buddies.

For your viewing pleasure, cars from Volo Auto Museum will be on display throughout the park area and for your listening pleasure, Dave Tamkin & Company will be live on the main band stage. The 2nd Annual Hoffman Estates Police Explorer Car Show Fundraiser will also take place in the Park area today!

Be sure to try the featured drink of the day, "Makers Mark & Pepsi". Buy the featured drink and receive $2 off vintage Arlington glassware and a complimentary Makers Mark Wax Dipping! The "Makers Mark Dipping Station" will be in the Park from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Makers Mark

Guys Day Out Package includes: Unlimited Craft Beer Sampling from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. (2 oz. samples), two 12 oz. craft beers, 1 hot dog, Sample cup, and General Admission to Arlington International.

Taste craft beers from Blue Moon Brewing Company, Jacob Leinenkugel Brewing Company, Crispin Cider Company, Fox Barrel Cider Company and more!

  • Blue Moon Summer Variety (Blue Moon Belgian White Ale, Blue Moon Agave Nector Ale, Blue Moon Blackberry Tart Ale, Blue Moon Rounder Belgian Style Pale Ale, and Blue Moon Short Straw Farmhouse Red Ale - 5 Brews in all)
  • Blue Moon Vintage Ale (3 different brews)
  • Leinenkugel Summer Shandy
  • Leinenkugel Canoe Paddler
  • Leinenkugel Big Eddy Baltic Porter
  • Henry Weinhard's IPA
  • Batch 19 Pre-Prohibition Lager
  • Killian's Irish Red
  • Killian's Irish Stout
  • Peroni
  • Pilsner Urquell
  • Crispin Cider
  • Crispin Honey Crisp Cider
  • Third Shift Amber Lager
  • Redd's Apple Ale
  • Grolsch Lager
  • Big Eddy Scotch Ale
  • Big Eddy Imperial IPA
  • Leinenkugel Creamy Dark
  • Worthington's White Shield English IPA
  • Worthington's Red Shield Blonde Ale
  • Tyskie Gronie
  • Lech Premium Lager
  • Saint Stefanus Belgian Blonde Ale


Guys Day Out


More Events

  • Arlington Oaks

    Don't miss out on any of the excitement on the track as horses get in the gate for the Arlington Oaks (GIII).  The Arlington Oaks, $150,000 guaranteed, is a 1 1/8 mile on the main track.

  • 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.

  • Learn to Win Seminar at Arlington University

    As part of our new "Arlington University" located in the Park area, handicappers Joe Kristufek and Brian W. Spencer will be on hand to conduct Learn to Win seminars as well as provide one-on-one interaction for those customers wishing to hone their handicapping skills. Arlington University will be staffed with specially trained personnel every Friday, Saturday, Sunday and holiday from Memorial Day weekend until Labor Day weekend as well as on Saturday, May 4 (Kentucky Derby Day) and Sunday, May 12 (Mother's Day). 

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