Live Racing Fast Facts

2017 Live Racing Dates:  June 10 & 24, July 4 & 22 & September 16 & 30

NOTE:  This year due to special events and the July 4th Independence Day celebration we will have special Post Times!

June 10 First Post is Noon

June 24 First Post is 5pm

July 4th First Post is 1pm

July 22 First Post is 5pm

Sept 16 & 30 First Post is 4pm

NOTE:  SPECIAL TIME FOR JUNE 10th Belmont Block Party – Races Start at 12:00 pm Sharp with first race leaving the starting gates! 

GATES OPEN 1 HOUR EARLY – DON’T GET SHUT OUT!  COME EARLY – FIRST POST = THE ACTUAL TIME THE FIRST RACE LEAVES THE STARTING GATES!

Email: [email protected]
Website: www.IdaRacing.com

Address: Sandy Downs Event Center
6855 S. 15th East
Idaho Falls, Idaho 83404

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Wager Online IdaBet.com 7 Days A Week!  Sandy Downs and 300 other tracks world wide offered at your fingertips!

Daily Entertainment In Addition to Live Racing

∙  The Colt Whitmore Show – Entertainment and fun for the whole family. Games and Prizes every race day! Everyone’s a WINNER!

∙  Bounce Houses – $2 per child – all day pass

∙  Water Fun – Parents, if you want your children to get wet, please plan accordingly.  Weather Permitting

∙  Live Music – Local talent bringing you live music every race day

General Parking: Free

Veteran & Disabled Persons Special Parking: Special parking section up front by the admission gate.  Please show blue placard or military card.

Admission – $8 + $1 (City of Idaho Falls surcharge facility enhancement & future upgrades)
*Special Discount Coupon When Available!

Children – 10 yrs & under are free (must be accompanied by adult).

Veterans and their immediate family get in free with military ID

Stone Cold Picks/Racing Flat – $3.00

Live Programs (Additional request for program) – $3.00

Grandstand Seating – Free. First come first serve.

Picnic Seating on Lawn – Free

Please – Absolutely NO Outside Food or Beverage Items Permitted

Concession – YES! Lucky’s Grill – Good Eats and drinks

Ice Gold Beverages – Draft, Premium Beers & Wine Coolers – Happy Hour Discount 1 hr prior to the first race

Tote Company – United Tote

Photo Finish, Timing & Winner’s Circle Photos – Intermountain Photography, & Gene Wilson & Associates

Past Performances – Equibase Company