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