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Arlington Park

#1 of 15 things to do in Arlington Heights Features Animals
2200 W Euclid Ave, Arlington Heights, IL 60005-1004
+1 847-385-7500
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Great time

Love ❤️ watching the horses run. The park is always clean and the service is always pleasant... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
ChicagoAlexis
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Chicago, Illinois
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Great Friday Night

I had not been here in many years and was so excited to be going last Friday. I was not... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Elizabeth S
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Described as "the most beautiful track in America", Arlington began Thoroughbred racing on October 13, 1927, when more than 20,000 fans braved the cold weather to celebrate the event in high style. Since then, Arlington International has become a social destination and perfect summer hangout to watch and wager on the amazing sport of Thoroughbred horse racing! Arlington offers beautiful venues for everything from corporate outings to reunions to weddings, and it's the ideal spot for groups of friends to catch-up, watch the ponies and meet new people. From Miller Lite Party in the Park on Friday, to Miller Lite Horses & Hops on Saturdays, to Sunday Family Days presented by Daily Herald and Lipton Iced Tea, it's always a great time!
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  • Very good31%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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2200 W Euclid Ave, Arlington Heights, IL 60005-1004
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Love ❤️ watching the horses run. The park is always clean and the service is always pleasant. Yesterday they had Ferris B. Day off theme so that was fun. They also had some interesting entertainers perform in between races.

Thank ChicagoAlexis
Reviewed 6 days ago

I had not been here in many years and was so excited to be going last Friday. I was not disappointed! The place was beautiful and clean. There was something for everyone. We went to see a friend who was playing in the band, Dupage....More

Thank Elizabeth S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Arlington Park has the best horse racing this side of Churchill Downs. The place is a class act. The top-rated race of the season is the Arlington Million, which brings in horses from as far away as Dubai. Derby and Preakness winners are attracted. This...More

Thank James T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a great family outing. They allow you to bring in food and drinks which keeps the day affordable. Buy your tickets ahead online to save a bit of money too. Been going for years with my family and it doesn't disappoint.

Thank Debbie P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The grounds are so beautiful. We visited on a recent Friday with friends. Races start at 3:15 p.m. on Fridays, so if you skip out a little early from work you can enjoy the day. We got Executive Box Seats. When you get thirsty or...More

1  Thank TahitiZ
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Located in Arlington Heights close to the train and rte 53. Sundays offer special attractions for little ones. It is just a nice clean place for gatherings. Check their website for specials. Great Bloody Mary's and Chicago blend popcorn are the best.

Thank jhults2016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Took a senior group here and they had a great time. There were many activities and much that they enjoyed, good food and drinks.

Thank readingcarrie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I love going to Arlington Park. The facility is clean, beautiful and relaxing. This is a GREAT place for horse racing.

Thank patrickfilippelli
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband's company outing. Never been. The grounds were so beautiful. The weather was perfect. Watching the races were exciting!! The horses were incredible to see. We had a nice tent. The food was ok. They had brats,smoked shredded Chicken, salad, veggie tray,chips and open...More

Thank Sandy C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Now that I'm betting more on the horses I find Arlington Racetrack better than ever. I still consider myself a novice in strategy, and so I appreciate the advice and patience that I receive at the window. The grounds are impeccably clean. The flowers adorn...More

Thank Gary P
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sparagi
24 June 2017|
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Response from 1RealReview | Reviewed this property |
Many people view the Fireworks from around the track, right along the track fenceline. N Wilke Road or W Euclid Ave.
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Lara L
14 June 2017|
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Response from Steve G | Reviewed this property |
Lara I'm really not sure you can call them 847 385 7400.I hope this helps you.
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donaldz855
5 May 2017|
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Response from Mark G | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure your best bet is to check out the race tracks website.
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