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Turf Paradise Race Course

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Fun Trying To Pick Winners

The wife and I regularly go to this race track to try to pick the best horse in the race. No... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
avie8tor
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Glendale, Arizona
Enjoyable but disappointing as well

Must always state, that we have attended Turf Paradise in the fall for the past fifteen plus years... read more

Reviewed 6 November 2018
westrain
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Las Cruces, New Mexico
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The wife and I regularly go to this race track to try to pick the best horse in the race. No, we're not that good at it but, it is a lot of fun trying. Depending on the time of year and the day of...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank avie8tor
Reviewed 6 November 2018

Must always state, that we have attended Turf Paradise in the fall for the past fifteen plus years. A prime phyiscal facility that is not being maintained inside as in the past. The elevator to the Turf Club and Club House area is a prime...More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank westrain
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Ostrich,zebra and camel racing along with the usual card made it a fun experience. The track was clen. The staff was great. We had aball-even won a bit.

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank charles d
Reviewed 4 May 2018

Staff go out of their way to make everything easy for placing bets, and providing an enjoyable experience. Very relaxing way to spend a day picking favorite horses by name, or by stats for experienced fans.

Date of experience: April 2018
2  Thank Seekgreatfoodalways
Reviewed 2 April 2018

I have been to alot of tracks in the US and Canada over the years, This is a unique place. It is a little out of its prime but had good attendance overall and was a great afternoon.

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank Walter P
Reviewed 21 March 2018 via mobile

Love going to the Turf Club, having lunch and watching the races. Wasn't that impressed this time with our meals or the service.....Great guy...very nice but kind of slow. Food was subpar....probably won't eat there again. Maybe just have dessert. Love the venue though and...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank victoriasL5443HM
Reviewed 18 March 2018

Celebrated St Patrick's Day at the track and Turf Paradise didn't disappoint. Comfortable seating, large parking lots, good police presence for safety, libations of choice, decent food choices and nice tables for two, four, six, even eight make for a very comfortable setting for a...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank ChiTDI
Reviewed 11 March 2018

Have been to tracks across the country, and would rate this track in the top ten for overall racing experience. VERY reasonable when considering parking, admission, and dining prices. The facilities are in decent shape and the track itself offers good site-lines. The staff is...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank TimeTraveler_800
Reviewed 23 January 2018

Good Sight Lines, Well Kept Course, can feel them coming down the last furlong as the crowd noise swells. Great people watching. Not many stoopers as in the main tracks. (stoopers are those guys at the big tracs going around and picking up discarded tickets...More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank fmiller100
Reviewed 3 January 2018

The Turf Club is the only way to enjoy this Race Track. Located on the 3rd. floor with an outstanding view of the track, it is spectacular. The food served at lunch is very tasty, all of the service is first rate and the opportunity...More

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank Paul G
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kutyafulu
26 March 2018|
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Response from TimeTraveler_800 | Reviewed this property |
I would not take children under 13 to the track that day. Will be very crowded because it is both Kentucky Derby Day as well as Cinqo de Mayo. Could get a bit rowdy.
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Elizabeth S
28 February 2018|
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Yes.
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23 January 2018|
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Certainly, You may
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