Preview of Opening Day at Santa Anita Park

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Santa Anita Park opens its 76th winter/spring meeting, featuring the world’s best Thoroughbred horse
racing action. It’s the first day of a 71-day meeting that is sure to feature many promising three-year-old
horses on the trail to the Kentucky Derby and the other Triple Crown races. Last year, the winner and
second-place horse from both the Kentucky Derby and the Preakness came from Santa Anita, as well as
the second-place horse at the Belmont Stakes.  Live racing action begins at noon on Wednesday, December 26th
with races every 30 minutes the rest of the day.

Opening Day – Wednesday (December 26)
Gates open at 10 a.m., first race at noon
Noon-5 p.m. – Live horse racing
Dress to impress and wear your best hat for the “Fascinators and Fedoras” contest
Free Santa Anita calendar to all fans

285 West Huntington Drive – Arcadia, CA
Tickets start at $5
Santa Anita Park  

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