$20 for a Horseracing Package for Two at Monmouth Park Race Track ($40 Value)

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In a Nutshell

Historic thoroughbred track rumbles through September, including Sundays filled with family activities and special events

The Fine Print

Expires Sep 1st, 2013. Limit 8/person. Valid only for option purchased. Must show valid ID matching name provided at checkout. Refundable only on day of purchase. Discount reflects Monmouth Park Race Track's current ticket prices-price may differ on day of the event. For ADA seating, call box office promptly upon receipt of voucher - availability is limited. Not valid on 7/28/13 (Haskell Day). Must redeem in 1 visit. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

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The Deal

  • $20 for a horseracing package for two (a $40 value)
  • Where: Monmouth Park Race Track
  • When: Any race day through Sunday, September 1; see the calendar
  • Seating: Clubhouse box; click here for more information
  • Door time: 11:30 a.m.; the first race takes place at 12:50 p.m.<p>

Packages include:

  • Admission for two to the clubhouse (a $10 value)
  • Two tickets for clubhouse box seating (a $6 value)
  • Valet parking for one vehicle (a $10 value)
  • Two official track programs (a $7 value)
  • A $2 betting voucher
  • $5 off at the gift shop<p>

Children 12 and under receive free admission.

The Scouting Report

In full stride for its 2013 season, the historic Monmouth Park Race Track hosts no less than three race days per week from now through September. That includes the 43rd annual Irish Festival on June 9, a Fourth of July celebration, and special events throughout the summer such as live music performances. During each race, the grandstand’s reserve clubhouse box seats afford some of the best views of the park’s dirt and turf tracks. In addition, every Sunday is family fun day, which features picnic areas and children’s activities such as clowns and pony rides.

Monmouth Park Race Track

On June 19, 1946, a veritable herd of racing fans—18,724 of them, in fact—galloped through the turnstiles at Monmouth Park Race Track. It was a gathering fit for a historic return, and indeed it was: 53 years separated that moment from the last time the track had hosted a race. Originally opened in 1870 in an effort to increase summer trade, Monmouth Park was immediately popular, earning the moniker “Newmarket of America," a reference to the famed course in England. Yet in 1894, the state of New Jersey banned wagering on horses, effectively ending the facility's operations. In the 1940s, though, a man named Amory M. Haskell lobbied to have that law reversed. Today, the track honors its legislative savior by hosting the annual $1 million Haskell Invitational, the richest Invitational in America. The1 1/8-mile race limited to standout 3-year-olds in a race “Where Champions Prove Their Greatness”.


Tips

95% of 216 customers

  • “So much fun!! :)”

  • “Great deal, really pleasant workers, very clean, love the Valet parking!”

  • “It was a great day but the folks that take your bet were very crabby( just one woman) it was really a great day & one of us won every race!”

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