Opening Day at the Great Race Place December 26


There’s no need to experience a post-holiday let-down, Santa Anita’s Opening Day will take place on December 26! Join fans in experiencing the thrill of world-class racing, the biggest guaranteed wagering pools in the country, and gifts for fans. The first post time for the day’s blockbuster 10-race program is at 11:30am.

An Opening Day Beer and Cider Festival will feature gourmet beer or cider tastings, and club house admission. Gourmet Food Trucks will be located around the Kingsbury Fountain.

A Family Fun Zone in the Infield will feature Ice Skating, inflatable bouncers, pony rides, face painting, carnival games and more.

Santa Anita will provide free Club House Admission to all college students with current student ID. And along with Mathis Brothers Furniture, Santa Anita will tender four $2,500 college scholarships which will be given away throughout the day. 

All fans will receive a beautiful 2019 Santa Anita Wall Calendar free with paid admission and Mathis Brothers Furniture will provide a plush Thoroughbred toy to the first 4,000 kids 12 and under, when accompanied by an adult with paid admission. 

For more information on Santa Anita’s Winter Meet opening day, please visit or call (626) 574-RACE.

Posted on December 24, 2018 at 9:57 pm
Sue Cook | Category: Just for Fun

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