labor day weekend

Join us for the September Spectacular all Labor Day Weekend at parx racing! Featuring the $350,000 Smarty Jones G3, $350,000 Turf Monster G3 plus the $200,000 Turf Amazon Handicap. We'll be giving away Smarty Jones bobbleheads to the first 5,000 guests! All of this plus FREE family fun in the picnic grove including instant tote winners throughout the day, pony rides, moon bounces, face painting, horseshoe decorating, balloon artist, caricaturist, meet "parx the horse", jockey t-shirt toss, live music, souvenir merchandise, BBQ and food & drink specials!

schedule of events

Friday, August 31 Live Racing 2PM Post Time - Gates Open at 11am
  WMGK Andre Gardner Broadcast live 2-7pm
  Free Family Fun 2-5pm with moon bounce and 2 face painters
  BBQ & Drink Specials
Saturday, September 1 Live Racing 12:25PM Post Time - Gates Open at 11am
  Budweiser Clydesdales between the first & second race
  Free Family Fun 1-4pm with moon bounce and 2 face painters
  BBQ & Drink Specials
Sunday, September 2 Live Racing 12:25PM Post Time - Gates Open at 11am
  Free Family Fun 1-4pm
  BBQ
  Drink Specials
Monday, September 3 Labor Day Live Racing 12:25PM Post Time - Gates Open at 10am
  Smarty Jones Bobble Head giveaway to the first 5,000 guests
  $350,000 Smarty Jones Grade 3
  $350,000 Turf Monster Grade 3
  $200,000 Turf Amazon Handicap
  Instant tote winners throughout the day
  FREE Family Fun in the Picnic Grove including Pony Rides, Face Painting, Moon Bounces and Balloon Artist
  $5 Caricaturist and Horse Shoe decorating
  Jockey T-Shirt Toss after each race
  BBQ - Food & Drink Specials
  Souvenir Merchandise
  Live Band 'AXIS' in Picnic Grove from 1-4pm