Vernon Downs Horse Racing Track in New York
It may not have the classy and sophisticated atmosphere of the Belmont or Saratoga Race Track but Vernon Downs certainly doesn’t lack anything. An entertaining place for the whole family, this great harness racing raceway combines the thrill of harness racing and betting with the delights of video gaming and great food. All this is brought together in such a way that even your youngest children can accompany you and watch the horses strut their stuff. Situated in central New York State, you’d struggle to find a better venue that Vernon Downs.
Vernon Downs has plenty of great features for its patrons to enjoy. Besides being able to enjoy the races live, surrounded by an enthusiastic crowd and close enough to hear the thundering hooves pounding in your ears, you will be able to enjoy it on simulcast at the various indoor venues and on national channels. Food is provided in the form of the Trackside Deli, the Miracle Mile Restaurant & Bar and Lucky’s Restaurant & Bar on most days of the week. On race days you’ll also be able to enjoy the Gold Cup Buffet, where reservations are strongly recommended to ensure that you get a table.
The Casino at Vernon Downs adds to the vibrant atmosphere. Other facilities include lounge entertainment, concerts and live events, as well as a hotel with 170 comfortable suites. Why not make your next trip to the raceway a family trip? Bring the family for an exciting race, a great meal and some enjoyable entertainment followed by a great stay at the Vernon Downs hotel. It is a definite must if harness racing is a family passion!