Saratoga Horse Racing

Discover the thrill of flat-track racing. Just minutes from the Gideon Putnam Resort, Saratoga Casino and Raceway hosts some of the best Upstate New York horse racing. Featuring a half-mile track, state-of-the-art simulcast facility, casino, restaurants and a nightclub, it’s not only a Saratoga Springs horse racing destination – but a full-service entertainment center.

Featuring harness racing from March through mid-December – and year-round nightlife and gaming action – Saratoga Raceway and Casino is one of the area’s hottest hot spots. Located just 1.1 miles from the resort, guests can easily walk, drive or take the resort’s free shuttle to (and from) the raceway.

In addition to nearby Saratoga horse racing, Gideon Putnam also offers guests a wide range of on-site activities and amenities, including:

• Tennis
• Hiking
• Swimming
• Championship golf
• Ice skating
• Snowshoeing
• Cross-country skiing
• Roosevelt Spa
• Putnam’s Restaurant & Bar

To see Upstate New York horse racing at its finest – and plan your next vacation – please visit our Specials & Packages page – or call one of our Saratoga Springs reservations specialists at 866-890-1171 (domestic) or 001-801-559-5006 (international) for personal assistance.

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