Red Mile to Simulcast 33rd Breeders’ Cup World Championships on Friday and Saturday

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Red Mile to Simulcast 33rd Breeders’ Cup World Championships
on Friday and Saturday

LEXINGTON, KY (Nov. 1, 2016) – Fans are invited to go to Red Mile on Friday and Saturday to watch and wager on the Breeders’ Cup World Championships from Santa Anita. Keeneland is not open for simulcasting following the Oct. 29 conclusion of the Fall Meet.

In addition to the Breeders’ Cup and other races from Santa Anita, patrons at Red Mile can wager on simulcast Thoroughbred, Standardbred and American Quarter Horse racing. Major Thoroughbred tracks include Churchill Downs, Aqueduct, Golden Gate, Gulfstream West, Hawthorne, Laurel and Woodbine.

Here is key information about the Breeders’ Cup simulcast at Red Mile. All times are Eastern:

Friday:

  • Mutuel windows open at 8 a.m.
  • Seating, including Wagers Burgers & Brews and near the Finish Line Concession, is first-come, first-served. No reservations will be taken for those areas.
  • Post time for the first race at Santa Anita is 2:25 p.m. Post time for the day’s final Breeders’ Cup race, the Breeders’ Cup Distaff (G1), is 7:35 p.m.
  • Advance wagering on Saturday’s full Breeders’ Cup card is available.

Saturday:

  • A Breeders’ Cup Buffet is available in the Red Mile Clubhouse. Tickets are $60 per person and include a seat, buffet, nonalcoholic beverages and a program. The Clubhouse opens for seating at 12:30 p.m. Snacks will be available during the early afternoon, and the buffet will be served from 4-8 p.m. Tickets for the Breeders’ Cup Buffet may be purchased at http://redmileky.com/events/breeders-cup-buffet/
  • Seating elsewhere, including Wagers Burgers & Brews and near the Finish Line Concession, is first-come, first-served. No reservations will be taken for those areas. 
  • Mutuel windows open at 8 a.m.
  • Post time for the first race at Santa Anita is 1:15 p.m. The first Breeders’ Cup race is at 3:05 p.m. The Breeders’ Cup Classic will be run at 8:35 p.m.

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