Alumni: 84,000   Students: 17,000

Event Details

Description: Please join alumni, students, faculty and friends for this very special day at Saratoga Race Course.
More Info: It's hard to believe, but this year marks the 25th annual Empire State College Day at the Races!

To celebrate this milestone, we've added a few special features, including a 25th anniversary gift and an alumni student happy hour at the end of the day hosted by the new president of SUNY Empire State College.

In addition, in honor of the 25th anniversary, the first 50 people to register will pay only $35.00 for them and their guests. That's $10.00 off the ticket price. So don't delay sign up today!

Your ticket price includes:
-Grandstand admission
-Grandstand seat
-Continental breakfast
-Champagne Toast
-Handicapping seminar
-25th Anniversary gift for all
-Box lunch

There are also reserved parking spots available across from the track for an extra optional fee.

We also have reserved a small block of rooms at the Holiday Inn for your convenience. To reserve a room for August 1, please call the hotel directly at 518-584-4550 and ask for the Empire State College Day at the Races rate. Code Number CR6.

Please join us!

10:00am - Continental breakfast, ticket pick up
11:00am - Handicapping Seminar, then leave for the track
1:00pm - Post Time for Race 1

Can't make it for the whole day?
4:00pm - Happy hour for track guests or those who can't join us earlier. Our young alumni are especially welcome. Meet at the Paddock Bar (near the Shake Shack). Track admission on your own for this happy hour. Come meet our new president and enjoy a free drink to celebrate the 25th Anniversary of ESC Day at the Races!
Date: 08/02/2019
Time: 10:00am
Location: Holiday Inn
232 Broadway
Saratoga Springs, NY 12866
Cost: $35.00
Activity: Parking Pass (optional)
parking pass option
Activity: 25th Anniversary Happy Hour (optional)
happy hour at 4pm, complimentary drink at Paddock Bar
Contact Name: Maureen Winney
Contact Phone: (518) 580-4704
Contact E-mail:
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I am unable to attend this event but would like to make a gift to the college.