The 144th Travers will feature three of the best horses in the land. A big crowd is expected to follow.
With Travers week upon us, this will be the 144th running of the Midsummer Derby--the marquee race at Saratoga that certainly has not disappointed over the years.
Fifty picnic tables will be available for reservation on the 144th running of the Travers on Saturday, Aug. 24. Beginning on Aug. 9, patrons can register for the right to purchase a reserved table on Travers Day.
The track held its first-ever International Day on Thursday. Belly dancers representative of India were among those entertaining race fans.
A local graduate is back in the Capital Region for the summer, as a trainer at the Saratoga Race Course.
The inaugural Saratoga Springs 9/11 Heroes Run will take place on Sunday, Sept. 8. Following is more information on the event.
The Floral Fete Promenade, which was a prominent Saratoga activity in the late 1800s and early 1900s, will be held Aug. 2 at 7:30p.m.
The Whitney Viewing Stand was unveiled Thursday at the Saratoga Race Course. Overlooking the Oklahoma Training Track, the stand offers the public the chance to check out morning workouts.
SARATOGA SPRINGS — Northshire Bookstore will announce its new store at 424 Broadway Aug. 5 starting at 11 a.m.
Kitten's Dumplings rallied from well behind the early leaders to win the $200,000 Lake George Stakes for 3-year-old fillies on the inner turf course at Saratoga Race Course.
Bigger Is Bettor won by a head in a four-horse battle to the wire to take the $100,000 Evan Shipman Stakes at Saratoga Race Course for horses bred in New York.
Want to know who wasn't at the track? Lots of people, apparently. But that doesn't mean they missed out on the excitement of opening day. They just wanted to enjoy it, a bit more comfortably.
Before the first horse gathered at the starting gate, a swanky crowd was gathering at the Carousel Restaurant at the track. They were there for the annual luncheon hosted by Saratoga’s Grand Dame, Mary Lou Whitney Hendrickson. Even the heat couldn't wilt this party.
NYRA says it is taking steps to make sure the horses, track workers and fans are safe and comfortable today. That's because this season is beginning in the middle of a heat wave.
They're off -- kicking off the first race of a milestone season at the Saratoga Race Course with a big crowd cheering on.
Saratoga Race Course is set to open for the season, with the winners of the Kentucky Derby, Preakness and Belmont Stakes waiting in the wings and commemoration of its 150th summer of racing creating a celebratory mood.
The Saratoga Performing Arts Center will present the National Ballet of Canada’s ‘Giselle’ on Jul 17 and 18.
There is now a free shuttle available between Saratoga Casino and Raceway and the thoroughbred track will begin running July 19 through Sept. 1.
The Saratoga Race Course opens this Friday. If you go, you know it's not all about the horses. It's a day of fashion, style and glamour. Megan Druckman from Lola Accessory Boutique in Saratoga Springs has some ideas.
One of the hottest places to be today may be the Saratoga County Fair in Ballston Spa, where the 172nd annual fair is now underway.