Officials from NYRA revealed this year's giveaways for the 2011 Saratoga Race Course season on Monday, June 27, at an annual press conference that gives a much-anticipated preview of what racing fans can look forward to for the 143rd horse racing season.
On Sunday, July 31, a Saratoga baseball cap will be the giveaway. On Sunday, Aug. 14, attendees can receive a white short sleeve t-shirt with the Saratoga Race Course 2011 logo on the front. Race goers on Sunday, Aug. 21, have the chance to snag a Saratoga sports duffle bag and on Sunday, Sept.4, the last giveaway will be a black long sleeve t-shirt with a small Saratoga Race Course 2011 logo in the top left. All giveaway items are free with paid admission while supplies last.
NYRA officials also teased to several themed days and special events that will be held at the track over the 40-day racing period.
Races will be held starting Friday, July 22, through Monday, Sept. 5 with no racing on Tuesdays. General admission is $3, clubhouse admission is $5 and children 12 and under are free when accompanied by an adult. Gates open at 11 a.m. on weekdays and 10:30 a.m. on weekends.
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