2017 Live Racing Promotions


1st Race 7pm

$1: Hot Dogs, Chips, Sodas, Bets, Programs, Trout Pond Pole Rentals

$2: Miller Lite 16 oz. Drafts

Specials start at 6pm

1st Race 6pm

$4 Local Beer, Wine, and Cocktails
$7.50 Steak Sandwich with Chips

Leinie's Live Music
at Trout Air Tavern after the races

Specials start at 5pm

1st Race 6pm

Kids Coloring Contest, Face Painting (5:45pm-7:45pm), and Free Trout Pond Pole Rentals for Kids!

$4 Michelob Golden Light 20 oz. Drafts
$5.50 Hand Carved Ham Sandwich with Chips

Specials start at 5pm


Opening Night

Saturday, May 20: 1st Race 6pm

Racing Hanky Giveaway*
*All giveaways start at 5pm with purchase of program while supplies last. RA reserves all rights.

Watch & Wager on the Preakness Stakes before the races!

Memorial Weekend Cookout

Sunday, May 28: 1st Race 6pm

Featuring brats, burgers, corn on the cob, and more!

Belmont Stakes Day

Saturday, June 10: 1st Race 6pm

Watch & Wager on the Belmont Stakes before the races!

Father's Day Weekend

Sponsored by Goose Island

Saturday, June 17: 1st Race 6pm
$4 Goose Island specials
Chance to win a year supply of local beer and wine!

Sunday, June 18: 1st Race 6pm
Goose Island Signature Races
Bottle Opener Giveaway*
$4 Goose Island Specials

*All giveaways start at 5pm with purchase of program while supplies last. RA reserves all rights.

Chalkboard Art Night

Sunday, June 25: 1st Race 6pm

Kids chalkboard giveaway*
Live artist Jephemera will create an original art piece on-site

*All giveaways start at 5pm with purchase of program. All kids giveaways are for first 50 kids 12 and under. While supplies last. RA reserves all rights.

Chamber Night

Tuesday, June 27: 1st Race 7pm

Special hosted night for Chamber members

Military Appreciation & Cookout

Monday, July 3: 1st Race 5pm

Featuring brats, burgers, corn on the cob, and more!
Special discounts for military members
$4 Finnegans drink special
Chance to win a Weekend Vacation Package at Chase on the Lake

No Racing on 4th of July

Tuesday, July 4: NO RACING

Live Racing returns to normal schedule Saturday, July 8th.

Meadowlands Pace Day

Saturday, July 15: 1st Race 6pm

Watch & Wager on the Meadowlands Pace before the races!

Public Service Night

Sunday, July 16: 1st Race 6pm

Special discount for public service members

Dan Patch Weekend

Saturday, July 22: 1st Race 6pm
Dan Patch Poster Giveaway*
Dan Patch Historical Society on-site

Sunday, July 23: 1st Race 6pm
Kids Horseshoe Giveaway*
The Dan Patch Free For All Pace

*All giveaways start at 5pm with purchase of program. All kids giveaways are for first 50 kids 12 and under. While Supplies last. RA reserves all rights

City of Columbus Night

Tuesday, July 25: 1st Race 7pm

Special discounts for residents and employees of the city of Columbus

Made in MN Giveaway

Saturday, July 29: 1st Race 6pm

Made in Minnesota T-Shirt Giveaway*
*All giveaways start at 5pm with purchase of program. All kids giveaways are for first 50 kids 12 and under. While Supplies last. RA reserves all rights.

Hambletonian Stakes Day

Saturday, August 5: 1st Race 6pm

Watch & Wager on the Hambletonian Stakes before the races!

Community Charity Night

Sunday, August 6: 1st Race 6pm

Racing for a better community

Kids Stuffed Pony Giveaway

Sunday, August 13: 1st Race 6pm

Kids Stuffed Pony Giveaway*
*All giveaways start at 5pm with purchase of program. All kids giveaways are for first 50 kids 12 and under. While Supplies last. RA reserves all rights.

Whiskey & Cigar Night

Saturday, August 19: 1st Race 6pm

Ticket includes local whiskey drink, cigar, program, and more! (Tickets available soon)

Handicapping Herpetologist

Sunday, August 20: 1st Race 6pm

Exotic reptiles on display

Labor Day Weekend Cookout

Sunday, September 3: 1st Race 6pm

Featuring brats, burgers, corn on the cob, and more!

Fighting Pediatric Cancer Night

Sponsored by Aflac

Sunday, September 10: 1st Race 6pm

Special race packets available benefiting pediatric cancer research
Baseball Hat Giveaway*

*All giveaways start at 5pm with purchase of program. All kids giveaways are for first 50 kids 12 and under. While Supplies last. RA reserves all rights.

Night of Champions

Saturday, September 16: 1st Race 6pm

Last day of the 2017 Live Racing season!