Saratoga 2018

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The Saratoga Race Track is America’s oldest racetrack and has been ranked as one of the world’s foremost sporting venues in 1999 by Sports Illustrated. As a hallmark of the enchanting Saratoga Springs, New York, the Saratoga Race Track offers the best in horse racing and entertainment events in the country. Located under three hours’ drive from central New York, each summer this historic race track and grandstand comes alive as a multitude of passionate gamblers and socialites gather for seven weeks of thrilling thoroughbred horse racing and special events.

The 2018 Saratoga Racing Meet begins on Friday, July 20th and concludes on Monday, September 3rd. Thoroughbred racing has no finer setting than Saratoga Race Course.

Winners Saratoga Events:


Saratoga Money Mondays Handicapping Contest

Every Monday during the Saratoga meet.

Available at all Winners Venues in CT.

$20 buy-in and take your shot at the weekly $1,500 prize pool.


Contest Dates:

  • July 23rd
  • July 30th
  • August 6th
  • August 13th
  • August 20th
  • August 27th
  • September 3rd


Click here for more information on Saratoga Money Mondays.

Saratoga Opening Weekend Bonuses*

Get ready for all of the excitement of  opening weekend at Saratoga with MyWinners! The fun begins on Friday, July 20th with $1,000 in bonus cash up for grabs! Read below for more information on our opening weekend specials.


Friday, July 20th – $1,000 Hit ‘n’ Split Bonus

Congratulations to our 6 qualifiers – Each player earned $167 in BONUS CASH!


Saturday, July 21st – Late Pick 4 Bonus – Earn up to $50


Sunday, July 22nd – Rolling Doubles Bonus – Earn up to $50


Click here for more information on our Saratoga Opening Weekend Bonuses.


*Opening weekend bonuses available to online customers only.

 Saratoga Race Course 2018 Schedule


Click here for Saratoga post times & wagering menu


Week 1

Week 2

  • Wednesday, July 25:  GII Honorable Miss Handicap
  • Thursday, July 26:  GI A.P. Smithwick Memorial (Steeplechase) & John Morrissey (NYB)
  • Friday, July 27:  Curlin
  • Saturday, July 28:  GII Jim Dandy, GI Alfred G. Vanderbilt Handicap, GII Bowling Green & GIII Amsterdam
  • Sunday, July 29:  GIII Shuvee Handicap
  • Monday, July 30:  Coronation Cup
  • Tuesday, July 31 – Dark: No Live Racing

Week 3

  • Wednesday, August 1:  Shine Again
  • Thursday, August 2:  Birdstone
  • Friday, August 3:  GII National Museum of Racing Hall of Fame
  • Saturday, August 4:  Whitney Day: GI $1.2 Million Whitney, GI Longines Test, GIII Waya, Lure & De La Rose
  • Sunday, August 5:  GIII Troy & Alydar
  • Monday, August 6:  NYSS Cab Calloway Division
  • Tuesday, August 7 – Dark: No Live Racing

Week 4

  • Wednesday, August 8 – Quick Call
  • Thursday, August 9 – NYSS Statue of Liberty Division
  • Friday, August 10 – Tale of the Cat
  • Saturday, August 11 – GI Fourstardave Handicap & GII Adirondack
  • Sunday, August 12 – Saratoga Special, presented by Miller Lite
  • Monday, August 13 – Saratoga Dew (NYB)
  • Tuesday, August 14 – Dark: No Live Racing

Week 5

  • Wednesday, August 15:  Bolton Landing
  • Thursday, August 16:  Union Avenue (NYB)
  • Friday, August 17:  Skidmore
  • Saturday, August 18:  Alabama Day: GI Alabama & GII Lake Placid
  • Sunday, August 19:  Summer Colony
  • Monday, August 20: Evan Shipman (NYB)
  • Tuesday, August 21: Dark: No Live Racing

Week 6

  • Wednesday, August 22: John’s Call
  • Thursday, August 23:  Riskaverse & GI New York Turf Writers Cup (Steeplechase)
  • Friday, August 24:  Albany (NYB), Fleet Indian (NYB), Funny Cide (NYB), Seeking the Ante (NYB), West Point (NYB) presented by Trustco Bank & Yaddo (NYB)
  • Saturday, August 25:  Travers Day: GI $1.25 Million Travers, GI Sword Dancer, GI Personal Ensign, GI Forego, GI Ballerina, GI H. Allen Jerkens Memorial & GII Woodford Reserve Ballston Spa
  • Sunday, August 26:  Smart N Fancy
  • Monday, August 27:  Better Talk Now
  • Tuesday, August 28 – Dark: No Live Racing

Week 7

  • Wednesday, August 29:  GIII With Anticipation
  • Thursday, August 30:  P.G. Johnson
  • Friday, August 31:  Lucky Coin
  • Saturday, September 1:  Woodward Day: GI Woodward, GI Spinaway, GIII Saranac & GII Glens Falls
  • Sunday, September 2:  GII Prioress
  • Monday, September 3:  Closing Day: Hopeful & Bernard Baruch Handicap