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Rillito Park Horse Racetrack

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Rillito Farms market

The BEST Sunday Farmers markets in Tucson . The market is from 8am -12 . There are over 50. Vendors... read more

Reviewed 29 July 2018
123mickeyj
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Rillito horse races

Super fun day! Lots of gorgeous horses to watch. Very exciting races , and I won $5.00... gunna... read more

Reviewed 1 March 2018
pat a
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tucson
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Historical landmark for quarter horse racing for 50 year.
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13477 North Heritage Gateway, Tucson, AZ
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Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

The BEST Sunday Farmers markets in Tucson . The market is from 8am -12 . There are over 50. Vendors from fresh fruits and vegetables, baked goods , hand made salsa,Smoked cheeses, jam's, jelly's , and much much more .

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 1 March 2018 via mobile

Super fun day! Lots of gorgeous horses to watch. Very exciting races , and I won $5.00... gunna buy me a Cadillac!

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 27 February 2018

We were very impressed with the whole experience at the Rillito race track. It's a small raceway, so it's easy to move around and see the horses up close in the paddock before the race and on the track running. It's easy to place bets...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 20 February 2018 via mobile

This is an inexpensive way to spend some time with the locals and maybe even win a few dollars. Parking is now up to $3 but still a deal. They have placed out padded chairs that go fast so get there early if you need...More

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank Ellen4719
Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

The afternoon we were there the first six races were for thoroughbreds (5-6 furlongs) and the last two were for quarter horses (shorter, only about 20 seconds long). The place was packed - all ages and lots of families. General admission is $5 but for...More

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank mgerhardt
Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

The place where Quarterhorse Racing first started. What an experience! History. Pageantry. Fun! And best of all - lucrative! We only ever make a two dollar bet each but if you read the program and bet with your head you can make back the entry...More

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank DrSoule
Reviewed 13 March 2017

This track opened in 1943 and is the home to the beginningt of Quarter Horse Racing in America. Open only on week ends during the months of Feb. & Mar. this is not Churchill Downs or Santa Anita or Gulfstream, what it is, is a...More

Date of experience: March 2017
2  Thank Paul G
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

This is a great local place. It's fun too just people watch and feel the excitement. The entrance fee was doable. The one word of caution. Go early as the parking lot fills quickly.

Date of experience: March 2017
2  Thank Connie F
Reviewed 8 March 2017

We are racing enthusiasts so when my son mentioned this we said why not? What a blast, this is not Churchill Downs, Delmar or Arlington Park but it is good inexpensive racing. Also a great up close experience. You can see and feel the passion...More

Date of experience: March 2017
3  Thank Phil K
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

We had a great time making simple 2$ bets and cheering for our horses. Without really knowing what we doing we ended up winning for the day! Bring your binoculars.

Date of experience: February 2017
3  Thank DrSoule
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joleniaz
14 February 2018|
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Response from DrSoule | Reviewed this property |
Post time is 1 pm
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Lorainel L
26 December 2017|
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Response from mgerhardt | Reviewed this property |
Today is 2/18 and they have been racing on weekends since 2/10. The meet lasts six weekends. See their website
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