Meadowlands Racetrack events and activities

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The Meadowlands Racetrack is offering events and activities that you can enjoy during your summer staycation.

Justin Horowitz has the list of events for the "11 Gallon Getaway":

  • Live horse racing Friday and Saturday nights beginning at 7:15 p.m
  • Free admission and free parking every night
  • New, modern $100 million dollar venue that features Victory Sports Bar and Victory Terrace Rooftop Lounge. Victory Sports Bar included eleven 12x20 foot television screens. Victory Terraces overlooks the track and has panoramic views of the New York City skyline.
  • Enjoy a unique night out featuring one of our special events, such as, JerseyFest, Camel & Ostrich Racing, and BeerFest
  • Live horse racing Friday and Saturday nights through August 6. Family-friendly activities including 2-acre backyard picnic area, mouth-watering House of 'Que BBQ restaurant, bounce houses. Free admission and parking nightly.
  • All builds up to Hambletonian Day Aug. 6, the biggest race in the sport. Day racing with carnival rides and games, free outdoor concert, giveaways, Hambletonian Hat Contest

Visit playmeadowlands.com or visit the racetrack at the Meadowlands Sports Complex in East Rutherford, NJ. Live racing Friday and Saturday nights through Aug. 8 beginning at 7:15 p.m.