Arlington Park news release
Contact: David Zenner
ARLINGTON INTERNATIONAL RACECOURSE AND THE ILLINOIS THOROUGHBRED HORSEMEN SIGN A TWO-YEAR AGREEMENT
ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill. (April 24, 2013) – Arlington International Racecourse and the Illinois Thoroughbred Horsemen’s Association have signed a two-year agreement to the satisfaction of both parties.
Arlington’s 2013 race meet begins Friday, May 3 and on Saturday, May 4, will host Chicagoland’s Largest Kentucky Derby Party.
Tickets for the entire meet are now on sale. Beat the Line, buy online at www.arlingtonpark.com.
Arlington International Racecourse – the Chicago area’s premier Thoroughbred racetrack located in Arlington Heights, Ill. – will run an 89-day meet in 2013 from Friday, May 3 through Sunday, Sept. 29. Arlington International Racecourse, whose parent company is Churchill Downs Incorporated (Nasdaq: CHDN), also operates 11 off-track, simulcast-wagering facilities – Trackside Arlington Park (Arlington Heights), Trackside Quad City Downs (East Moline), Trackside Waukegan, Joe’s Bar on Weed Street featuring Trackside Chicago, Tavern on North featuring Trackside Villa Park, Shooters Bar & Grill at Don Carter Lanes featuring Trackside Rockford, Stanley’s Ale House featuring Trackside OTB in South Elgin, Nicolino’s featuring Trackside OTB in McHenry, Trackside OTB in Hodgkins, Sam’s Triple Crown featuring Trackside Orland Hills and the Foundry featuring Trackside Aurora Information on Arlington International Racecourse can be found online at www.arlingtonpark.com.