Festival of Racing

Date: July 4, 2020 4:00 PM

More Than $450,000 In Purses

The most lucrative live Thoroughbred races of the season! Come watch the nation's top Thoroughbreds compete out on the track. 

Must - See Stakes Races

Saturday, July 4 • Post Time 4pm
$50,000 Mamie Eisenhower (Undercard Iowa Bred Stake)
$50,000 John Wayne (Undercard Iowa Bred Stake
$50,000 Saylorville (Listed)
$50,000 Iowa Distaff (Listed)

Sunday, July 5 • Post Time 4pm
$50,000 Iowa Sprint (BT)
$100,000 Iowa Derby (Listed)
$100,000 Iowa Oaks (GIII)
$100,000 Prairie Meadows Cornhusker Handicap (GIII)

Free Live Music

Enjoy live music on the track apron from Sushi Roll. They will be covering current hits on Saturday, July 4 at 5pm. The band will play between live races. All ages welcome. 

Grab A Bite

While you're here enjoy a tasty quick bite at Homestretch concessions outside on the Track Apron, Paddock Grill & Deli on Level 2, or Daily Double on Level 4. You're sure to find something to satisfy your summertime cravings. 


See the Racing Center on Level 4 for more details.