Better hold on!... We're gearing up for the fastest days of Summer.
Here's what we have planned and we'll continue
to add to this so please stop back
July 15th- Opening Day- Kicking off our 2017 season
July 16th- Hats off to ladies
- Ladies hat contest (3 categories)
- Make your on derby hat station
- Lady themed promotions
- Ladies only horse races
(The First Lady's Cup and the Ladies First QH allowance)
- Shop our female vendors and artisans.
July 21st- Friday Night Racing returns and Church of Cash LIVE!
Friday night racing returns to the North Dakota Horse Park for the first time in 8 years! Plus we'll feature nationally recognized Johnny Cash Tribute band, Church of Cash. Enjoy a 5 race card (gates open at 4pm, first race 6pm) and a full set by the band afterwards. $5 admission for a whole night of fun. Kids 12 & under are free.
We'll also celebrate our horsemen as we host the North Dakota Horse Racing awards ceremony, recognizing racing success in 2016.
VIP gazebos are still available, but going quickly. Holds (20) fans and includes admission, appetizers, (4) race programs and dedicated cash bar service. email firstname.lastname@example.org to reserve the most popular spot at the track.
July 22nd- Horses & Heroes Day
All retired & active military, law enforcement, fire fighters and EMT receive free admission. We will also feature military exhibits, vehicles with more to be announced.
July 23rd- TBD
July 28th- Guy's Night
Ladies come first, but the Dudes get their due. Details on our guy's event coming soon!
July 29th- Kid's Day Presented by Texas Roadhouse
- Kids 12 & Under are free every day at the Horse Park, but some of our young fans will receive a Free kids meal at Texas Roadhouse, toys and more.
- Kids can enjoy our expanded kid's area on the West side of the grandstands.
- Interactive Inflatable
This special day will also feature kid friendly events and our 5th Mascot Race.
July 30th- Sanford Health Cowboy Up For Cancer Day (Closing Day)/North Dakota derby day
Jockey Silks (worn all season) and other items highlight our 3rd Cancer Benefit Silent Auction
Our biggest day of racing purses
Bet on a cure- Make a wager for Cancer Benefit (All winning wagers made on behalf of Cowboy Up get donated to Cowboy Up Ride For Cancer- benefitting Roger Maris Cancer Center
Every Saturday and Sunday race day will feature the Treasure Island Silver Scramble for both age groups (5 & Under) and (6-9). Young race fans will have a chance to search for hidden treasure, coins and special prizes from our friends at Treasure Island Coins & Precious metals.
Herd & Horns-Happy Hour on the Horse Park
Every race day, we'll select a fan who just might win a round on us!
If the fifth horse in any of today's races wins, our lucky fan will win a round on us. A $25 gift card to Herd & Horns will make any hour, a happy hour.
Sandy's Donuts- Dozen a day giveaway-
One lucky Fan will win 1 dozen Sandy's Donuts each race day! 1 lucky race fan will receive their donuts after the 4th race to share with their friends. (Or not, we wouldn't share).