WHAT: The New York Racing Association, Inc. (NYRA) will announce the official name of the new sports bar in the lower Carousel – as chosen by fans in an online poll – in honor of one of the most well-known and respected thoroughbreds in Spa history.
WHEN: Friday, August 14
WHERE: Saratoga Race Course Lower Carousel
267 Union Avenue
Saratoga Springs, New York
WHO: -Chris Kay, CEO and President, New York Racing Association
-Connections of honoree
DETAILS: The announcement follows a contest in which racing fans were invited to select the name of the new sports bar from a list of five highly renowned and popular thoroughbreds who have raced at Saratoga.
The newly-revitalized lower Carousel includes five dozen tables available for daily reservation and a new sports bar which features an extensive craft beer selection, popular food vendors, and 40 flat-screen televisions showing both racing and other sporting events.
The 2015 summer meet at Saratoga Race Course continues through Labor Day, Monday, September 7. For more information, call (518) 584-6200 or visit www.nyra.com.