Saratoga Season Passes return to Stewart’s Shops

Season passes for the upcoming summer meet at Saratoga Race Course are now available at Stewart’s Shops throughout the Capital Region. The 40-day summer meet begins Thursday, July 11 and concludes on Labor Day, Monday, September 2.

NYRA Bets Gift Cards are also available at participating Stewart’s Shops. The gift cards may be used to bet the upcoming Belmont Stakes Racing Festival, June 6-9, at historic Saratoga Race Course in addition to the Saratoga summer meet. NYRA Bets Gift Cards will remain on sale at Stewart’s Shops through Sunday, Sept. 1.

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“We are proud to again partner with NYRA by offering NYRA Bets Gift Cards and season passes to Saratoga Race Course as a convenience to our loyal customers,” said Gary Dake, Stewart’s Shops President. “Fans can stop by any one of our Stewart’s Shops in eight counties to get ready for this year’s historic racing season highlighted by the first-ever running of the Belmont Stakes at Saratoga.”

Season passes are on sale at Stewart’s Shops through opening weekend of the Saratoga summer meet for $90, a savings of $5 off the regular price. Fans can also purchase their season pass online for $95 at

Season passes provide admission for all 40 days of the summer meet, including DraftKings Travers Day. They do not include admission to the 2024 Belmont Stakes Racing Festival.

“Stewart’s Shops are a staple of upstate New York and a longstanding partner of NYRA and Saratoga Race Course,” said Pat McKenna, NYRA Vice President of Communications. “Stewart’s broad and expanding network of Capital Region stores will again provide racing fans with access to NYRA Bets Gift Cards, season passes and Post Parade programs throughout the spring and summer. NYRA looks forward to an incredibly exciting season at Saratoga.”

NYRA Bets Gift Cards can be used to fund both active and new NYRA Bets accounts to bet hundreds of racetracks across the United States. They are available in $50 denominations at Stewart’s Shops (cash only; credit cards not accepted). There are no processing fees or premiums applied when purchasing or using NYRA Bets Gift Cards, which do not expire.

NYRA Bets is the official advance deposit wagering platform of Saratoga Race Course. The NYRA Bets app is available for download in the App store or for Android devices at Registering for a NYRA Bets account is free at

For more information about Saratoga Race Course, visit

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