Saturday, August 17, 2019 12:00 PM
Maxwell alumni are invited to an afternoon at the track! Join fellow graduates, students, prospective students, and friends in the greater Albany area for a day at Saratoga Race Course.
Note: while the gathering at Saratoga Race Course is free, paid admission to the track is required – details are below. Light snacks and non-alcoholic beverages will be available free of charge, with additional items available for purchase through track vendors.
To register, visit cc.syr.edu/maxwell-albany-august-2019 by Wednesday, August 14.
For questions or more information, contact Jessica Murray in the Maxwell Alumni Office (315.443.2660 or firstname.lastname@example.org).
Race Day Tips
First time at the track? We encourage you to check out these
resources as you prepare for the day: New York
Racing Association Saratoga website; Saratoga
Race Track website.
Also, a few key tips:
- Tickets are on your own and start at $7 per person
(children 12 years old and under are free), and may be purchased online
or at the gate.
- The grounds open at 7 a.m., track gates open at 11 a.m.,
and races begin at 11:35 a.m. Volunteers will be onsite early to
reserve a picnic table as a gathering spot. Keep your eyes out for us,
or check for updates on our Facebook
group page on race day.
- Bring your own coolers – maximum size is 12″ x 18″ and
glass is not permitted.
Light snacks will be provided, but attendees are encouraged to bring
your own. Additionally, many food and beverage options are available
for purchase at the track.
Light snacks will be
provided, but attendees are encouraged to bring your own. Additionally, many
food and beverage options are available for purchase at the track.