Union Gables Mansion Inn
55 Union Avenue
Saratoga Springs, New York, 12866, United States
(518) 584-1558

Saratoga Race Course

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Saratoga Race Course

267 Union Avenue, Main entrance is one and a half blocks from Union Gables

Saratoga Springs is home to the oldest thoroughbred racetrack in America. For just six weeks each summer, guests at our Saratoga Springs bed and breakfast enjoy Saratoga Race Course, host to the most elite horses in the world.

Admission to the racetrack (which does not include a seat) is $8.00 for Clubhouse admittance and $5.00 for General Admission.

Gates open at 11:00am on weekdays and 10:30am on weekends. First race post time is 1:00pm with Travers Day post time being 12:30pm.

Race Track Schedule & Post Times
Gates open at 11:00 AM weekdays; 10:30 AM weekends; CLOSED on Tuesdays
First race post time: 1:00 PM daily
Admission tickets are sold at the gate upon entry into the track.

Friday, July 19, Opening Day
Saturday, August 24, Travers Day, Gates open at 7:00 AM; Post time at 11:45 AM
Monday, September 2, Closing Day
General Admission: $3 (Children 12 and under are free with adult)
Clubhouse Admission: $5
Travers Day Admission: $5 Grandstand; $10 Clubhouse

Saratoga Polo

Saratoga Polo Fields

2 Bloomfield Rd Greenfield Center, New York

(2 miles from Union Gables)

July 12 - September 1, Fridays and Sundays at 5:30pm (Gates Open at 4pm)
Saratoga Polo Association Games
Saratoga Polo Field, Bloomfield Road, Saratoga Springs, NY (2.7 miles from Union Gables)
Since 1898 the city has hosted a polo club, the old Persian game of horses, mallets, and daring riders. The season usually lasts from July to Labor Day, don't miss out. For spectators in the clubhouse, there is a dress code. Women should appear in cocktail dresses or summery skirts, possibly with the traditional billowy hats which block the sun, and colorful espadrilles or otherwise comfy but tasteful footwear. Men are required to dress in business casual wear with a sporty edge, or if they so choose, in a formal suit and tie.

Daily Ticket Admission:
Clubhouse Lawn & Bleacher: $20 per person / Free kids 12 & Under
Reserved Clubhouse: $30 per person / $15 kids 12 & Under
Premium Reserved Clubhouse: $40 / $15 kids 12 & Under
Unreserved Tailgate Space: $30
Unreserved Centerfield Tailgate Space: $50

Saratoga Horse Shows

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Skidmore Equitation Show

Horse Show Grounds

(four blocks from Union Gables)

Two weeks in June
Skidmore College Saratoga Classic Horse Show
The shows, inaugurated in 1927 and brought back to life in 1998, are a highlight of the early summer season in Saratoga Springs. This top-level historic competition attracts many of the country's best horses and riders, and benefits scholarships to Skidmore College students.

Union Gables is a sponsor of the Skidmore Horse show each year.

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The 2014 Saratoga Horse Show

55th Consecutive year of shows.

Saratoga Springs Horse Show is located one mile from Union Gables Inn.

Show Dates:
Show 1 - April 30 to May 4, 2014

Show 2 - May 7 to May 11, 2014

Admission to the Saratoga Springs Horse Show is $4.00 for adults. (children under 12 are free). Tickets can be purchased at the entrance gate. Admission fee includes parking.

Inside the Show Rings:
The Saratoga Springs Horse Show is the first outdoor USEF Premier (AA) Rating and USEF Jumper 4 Rating Show in the Northeast! Our Show Features Hunters, Jumpers, and Equitation classes held in three rings. The show has a long history, operating continuously since 1960. Our 2014 show will be our 55th consecutive show!

Outside the Show Rings:
Breakfast, lunch and snacks are available daily starting at 6 am. Exhibitors please join us for coffee and doughnuts each morning at 6:30 am!

Inquire about Union Gables' Rider discounts for weekly rentals.

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Eastern New York Dressage and Combined Training

Yaddo Show Grounds

(four blocks from Union Gables)

Last week of May. Competition for the 2014 Championships for National Dressage Programs and the NAJYRC