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Meet Joe Morris of the Stronach Group

Get to know Stronach Group’s Senior Vice-President of West Coast Operations, Mr. Joe Morris.  A man of distinction, Morris is always on-hand to make sure things are running smoothly at Santa Anita Park. Though he can be seen walking the grounds on a daily basis, most fans do not know his origins, his dedication to […]

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Make your #SAWinningBet at Santa Anita this meet

There are few thrills as exhilarating as the rush of a winning bet at The Great Race Place, and now Santa Anita wants to reward you for sharing your winning ways with us. Introducing #SAWinningBet, a fun new social media contest that pays! For every Saturday of the Autumn meet (October 1st – October 29th), […]

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Breeders’ Cup: Racing with the Stars

Enter Racing with the Stars presented by America’s Bet Racing! Enter our VIP sweepstakes for a chance to win one of four once-in-a-lifetime experiences at the 2016 Breeders’ Cup on November 4 and 5. Each experience includes a customized, VIP trip to the Breeders’ Cup at Santa Anita Park, and a $1,000 wager on the Breeders’ […]

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Chandelier Room featured in LA Guestlist

LA Guestlist featured the Royal Ascot Party, “A Day at the Races” in Santa Anita Park’s Chandelier Room this past Saturday. ‘The Stronach Group, with owner Belinda Stronach, in partnership with John Terzian and The h.wood Group, co-hosted the VIP Party, ‘A Day at The Races’ in Honor of Royal Ascot, in The Chandelier Room, […]

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Bo Derek sighting in US Weekly

The beautiful and talented Bo Derek was on hand at Santa Anita Park this past Saturday when she watched the Grade I Vanity Mile from the Winner’s Circle and presented the trophy to Hall of Fame trainer, Richard Mandella and his champion mare, Beholder. Derek was featured in ‘celebrity sightings’ in this week’s edition of […]

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  Breeders’ Cup and America’s Best Racing Tap Celebrity Ambassadors to Offer Once-in-A-Lifetime Experiences at 2016 World Championships   LEXINGTON, Ky. (June 9, 2016) – Breeders’ Cup, one of Thoroughbred horseracing’s most prestigious international events, has today announced the launch of a new multi-faceted sweepstakes with five of its most high-profile Celebrity Ambassadors, including Bobby […]

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“This is Santa Anita Park, the enormous, legendary, Art Deco key lime pie of a racetrack, where Seabiscuit and armies of other racehorses ‘crossed the finish line to infamy,’ according to the track’s promotional materials. You are invigorated from staring at the life-size statue of Seabiscuit in the center of the walking ring. And your […]

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The Society Diaries Magazine: Off To The Races

“Win, Place or Show, the legendary Santa Anita Park in sunny Los Angeles is the perfect spot to fast track your high fashion choices this season. After its $40 million dollar renovation we’re wagering you can’t resist sharing an afternoon at the races. With stunning horses, dashing jockeys and spring’s warm weather chic as a […]

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Santa Anita Park featured in LA Travel Magazine

Santa Anita is proud to be featured in LA Travel Magazine. The article starts off with the magnificent history of Santa Anita Park, an excerpt: “Ironically, 1934 was also one of the worst years of the Great Depression, yet when Christmas day rolled around Santa Anita Park opened its doors on Huntington Dr. in Arcadia […]

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