Sep 30

Santa Anita Park's

$40 Handicapping Contest

$40 Handicapping Contest
Join Us Saturday September 30 10:30 am - 5:00 pm


Compete in the $40 Handicapping Contest with $1,000 in daily prize value. The top two* finishers will get a full entry into our next $500 Handicapping Contest!


Saturday, September 30
Sunday, October 1
Saturday, October 14
Sunday, October 15
Sunday, October 22
Saturday, October 28
Sunday, October 29


You must make $3 Win / Place wagers on one (1) horse in five (5) live Santa Anita Races for a total of $30 wagered. No more than $3 Win/Place shall be played on any one (1) horse. You must play five different horses in five different live Santa Anita Races.

Daily Prizes

Sept. 30 & Oct. 1
Winner: Entry to Day 1 of the Autumn Handicapping Championship ($500).
Second*:Entry to Day 1 of the Autumn Handicapping Championship ($500).

Oct. 14 & Oct. 15
Winner: Entry to the $500 Autumn Challenge (Saturday, October 21)
Second*:Entry to the $500 Autumn Challenge (Saturday, October 21)

Oct. 22, Oct. 28 & Oct. 29
Winner: Entry to the next $500 Challenge (likely January)
Second*: Entry to the next $500 Challenge (likely January)

Tie breaker rules apply in the event of a tie. See the official rules for tie breaker rules.

*Must have 50 or more total entries.

New player promotion

Bring a new player to participate the next time you enter the $40 Handicapping Contest and we will waive the $10 entry fee for the both of you!*

*Both players MUST have a photo ID. Those that have participated in the $40 Handicapping Contest in the last two years are NOT eligible as a “New Player.”

Official Rules Coming Soon.

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