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Santa Anita Park provides a fresh alternative in catering services for corporate, non-profit, private, and tour groups. Our amenities include complete catering and beverage service, full-scale event planning and coordination, staffing, and valet parking.
The combination of world class racing, timeless architecture, lush gardens, and a breathtaking mountain backdrop, add up to an atmosphere of lavish comfort. Our event specialists focus on making your special day as unforgettable for your guests as it is worry-free for you. Simply choose your date, and we will take care of the rest. Whether you’re entertaining family, friends, staff, clientele, or want to add a distinctive touch to a meeting, your group will enjoy a full day of thrilling, heart-pounding Thoroughbred racing at a truly winning price.
When only the best will do, the Directors’ Room is the ideal location for upscale entertaining. The décor is elegant with an atmosphere conducive to camaraderie and conversation, providing the ultimate mix of business and pleasure. The richly appointed, exclusive Directors’ Room boasts carved pine walls designed by English architect William Kent in 1740, and English Regency cut glass chandeliers, circa 1820. This prestigious setting is complete with private bar, restrooms, and wagering service.
Your guests will enjoy a distinctive day of world class racing in an exceptional setting featuring a gourmet buffet with delectable desserts. Our event specialists are here to assist you in creating an unforgettable experience for your special Group from the first toast through the last race. We will attend to every detail of your day including menu planning, beverage arrangements, complimentary racing programs, and valet parking.
Seating from 50-100 guests
The Turf Club features fine dining, comfortable viewing, and wagering services overlooking the finish line. Racing fans will find prime seating, unparalleled service, and luxury in this most popular Group location. Amenities include television monitors on the tables and easy access to wagering. The menu features California Continental cuisine and a wide array of fine wines and liqueurs. The Turf Terrace is the ideal location for elegant outdoor dining. Located just East of the finish line, your guests can enjoy the splendor of Santa Anita from this spectacular vantage point.
Seating from 15-200 guests
The FrontRunner features an exquisite interior design in bleached ash and mahogany with accents of hand-carved wood sculptures. Muted rose-tinted recessed lighting highlights the 215-foot serpentine bar; six-foot alabaster dome chandeliers enhance the comfort and relaxed elegance of this impressive concept. The dance floor and stage with starlight-sky ceiling make this hot spot the perfect place for partying and presentations.
Only the contemporary California Cuisine specially prepared by our talented culinary experts surpasses the warmth and beauty of this superb addition to Santa Anita. You and your guests will delight in the delicious menus and freshly prepared pastries beautifully presented in our two display kitchens with Italian domed ovens. From the final stretch to the finish line, FrontRunner occupies a dramatic 400-foot space with seating for over 500 fans. The spectacular serpentine bar accommodates another 100 guests with a breathtaking view of the San Gabriel Mountains and every action packed race from start to finish.
Seating for 15-250 guests
Santa Anita’s upscale Club House offers a variety of areas to suit your needs. The Sierra Vista Terrace keeps you close to the action featuring prime window seating. With panoramic views or racing, along with wagering and bar amenities, this special area provides a thrilling atmosphere.
Seating from 75-150 guests
The Club Plaza is a premiere location to socialize and entertain. Overlooking the Club House turn, your group will enjoy a full day of action packed racing, gourmet buffet, private bar, and wagering amenities. This private area offers a covered, charming spot with head-on view of the final stretch.
The Club House Luncheon Terrace offers a casual viewing environment with television monitors and tantalizing buffet dining or menu service. Located on both the 4th and 5th floors of the Club House with exceptional views of the track and surrounding areas, your special group will catch all the action and excitement from this vantage point.
Seating from 15-400 guests
Let us make your day an unforgettable picnic! Sunshine, gentle breezes, and the thrill of Thoroughbred racing set the stage for a perfect day of fun. The Infield at Santa Anita Park offers an unparalleled experience. You and your guests will enjoy a barbeque buffet like no other. We feature certified Angus tri-tip, tequila lime chicken and mouth watering side dishes. Prepare for exceptional entertainment and a fabulous feast--all at a surprisingly affordable price.
Seating from 20-3000 guests