Join us the day after Christmas

Opening Day Craft Beer & Cider Festival

Opening Day Craft Beer & Cider Festival

Discover new beers & ciders on Opening Day at Santa Anita Park!

Cheers! Celebrate the return of winter meet with the best brews and ciders in So Cal from the excitement of the Santa Anita Park homestretch. Food vendors & trucks will be available trackside and around the Kingsbury Fountain.

📍Santa Anita Park (Enter Gate 8 or Gate 3) // West Apron (Map)
⏰  Check-in begins at 9:00 am; Food & Beverage Service begins at 11:00 am.
🏇 The horses run right by you
🍻 Taste Beers & Ciders along the Apron
🍔  Food Trucks & Vendors trackside and around the Kingsbury Fountain
🎼 Live music

General Package ($37)
Pre-Sale $25 through Dec. 17

  • 5 (5 oz.) Beer or Cider Tastings
  • 5 oz. Opening Day Tasting Cup
  • $5 Wagering Voucher
  • Admission, program, general parking, & tip sheet
  • Open Seating in the Grandstand
    Picnic Tables & High Tops are reserved for VIP. 

VIP Package ($58)
Pre-sale $45 through Dec. 17

  • 5 (5 oz.) Beer or Cider Tastings
  • 5 oz. Opening Day Tasting Cup
  • A $15 Food Voucher for the Food Trucks or Food Vendors
  • $5 Wagering Voucher
  • Reserved Trackside Seat (Picnic Table or High Top with Umbrella)
  • Admission, program, general parking, & tip sheet

*Note: Must be 21 or over to purchase package. Children are welcome in trackside seating areas, but may not purchase packages.

HEALTH & SAFETY: KNOW BEFORE YOU GO

  • Bring Proof of Vaccination: Per the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health, fans, 12 and older, must provide proof of vaccination status prior to entering Santa Anita Park. Alternatively, fans can show proof of a negative test result (taken within 72 hours from date of event).
  • Bring Photo ID: Per the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health, guests 18 and older must provide a photo identification
  • Bring & Wear a Face Mask: Per the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health, masks must be worn at all times unless actively eating or drinking.
  • For more details, please visit santaanita.com/health