Promotions to Observe American Pharoah’s Triple Crown Bid
Celebrate with Triple Crown Buffet, Belmont Breeze Cocktail
HALLANDALE BEACH, FL – Is this the year? Finally?
Does Kentucky Derby and Preakness victor American Pharoah have what it takes to become the 12th Triple Crown champion and first horse to sweep the Spring Classics since Affirmed in 1978?
Racing fans will assemble at Gulfstream Park on June 6 to watch, wager and cheer on American Pharoah in the Belmont Stakes via simulcast. In conjunction with Gulfstream’s live thoroughbred racing program, the Belmont Stakes Watch Party will celebrate the Bob Baffert-trained colt’s quest for Triple Crown immortality at Belmont Park.
Admission and parking is always free at Gulfstream. First race post at Gulfstream Saturday is 12:30 p.m. Silks and Ten Palms will open at 10:30 a.m. Belmont’s first race will be 11:35 a.m.
Special promotions and giveaways are scheduled for the occasion that includes simulcast wagering on the full Belmont Stakes program that includes 10 stakes, including six Grade 1 races. Fans who purchase seats in the grandstand, Silks, Ten Palms and the Fountain Club will receive an Official Belmont Stakes cap (noon to 4 p.m. while supplies last). A special Belmont Breeze cocktail in a collectible glass will be available for $5. Ten Palms restaurant will offer a Triple Crown buffet for $59.99, while the Fountain Club overlooking the Walking Ring will offer a prix-fixe menu for $29.99.
Gulfstream Park Advantage members will be eligible for a drawing to spin the wheel to win a bet on the Belmont or official Belmont merchandise. Advantage members can start earning entries starting on Thursday, June 4 in Silks. Twenty names will be drawn at 5 p.m., June 6. Fans must be present to win.