Gulfstream Park’s Incredible July 4th Weekend Events
Jun 28, 2017
World-Class Racing and Fireworks
$1 Million Summit of Speed July 1
Freedom Fest Soiree July 2
Grand Illumination Grucci Fireworks July 4
Food & Drink Specials, Kids’ Zone July 4
HALLANDALE BEACH, FL
– Fireworks, a Sunday Soiree, family-friendly activities and the $1 million Summit of Speed.
Gulfstream Park’s July 4th weekend – a South Florida tradition that culminates with a spectacular Grucci fireworks show Tuesday evening – will have something for everyone this long holiday weekend. Along with food and drink specials – including a Sunday Freedom Fest Soiree in Ten Palms Restaurant overlooking the track – Gulfstream’s weekend of racing will be highlighted by the $1 million Summit of Speed Saturday, July 1. The Summit, which features two ‘Win & You’re In’ Breeders’ Cup races, will include seven stakes worth $1 million with a special post time of 11:55 a.m.
Admission and parking is free at Gulfstream Park.
Friday, June 30
Twilight Racing & Family Fun Friday
Come out for an afternoon and evening of racing, music and drink and food specials. Happy hour begins at 3 p.m. in the Village and 5 p.m. at the track. Listen to live music by Mr. Nice Guy in Sport of Kings from 7-10 p.m. Doors open at 6:30 p.m.
Live racing begins at 2:15 p.m.
Saturday, July 1
$1 million Summit of Speed
North America’s top sprinters and jockeys hit Gulfstream Park for the Summit of Speed featuring:
• Seven stakes races worth $1 million
• Fans purchasing a Gulfstream Handicapper program will receive a 2018 Pegasus World Cup Invitational baseball cap
• Doors to Ten Palms, offering a Summit of Speed buffet for $49 from 11:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., open at 11 a.m.
First race post for the 14-race card is 11:55 a.m.
Sunday, July 2
Freedom Fest Soiree
Watch the day’s races from beautiful Ten Palms while enjoying unlimited food and drink tastings. Menu items include:
• Guava Pulled Pork Sliders
• Applewood Smoked Chicken
• Craft beers and more
Admission is $25 and includes a free program and $2 betting voucher. For more information call 954.457.6201.
First race 1:15 p.m.
Tuesday, July 4
Celebrate July 4 at Gulfstream Park from morning until night culminating with a Grand Illumination Fireworks Show at 9:30 p.m. The day’s festivities include:
• A Fan Grab Giveaway from 1-5 p.m. west of the walking ring
• A Ten Palms Racing Buffet for $29 from 12-5 p.m.
• An Evening BBQ Buffet for $29 from 6-9 p.m.
• A Kids’ Zone in Champions Plaza with face painters, magicians, coloring station and balloon artists from 5-9 p.m.
• Live music in North Tiki from 6:30-9:30 p.m.
• Food and drink specials and party favors in the Walking Ring
• Grand Illumination Fireworks Show over the racetrack at 9:30 p.m. Best viewing area is grandstand and Ten Palms.
First race post time is 1:15 p.m.