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Welcome to the Bay Area's racetrack!
Summer Racing: August 16 - September 15
Conveniently located along the San Francisco Bay in Berkeley, Golden Gate Fields is Northern California’s premier horse racing destination.
Enjoy racing beginning August 16. The summer meet will run August 16 - September 15 with seven to ten races each live racing day.
Fun for Everyone:
Fun for all ages, horse racing provides a unique, interactive experience like no other sport. Gather all of your friends and family for a fun-filled day at the horse race track. With free race track admission for children 17 and under, Golden Gate Fields is the perfect destination for a family outing.
Golden Gate Fields offers a number of all-inclusive packages for groups, making it the ideal destination for your next birthday, anniversary, or office party. Call (510) 559-7390 for group information.
Join the Club and Enjoy Special Discounts:
You can't lose when you join your friends and family at Golden Gate Fields for a fun day of horse racing, wagering, and socializing. Sign up for our free newsletter or follow us on Facebook for more information on the track and special coupons for free race track admission.
Please call our General Information Line at (510) 559-7300 and start planning your next day at the races.
Race Meet Information:
Spring Racing: August 16 - September 15
Special Live Race Days:
Monday, September 2 - Labor Day
Wednesday, September 4
Special Dark Days (No Live Racing):
Thursday, September 5
North Admission, Club House, and Top of the Stretch: 10:00 a.m.
Turf Club: 11:00 a.m.
Simulcast Only Days:
Simulcast wagering offered every Wednesday during the summer meet - except on Wednesday, September 4 we will offer live horse racing.
Live Racing Admission Prices (Thursday- Saturday):
Receive a FREE Daily Racing Program with your paid admission!
Grandstand + Program $6.00
Club House + Program $8.00
Top of the Stretch (no children) + Program $10.00
Turf Club + Program $10.00 ($15.00 Saturdays, Sundays, & Holidays)
Kids 17 and under admitted FREE with paid adult.
Turf Club Reservations
Reserve your table in the Turf Club here, or call (510) 559 - 7390.
Dollar Day Admission Prices*
Club House $3.00
Top of the Stretch (no children) $5.00
Turf Club $15.00
*FREE Daily Racing Program not offered with paid admission on Dollar Days.
General Parking (Buchanan Street Exit) $4.00
Valet / Park and Lock (Gilman Street Exit) $8.00
1100 Eastshore Highway
Berkeley, CA 94710
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General Information Line
(510) 559 - 7300
Space for 5,000 cars on 15 paved acres. A chartered bus area near facility entrance offers convenient unloading and loading.
All children 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult at all times. Kids 17 and under are FREE.