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Admission & Parking
Winter & Spring Racing Season: December 26 - June 14
Racing Thursday - Sunday (See special race days below)
General: $6 ($1 on Sun)
Club House: $8 ($3 on Sun)
Turf Club: $10 ($15 on Sat, Sun, & Holidays)
Free admission for children 17 and under every day.
Regular Post Time:
Dec. 26 - Apr. 26: 12:45 p.m. (See Special Post Times Below)
Apr. 30 - Jun. 14: 1:15 p.m. (See Special Post Times Below)
Special Post Times:
Saturday, May 2 (KY Derby) ............... 11:45 a.m.
Saturday, May 16 (Preakness Stakes) ... 11:45 a.m.
Saturday, June 6 (Belmont Stakes) ....... 11:45 a.m.
Special Race Days:
Monday, May 25 (Memorial Day) ..................... 1:45 p.m.
Special Gate Openings:
Sunday, February 1 (Super Bowl) .......... 9:30 a.m. All Areas
Friday, May 1 (KY Oaks Day) ............... 7:15 a.m. (10:00 a.m. Turf Club)
Saturday, May 2 (KY Derby) ................. 7:15 a.m. All Areas
Saturday, May 16 (Preakness Stakes)..... 9:00 a.m. All Areas
Saturday, June 6 (Belmont Stakes) ........ 9:00 a.m. All Areas
How to get here:
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 track. With cheap admission for adults and free 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.
Turf Club Reservations
Reserve your table in the Turf Club here, or call (510) 559 - 7390.
General Parking (Buchanan Street Exit) $5.00 ($1.00 on Sun)
Valet / Park and Lock (Gilman Street Exit) $10.00
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.
Golden Gate Fields offers convenient ramps, elevators, and handicap accessability throughout all levels of the racetrack. Handicap parking and seating are available on all levels.
Alcohol Consumption Policy
While at Golden Gate Fields, photo ID is required for consumption of alcohol. Must be 21 or older.
All children 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult at all times.