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Admission & Parking
Welcome to the Bay Area's racetrack!
Winter & Spring Racing: December 26 - June 15
Conveniently located along the San Francisco Bay in Berkeley, Golden Gate Fields is Northern California’s premier horse racing destination.
Special Post Times:
Sunday, Feb 2 (Super Bowl): First Race 11:15 a.m.
Saturday, May 3 (Kentucky Derby): First Race 11:45 a.m.
Saturday, May 17 (Preakness Stakes): First Race 11:45 a.m.
Saturday, Jun 7 (Belmont Stakes): First Race 11:45 a.m.
Friday Twilight Racing:
Friday, Apr 25 First Race 1:45 p.m.
Friday, May 9 First Race 1:45 p.m.
Friday, May 16 First Race 1:45 p.m.
Friday, May 23 First Race 1:45 p.m.
Friday, May 30 First Race 1:45 p.m.
Friday, Jun 6 First Race 1:45 p.m.
Friday, Jun 13 First Race 1:45 p.m.
General: $6 ($1 on Sun)
Club House: $8 ($3 on Sun)
Turf Club: $10 ($15 on Sat & Sun)
Free admission for children 17 and under every day.
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
Kentucky Derby Day Parking 5/3/14
General Parking (Buchanan Stree Exit) $5.00
Self-Park Preferred with Shuttle service to Club House entrance: $10.00
Valet Parking: $15.00
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.
All children 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult at all times.