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SATURDAY, AUGUST 29 – Saratoga Travers Stakes Viewing Parties

The Saratoga County Chamber of Commerce, the Saratoga Convention and Tourism Bureau, the Saratoga Springs Downtown Business Association and the City of Saratoga Springs are rolling out the red carpet for local residents and visitors who want to be a part of the 2015 Travers excitement. If you don't have a ticket to the Saratoga Race Course for Saturday, August 29th, we invite you to join one of the many viewing parties local establishments will be hosting. Join friends and neighbors at any one of these great viewing locations for some food, drink specials, entertainment and watch American Pharoah live on NBC race in the Travers Stakes, this Saturday, August 29th!

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BWP – Live NBC coverage on all 7 TV’s inside & out, $5 cheese & pepperoni pizzas, $15 buckets of Bud & Bud Light, Happy Hour from 3-6 PM, live music starting at 7 PM.

Ends Zone Sports Pub – Large screen TV’s throughout to watch the races, bowling available, 50% off drinks and appetizers, venue capacity of 300 ppl.

Dango’s – Large screen TV’s throughout the Patio and Inside, doors open at 11 AM. Reservations recommended, no cover, Audiostars performing live after the race.

Gaffney’s Restaurant – TV’s throughout the restaurant to watch the races, drink specials

Harvey’s Irish Pub and Restaurant – 12 TV’s throughout the restaurant to watch the races, drink specials, reservations recommended, seats 150 ppl.

The Ice House – Many large screen TV’s with new surround sound, appetizer and beer specials, live music after the race, no cover until 8 PM ($10).

The Parting Glass  – Doors open at 10 AM, serving traditional Irish Breakfast, Back patio cook out at 6 PM. Watch the Races all day on one of the large flat screen TV’s, no reservations necessary. Irish American Pharoah special drink – Tito’s potato vodka, midori and lemonade.

Restaurant at 62 Beekman – 3 42” LCD TV’s and large outdoor patio, party starts at 11:45am and specials throughout the 13 races, Brunch will be served from 10am – 3pm and dinner service last seating is at 9:30pm. Reservations strongly recommended. Specials are for bar area only, 2 for 1 Drinks at the bar including top shelf, drafts and wine, $5 tappas, Silent Auction for $50 gift card & a $25 gift card for best Travers Hat or Fastener by popular vote *must be present to claim prize.

Saratoga Casino and Raceway
Vapor: Watch the heart-pounding action on our massive 16-foot screen and wager right in Vapor! Plus enjoy $3 Blue Moons and $4 Ketel One Citreon cocktails. Doors open at 4pm. FREE Admission! *Must be 21 or older to attend events in Vapor.

Fortunes: Catch all the Travers action and wager right from your table! Feast on our delicious $32. 95 Travers Day Buffet. Doors open at noon. Call (518) 581-5790 to make your reservations today! Fortunes will open for their regular dinner offerings following the last race of the day.
Mezzanine: Just want to make a bet? Visit our mezzanine, open at 10 AM on Travers Day.

The Lodge: Open for cocktails and wagering at 5pm. Watch and wager on The Travers Stakes in this historic Saratoga venue. The Lodge is owned and operated by Saratoga Casino and Raceway. They are open for cocktails at 5pm Thursdays through Sundays during the Saratoga summer meet and are currently booking year round private events and weddings. For more information contact Colleen Carlson at (518) 581-5750.

Saratoga National Golf Club – Several large screen TV’s for easy viewing, seats 250 ppl. Prime Steak & Seafood Buffet at the Blue Stone Tent Pad, Reservations Available between 7:00pm – 10:00pm, Reservations Required – Call 518-306-2330.

Stadium Cafe – 25 TV’s on all your favorite sports, offering our Signature Ribs and Chicken Breast doused in our award winning BBQ sauce with a side of macaroni salad. Also offering Sweet Tea cocktail, made with Twisted Tea draught & peach vodka. Reservations recommended, no cover, seats 220 ppl

West Side Sports Bar & Grill – 25 TV’s on all your favorite sports, offering our Signature Ribs and Chicken Breast doused in our award winning BBQ sauce with a side of macaroni salad. Also offering Sweet Tea cocktail, made with Twisted Tea draught & peach vodka. Reservations recommended, no cover, seats 130 ppl

Wheatfields Saratoga – 4 flat screen to view the race, starts at 3:00 PM with complimentary appetizers and pizza buffet, Travers drink and draft beer specials, Hat Contest, superfecta tickets, prizes and live NBC coverage at 4:00, seats 100 ppl.

Bookmakers at the Holiday Inn – Happy Hour prices and complimentary hors d’oeuvres

Brook Tavern – 2 TV’s, 4-6 PM Happy Hour, draft, wine for $5, snacks 1/2 off, seats 30 ppl.

Diamond Club Grill at the Embassy Suites – All day Happy Hour, ½ priced appetizers, $3 select draft beer, $6 select wines by the glass, Manager’s Reception H’ors d’oeuvres table from 5:30pm-7:30pm

Putnam’s Restaurant and Bar – Drink specials, seats 90 ppl.

Recovery Sports Grill – Drink specials, wear a ‘track’ hat, get 10% off your bill

Seven Horse Pub – Food and drink specials

Three Vines Bistro & Bar – 2 TV’s, 4:30-6:30 PM Buy 1, Get 1 beer, well, house wines, food specials, make reservations, seats 115 ppl.

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