Racing, Sports and Parties at the Meadowlands Racetrack

Wednesday, August 23, 2023

Live horse racing returns to the Meadowlands Racetrack on Friday, September 1st and runs through Saturday, September 9th with a 6:20pm post time. The September meet is highlighted by the NJ Classic Series.

Saturday, September 2nd  is a visit from the Mini Ponies! Fans can meet mini ponies Odin, Solstice, Stormy and Angel in the Backyard and then watch them race the track in a fun charity race.  The four competing drivers will race for donations to their favorite charity.  Event details can be found here

On September 9 it is the track’s first Stake and Steaks night. Teams compete in two steak cook-off categories plus bonus bacon and margarita categories. This first-time event is run by the Steak Cookoff Association, “building the sport of steak cook-offs!” Those interested in competing can register here

Guests looking to dine can enjoy the Pink Restaurant Buffet featuring local, fresh ingredients for $49.95 on Friday and Saturday evenings.  Dining reservations for the Pink buffet can be made by calling 201-The-BigM (201-843-2446) or by visiting


America’s #1 sportsbook is the FanDuel Sportsbook located inside the Meadowlands Racetrack. It is open seven days a week and parking is free.  Numerous HD TVs are spread throughout the sportsbook along with self-service & teller operated wagering machines so guests do not miss a moment of the action.  It is the perfect place to watch and wager on all the sports action! Guests must be 21+ to wager. For more information visit  Gambling problem call 1-800-Gambler.


Now is the perfect time to start planning your football parties and holiday celebrations at the Meadowlands Racetrack.


The track has a selection of both outdoor and indoor party spaces perfect for watching all the fall sports action and celebrating major life events while enjoying live horseracing!  Variety of beverage and food packages are available including a delicious BBQ menu!


Available party spaces include:

  • Gallery -The ideal space for draft parties and game day sports parties. The room features a private bar, lounge seating and wall to wall HD TVs.
  • Skybox Suites – These private rooms overlook the track and offer private stadium-style seating.  With moveable walls, these suites can fit parties up to 200 people.
  • Trackside – An expansive area that is perfect for mitzvahs, corporate holiday celebrations & receptions and tradeshows.
  • The Lounge – This second floor space has views of both the FanDuel Sportsbook and the racetrack making it perfect for watching all the game day sports action.
  • East Deck & Rooftop Terrace – This deck and terrace provide exceptional sights of the racing action as well as sweeping views of the NYC skyline.
  • West Deck – With an incredible view of the finish line, the covered West Deck also has direct access to the promenade and grandstand. Its large and open layout makes it a great option for bigger parties.


Book a private tour today with Andrea Lokshin at or 201-842-5013. You can also view all of our spaces by visiting


All racing, event and dining details are available at