The Fun Continues in October at the Meadowlands Racetrack

Monday, October 2, 2023

Live turf racing continues at the Meadowlands Racetrack every Friday and Saturday night through Saturday, October 14th with a 7pm post.


On Saturday, October 14th, the National Thoroughbred League (NTL), the first-ever team horse racing league, is hosting the inaugural New York Cup at the Meadowlands Racetrack, in partnership with the Food Network New York City Wine & Food Festival, and featuring a performance by the legendary Ja Rule. The great Andrew Zimmern hosts (and cooks), as 20 celebrity chefs craft dishes inspired by the six NTL cities. Tickets and information available here.


Live harness racing returns to the Meadowlands on Friday, October 20th and runs through Saturday, December 30th with a 6:20pm post time.


Guests looking to dine can enjoy the Pink Restaurant Buffet featuring local, fresh ingredients curated by executive chef Chris Burnett 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). Full menus can be viewed at


On Saturday, October 21st, the track is hosting a 5-course wine dinner in the 2nd floor Lounge.  The menu’s delicious fare is expertly paired with both red and white wine and includes brie en courte, crab cakes, ribeye steak, walnut cake. Reservations for the $79.95 plus tax and gratuity dinner can be made by calling 201-The-BigM (201-843-2446).

Come out to the track for the River of Dreams – The Billy Joel /American Elton John 7 piece Tribute Show – on Saturday, October 28. An exciting and engaging live musical tour thru the piano legends’ greatest hits and more. The finale is Billy and Elton trading each other’s hits in a very unique way. Doors open 6pm. Show runs 7-9pm in Trackside. Tickets are available for purchase here

The Meadowlands Racetrack is home to Fanduel – America’s #1 sportsbook. 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 indoor party spaces perfect for watching all the fall sports action and celebrating major life events while enjoying live horseracing. A 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.


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