3700 West Cherokee
Sallisaw, Oklahoma 74955
Oklahoma's oldest racing facility
and first pari-mutuel race track, Blue Ribbon Downs, is running
with first-class fun and excitement! Blue Ribbon Downs is set
against the backdrop of the lush, green country of Eastern
Blue Ribbon Downs is specially designed to offer fans close-up involvement in the sport...live racing as well as world class simulcasts. Blue Ribbon Downs features Quarter Horse, Thoroughbred, Appaloosa and Paint horse racing. A glass-enclosed Clubhouse overlooking both the track and action-packed Saddling Paddock offers fans year round comfort.
Blue Ribbon Downs is located on 100 acres bordered on the south by I-40 and on the north by Highway 64, two miles west of Sallisaw, Oklahoma. There is easy access to the track from three Interstate exits: two Sallisaw exits east of the track and Dwight Mission Road Exit just west of the track. Sallisaw, Oklahoma is 101 miles South of Tulsa; 159 miles East of Oklahoma City and 20 miles West of Ft. Smith, Arkansas. Licensed for the first time in 1984, Blue Ribbon Downs has continued a great tradition of horse racing in Oklahoma.
Groups are invited to visit Blue Ribbon Downs for high-speed fun and watch races in style from reserved seats in the Clubhouse. Blue Ribbon Downs takes great strides in making your group adventure a winning experience! Call Group Sales Department at (918) 775-7771 for special group discounts and first class arrangements for fun and food.
First live post time is 1:00 p.m. and gates open 1 hour before first post of earliest track.
No minimum age for general admission.
General Admission/Grandstand is $2.00. Turf Club seating is $3.50.
Free Admission on non-live/simulcast only days.
Call (918) 775-7771
Free general parking.
Blue Ribbon Downs web site http://www.blueribbondowns.net
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