Quick Facts About Betfair Hollywood Park

2012 Betfair Hollywood Park Racing Dates

Spring/Summer Meet – April 26 through July 15
Autumn Meet – November 7 through December 16

View the 2012 Spring/Summer fact sheet.

For details visit our racing calendar.

Street Address

1050 South Prairie Avenue, Inglewood, California 90301-4197

Mailing Address

Box 369, Inglewood, California 90306-0369

Important Phone Numbers and Contacts

  • Switchboard: (310) 419-1500
  • Publicity/Press Box: (310) 419-1535; Fax (310) 672-9005
  • Group Events: (310) 419-1529
  • Racing Office: (310) 419-1684; Fax (310) 672-4664
  • Racing Secretary: Martin Panza
  • Horsemen’s Liaison: Sandy King (310) 419-1684
  • Horsemen’s Bookkeeper: Susan Winter (310) 419-1644; Fax (310) 677-4103
  • Horsemen’s Paymaster Account Statements
  • Marketing: (310) 419-1549; Fax (310) 673-9889
  • Simulcast Coordinator: Paul Porter (858) 792-4232
  • Track Photographer: Benoit & Associates (310) 419-1635

Scratch & Results Line

Please note: The Race Results Line has changed to the new number effective January 18, 2012. The new number is (858) 704-0532.

Fax In Demand

Get the program, overnights, workouts and nightly recap via fax

Internet Address

MapQuest Directions

Gates Open

9:55 a.m. – Daily
7:00 a.m. on Friday, May 4 (Kentucky Oaks Day) & Saturday, 5/5 (Kentucky Derby Day)
8:00 a.m. on Saturday, 5/19 (Preakness Day) & Saturday, 6/9 (Belmont Day)

Mutuel Windows (Trackside)

Mutuel windows will open on a limited basis ½ hour prior to the first simulcast race. Full staffing 45 minutes prior to first live race.

Simulcast Wagering

Simulcast wagering will be offered only in the Casino on all days when live racing is not being presented, including July 16 & 17.

Click here to view the simulcast schedule

Free Early Bird Wagering

Casino Finish Line Lounge 8:30 am – 11:30 a.m.
Fridays when night racing 8:30 am – 4:30 p.m.

No Free Early Bird – Friday, May 4 (Kentucky Oaks), Saturday, 5/5 (Kentucky Derby), Saturday, 5/19 (Preakness Day) & Saturday, 6/9 (Belmont Day)

Price Schedule

General Admission – $10.00
Seniors (55 and over) – $5 General Admission on Thursdays
Turf Club – $20
Finish Line Lounge (Casino) – $10
Children 17 and under are admitted free when accompanied by an adult
All prices include admission, general parking and program. Program $2.50 if purchased separately.

Optional valet parking is available for $10
Preferred parking is available for $5 on weekends


17 years of age and under admitted free when accompanied by an adult.

Age Limit

Children 17 and under must be accompanied by an adult and are admitted free. Must be at least 18 years of age to wager.

Turf Club

Open to the public. Daily admission is $20 during live racing ($15 during Simulcast Season). Rich in tradition and as elegant as ever, the Turf Club offers members an upscale atmosphere, a spectacular view of the finish line and top-notch cuisine. Be a part of the grandeur and join a club that movie stars and corporate moguls have made famous.

Group Rates

Special group arrangements available. For information call Group Sales (800) 808-LUCK.


Included in admission package. Optional valet parking $10, optional preferred $5.

Television Coverage

TVG Racing: Daily on Dish Network, DIRECTV, Adelphia, Charter, Comcast, Cox, Altrio and Warner Cable. Check with your local cable provider.


Live and Archived video can be seen at www.CalRacing.com

Radio Shows

Inside Racing – Hosted by Jason Levin. Every Saturday at 7:00 a.m. Pacific Time on AM 570 KLAC (Los Angeles), www.racingjason.com.

Race & Sports Radio – Host Felix Taverna is joined by Nick Hines, Bruno De Julio and Molly Jo Rosen. ESPN Radio San Diego 98.9 FM. Saturdays and Sundays 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 a.m. Listen live on the internet at wsRadio.com

Roger Stein Show – Airs live every Saturday and Sunday from 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. Pacific Time on KLAA 830 AM, www.am830klaa.com. Also streams live and on archive at www.rogerstein.com.

Thoroughbred Los Angeles – Hosted by Jay Privman on Saturdays and Mike Willman on Sundays. Live from 9:00 a.m to 10:00 a.m. Pacific Time on KLAA 830 AM, www.am830klaa.com.

Admission into Stable Area

Admittance to the Stable Area is restricted to owners, their guests, trainers and their employees, racing officials and the media upon presentation of proper credentials. No visitors are permitted, except with passes issued by the Stable Gate office.

Security, First Aid & Lost and Found

Security offices, Fire Guard Headquarters, First Aid Station and Lost and Found are located at Tunnel No. 1A.

Track Photographer

The track photographer is Benoit & Associates Media requests will be handled through the Publicity Department. 310-419-1635.

Photo Finish


Official Hotel

Crowne Plaza Los Angeles Airport
5985 West Century Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90045
Phone: 310-642-7500
The official hotel of Betfair Hollywood Park.

Racing Officials Accreditation Program

The Racing Officials Accreditation Program (ROAP) accredits and provides continuing education to racing officials through rigorous standards to enhance the image and image and uphold the integrity of horse racing at all levels. More information can be found at horseracingofficials.com.

ROAP Accredited Racing Officials at Betfair Hollywood Park:

Steward: Scott Chaney
Steward: Tom Ward
Steward: Kim Sawyer
Steward: Luis Jauregui