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Visit the Park

Sam Houston Race Park is Houston’s premier racing, dining and entertainment destination located 15 minutes from downtown. Make things interesting by spending an evening enjoying:

• Live Horse Racing featuring 10 thrilling races a night;
• Simulcasting action from around the world;
• Fantastic dining options at the Winner’s Circle Restaurant & the Jockey Club;
• Variety of concessions on the Paddock & Club Levels;
• Live entertainment at The Showgrounds outdoor concert venue.

Racing and General Info 281-807-8700
Concert Ticket Info  800-211-3381


Cashing a winning ticket or voucher by mail:

Per Section 11.07 of the Texas Racing Act (enacted Sept 1, 2007) Effective September 1, 2007. Winning pari-mutuel tickets and vouchers issued on or after September 1, 2007 are valid for one year from the date the ticket and or voucher was purchased or issued. Tickets and or Vouchers can be cashed upon your next visit to Sam Houston Race Park or may be cashed by mail. Please print clearly and send your ticket or voucher with name and address to:

Physical & Mailing Address:

Sam Houston Race Park
7575 N. Sam Houston Parkway West
Houston, Texas 77064

Please send the ticket certified mail or registered mail, return receipt requested and retain a copy of the ticket for your records. I.R.S. regulations require that gambling earnings that exceeds odds of 300 to 1 are reportable. When cashing such a ticket we require positive I.D., preferably a picture ID such as a driver’s license and a social security card. Management reserves the right to determine if supporting identification is acceptable.

Park Rewards Program

The new Park Rewards® program is better than ever providing more benefits and features!

Learn More!

Plan Your Next Event

Our conveniently located, multi-functional facility can comfortably accommodate 10 to 10,000 for business, pleasure or a combination of the two!

Find out how to book a group party.


January 15 - March 8, 2016*
(32 Live Racing Days)

Friday 7:00pm
Saturday 6:00pm
Monday 1:00pm
Tuesday 1:00pm

All dates and times subject to change.
1/30 Houston Ladies Classic will have a 5pm post time.

Gates open daily at 10:30 a.m.


March 25 - May 16, 2016*
(24 Live Racing Days)

Friday 7:00pm
Saturday 6:00pm
Monday 1:00pm

*Exception: 5/7 Kentucky Derby and 5/8 Mother's Day will have a 1pm post time.

Gates open daily at 10:30 a.m.