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Oak Tree at Pleasanton Fall Horse Racing & Festival

Sun. Oct 1, 2017

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Live horse racing returns during a seven-day long fall festival at the Alameda County Fairgrounds in Pleasanton.

PLEASANTON – Head to the races! Horse racing excitement is returning to the Alameda County Fairgrounds. The seven-day race meet and festival takes place over two long weekends. While the horses are the stars of the show, the event also includes exceptional wine, beer and mixology events, live sports at the Fan Cave and the Derby Dog Dash on Saturday, September 23.

Also on September 23, over 20 wineries will participate in the Sip, Savor and Wager Wine Festival, where you can taste a variety of vintages. If craft brews are more your style, don’t miss Craftoberfest on Saturday, September 30. Given that more than 20 breweries will be in attendance, your favorite brewery is sure to be present. On Sunday, October 1, the Mixology Festival, a cocktail tasting event, is debuting. You won’t want to miss this exciting new addition. These wine and spirits events will be held inside the grandstands from 2-5PM on their respective dates. Advance purchase tickets are $25-30 per person ($40 at the door). Tickets include unlimited sampling and a special commemorative glass, racing program and tip sheet.

Hooves aren’t the only thing headed down the track. The Motorcycle Poker Run takes place on Sunday, September 24, and features live music, BBQ, prizes and more. Advance purchase tickets are $30 per person ($40 at the door) and include admission and lunch.

Oak Tree at Pleasanton Horse Racing
Thursday-Sunday, September 21-24, 2017
Friday-Sunday, September 29-October 1, 2017
Post Times: Thursday + Saturdays & Sundays at 1:45pm & Fridays at 2:15pm
Alameda County Fairgrounds, Pleasanton
FREE Admission (Terrace and box seating available at cost)

For more information, visit AlamedaCountyFair.com


Alameda County Fairgrounds
4501 Pleasanton Avenue
Pleasanton, CA 94566 United States
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Pleasanton, SF Bay Area, Tri Valley