Where is the best place to hang out to actually SEE the Travers? Wheatfields Saratoga! The party starts at 4:00pm on Saturday, August 25 with complimentary appetizers (pizzas, antipasti platter, mini meatballs, calamari, fried pasta), drink specials ($5 Stellas, One with Life Tequila specials), 50/50 Raffle to benefit Saratoga Warhorse, prizes, giveaways, Superfecta tickets and live TV coverage.
The Travers Stakes, held yearly at the Saratoga Race Course in Saratoga Springs, New York, is America’s oldest stakes race in continuous existence. Often called the “Mid-Summer Derby”, the prestigious race is a nail-biting contest of stakes race winners. Historically, the Travers is the most attended race of the season at Saratoga Race Course. Beat the crowds & watch the race in comfort at Wheatfields Saratoga!