Simulcast Hours of Operation**
Sunday-Thursday: Noon - 11:30pm
Self Service Wagering Only: Sun. 8:00 PM - 11:30 PM, Mon. & Tue. 6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Friday-Saturday: Noon - Midnight*
* - Partial Card from Australia ending after 11:30pm
**Closing times are approximate and subject to change depending on the simulcast schedule
Track Information and History
When Le Grand Jour won the first race at Penn National Race Course on August 30, 1972, a new era in sports entertainment arrived in Central Pennsylvania. And, for the past 44 years the thrills and excitement of live thoroughbred racing at the track has attracted many of the top equine and human stars in the game. More
Box Seat Reservations - 2016
Box Seat – one standard box with five “stadium seats” and television
Pricing = $25 Wednesday - Saturday / $50 per night for special events.
Box Seat Suite – Lounge style seating to accommodate up to ten people with additional televisions
Pricing = $100 Wednesday - Saturday / $150.00 per night for special events.
Box Seats can be purchased with at the program stand and all box seat sales are final
Reserve your box seat by calling the mutuel department (717)-469-3210 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Dress Code - Click here for the paddock and winner's circle dress code
Photography - Professional cameras are only authorized for use by the official track photographer or by photographers on assignment from a recognized media organization. Email email@example.com in order to request approval to take professional photographs at any racing area.