Ruidoso Downs is home to the world's richest quarter horse races such as the All American Futurity, which serves as the signature event of the race track.
However, this is far from the only racing event hosted here. Due to the variety of tracks, spectators can enjoy a plethora of racing events such as:
If hearing the thundering hooves of magnificent galloping horses and feeling the exhilarating roar of the crowd is your idea of a great time, check out the Ruidoso Downs race track schedule to see which events coincide with your stay. Ruidoso Downs also streams the races live if you would rather spectate a race from the comfort of your cabin.
To make the most of your day at the races, consider purchasing a day pass at the Ruidoso Jockey Club. The pass offers premium seating, dining, and a list of other amenities.
Horse racing is far from the only activity to enjoy at Ruidoso Downs. The race track also hosts special events throughout the year. These can include festivals such as the All American Cowboyfest, which offers live country music and rodeo in a western culture celebration for the whole family.
The track will also periodically host:
Special vendors for unique shopping experiences