Spend a day at the races and sleep close by at our hotel near Sam Houston Race Park. It’s easy to save a little with our hotel deals so that you can place your bets at the park’s live and simulcast races. With over 500 televisions available and a Las Vegas-style Player’s Lounge, there’s a variety of places to lounge and watch your favorite track. Plan your day at the track and relax afterwards back at our hotel near the Sam Houston Race Park here in Houston, Texas.
The fastest growing race track in America, the Sam Houston Race Park opened in 1994 and is the first Class 1 horse racing venue in Texas. The Race Park’s main attraction is the 1 mile dirt track and 7-furlong turf course for horses, with both club seating and standing areas. In between races, stop at one of the tracks’ concession stands, bars, or restaurants for a meal with a view of the action.
Daily simulcasting is held from 10:30 AM – 2 AM, so come out for a front row seat to a stakes race!
In addition to thoroughbred racing, Sam Houston Race Track is a multipurpose venue that’s used as a concert venue in between races. They have also begun to host food festivals, and annual traditions that are fun for the whole family. Book a hotel room close to the sights and sounds of this top Houston destination.
In the mood for a wiener dog or corgi race? Pets are allowed on the track at Dog Day at the Track, a family-friendly event traditionally held in February. Come see 50 small and adorable dogs race the track between live horse races.
Support local businesses at the Annual Food Truck Festival, with a variety of cuisines, deserts, and craft beers to sample.
Guitars N’ Cars Auto Show brings together car enthusiasts with guitar vendors. All proceeds go towards the Houston U.S. Vets program so come out for a show filled with live music, food, and exhibits with your favorite vehicles. After a day of fun and activity, return home to our hotel near the Sam Houston Race Park for a quiet night’s rest.