from the Meadowlands Media Relations Department
East Rutherford, NJ — The Meadowlands Racetrack will be horse racing paradise on Saturday (Nov. 3) with an all-day and all-night offering of racing and dining at its finest.
The afternoon and early evening features the simulcast of the Breeders’ Cup World Championships live from Churchill Downs in Kentucky. Fans can watch and wager on the top-class races beginning at 12 noon and leading up to the $6 million Breeders’ Cup Classic at 5:44 p.m. The Breeders’ Cup races begin Friday with four championship events starting at 3:21 p.m.
Pink Restaurant at the Meadowlands will open at 11 a.m. and offer a special lunch buffet featuring Brazilian-style culottes steak, grilled chicken breast with fresh arugula, tomato, and mozzarella, penne pasta ala vodka, and Icelandic cod piccata. Appetizers include a variety of salads and mozzarella with Jersey tomatoes and basil. Dessert selections include a variety of cookies, cakes, and locally baked babkas. The price is $39.95 per person plus tax and gratuity.
The excitement builds up to the evening for live harness racing kicking off at 7:15 p.m. featuring the 2-year-old Kindergarten finals. Fans can enter the $200 World Harness Handicapping Championship Qualifier for a chance to win a seat into the WHHC Final presented by DerbyWars. Contest details are available at http://www.meadowlandsracetrack.com/event_detail.aspx?id=14206.
The night-time Pink buffet opens at 6:30 p.m. and features a variety of seasonal dishes and signature desserts. Reservations for both buffets can be made by calling 201-The-BigM.
For updated racing, event and dining info visit www.PlayMeadowlands.com.