Bar & Book carrel seat tickets are available online now for dates through April 12, 2023. Tickets for days beyond April 12 will go on sale Monday, March 6 at 9:00 a.m.

The Bar & Lounge is free and first-come, first-served on every day (except Kentucky Oaks, Kentucky Derby, Preakness, Belmont & Breeders’ Cup Friday & Saturday). $12.50 food & beverage minimum required every day.

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Bar & Book is open for Simulcasting seven days a week from 10:00 a.m. until the last race.

Enjoy simulcast horse racing from around the world, seven days a week, plus all your favorite sports on huge HD projectors and screens in the sports bar. The menu features bold flavors in signature dishes and the bar features 12 draft beers.

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Hours of Operation

Open – 363 days a year
(Closed on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day)

Sports Bar – Enjoy 12 beers on tap, signature drinks and a great place to get your game on! Seating in the sports bar is free and on a first-come, first-served basis except for Premium Days.

Lounge Seats – Enjoy the lounge area overlooking the racebook area. Seating in the lounge area is free and on a first-come, first-served basis except for Premium Days.

Carrel Seats – Bar & Book offers carrel seats for $3.00 per seat.* Each equipped with its own television.
*$10 on Premium Days.

Carrel seats may be reserved in advance from our Ticket Page or by calling 972-263-RACE (7223) or 1-800-795-RACE (7223).

For Groups of 20 or more, please contact Event Sales at 972-237-1197 or email

Reservation lines open 7 days a week from 8:30am to 5:00pm. Bar & Book does not accept same day reservations. All sales final. No exchanges, refunds or cancellations.