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Feb 25

Maxxam Racing Festival

The Fun never stops at Sam Houston Race Park, join us Saturday for the best in live Thoroughbred racing as the 2017 Race meet continues!


With only THREE weeks left of live thoroughbred racing, join us this Saturday for the MAXXAM Racing Festival featuring more than $250,000 in stakes races including the $100,000 MAXXAM Gold Cup! Don’t miss the Wine Tasting Event on the club level for just $20 including General Admission to the track.


Stakes Races:

$100,000 Maxxam Gold Cup

$50,000 Jersey Lilly Stakes

$50,000 Bucharest Turf Sprint

$50,000 Texas Heritage Stakes


Wine List


J Lohr Hilltop Paso Robles Cabernet Sauvignon

Stags’ Leap Napa Valley Merlot

Los Vascos Carmenere

Cantele Primitivo

Bogle Vineyards Essential Red Blend

Gascon Colosal Red Blend


Geyser Peak Moscato

Starborough Sauvignon Blanc

14 Hands Pinot Grigio

Buena Vista Chardonnay

Francisan Equilibrium White Blend

La Marca Proseco


The first post time will be at 6:00pm

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Event Times

  • Gates: Gates will open at 10:30am for simulcast and 4:30pm for Live Racing
    Live Racing: 6:00 PM

Ticket Prices

Wine Tasting Event: $20

Includes: General admission and 6 tastings samples in the wine event.



General Admission: $7

($4 for Children 4-12 and Seniors 62+; and FREE for Children under 4) 


Reserved Counter Seat: $11

Includes: admission and a reserved seat in our counter seat section

($8 for Children 4-12 and Seniors 62+; and $4 for Children under 4) 


Winner’s Circle Restaurant: $29.99

Includes:  Admission, Chop House Buffet, non-alcoholic beverages, tax and gratuity 



Wine Tasting Event on the club level -  $20 including General Admission to the track and 6 wine samples.


For more information on what Sam Houston Race Park has to offer groups of 15 or more call 281-807-8750.

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