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Emerald Downs

#1 of 24 things to do in Auburn Features Animals
2300 Emerald Downs Drive, Auburn, WA 98001-1633
+1 253-288-7000
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Enjoyed a day at the races!

Recently, we visited Emerald Downs. We had a fun day, and really enjoyed the excitement and chaos... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Mary G
Seattle, Washington
Fun day at the track

Come with family or friends it's always a fun day at the track. The horses are beautiful and you... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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2300 Emerald Downs Drive, Auburn, WA 98001-1633
+1 253-288-7000
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Recently, we visited Emerald Downs. We had a fun day, and really enjoyed the excitement and chaos associated with the Indian Relay Races! We'll go back to the racetrack, but probably we'll try to plan it when these Indian Relay Races happen next year. Amazing,...More

Thank Mary G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Come with family or friends it's always a fun day at the track. The horses are beautiful and you can see them close up. Nice track. Clean. Good restaurant

Thank alexborik
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We went with some friends and watched the camel and ostrich races in addition to live horse racing. Lots of fun whether you bet or not. Check Groupon for deals before you go or use your military ID to get in for free. Concessions are...More

Thank Michelle Z
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

Betting in the horses was confusing at first. But once you get the hang of it it is so much fun! Not only that but the views from the track were gorgeous. Parking is pretty far away so that wasn't pleasant. But if you want...More

Thank Lexi D
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

I am a seasoned Emerald Downs go-er, and have been there 20+ times. I recently went for opening day 2017. Typical of many sporting event venues, the food and drinks are pricey. Getting assigned seats in the grandstands is good to have a better view...More

Thank Lori E
Reviewed 23 February 2017

Emerald Downs is a good venue for race track patrons, small scale reunions, extended family get-togethers, or similar events. Easy to get to, great view of Mt. Rainier and the grounds from all floors, especially from the upper floors with restaurant, etc. Plenty of betting...More

Thank JimAndLori
Reviewed 15 February 2017

the dinner was very good the race where ok they had to put down a horse so it was hard on some of us

Thank rlhouser01
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Fun fun fun for the whole family - they have an arcade for the kids! And on a sunny day it is absolutely beautiful....Views of Mount Rainier and you can be in the sunshine! Drinks & food are expensive! But watching the horses run is...More

Thank Michelle M
Reviewed 17 September 2016

We went for the first time with Grandkids. It was inexpensive as they got in free. The food was more reasonable that other venues in the area, and very good. A recommendation, pay the extra 2.50 and get reserved seats. It is a much better...More

1  Thank Senioronabudget
Reviewed 15 September 2016

We visited Emerald Downs on Italian Day. It was very fun! Valet parking was $10 and $6 self-parking. In between races there were entertainment (Italian dancers, band (singing in Italian), and pizza eating contest). Easy to bet on races. The was instructions in the program...More

1  Thank drmueller07
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brett s
Do they have dart boards in any of the bars?
17 May 2015|
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Response from phutton11 | Reviewed this property |
No they don't.