Opening Update


Guests! We are re-opening the Top of the Turf on Saturday's beginning Saturday, October 31 for daytime Simulcasting! You will also be able to enjoy the Top of the Turf on Friday, November 6th for Breeder's Cup wagering. There is no charge to come onto the floor, and no minimum Food & Beverage purchase. Reservations are recommended but no required. Please call the switchboard for yours today at either (618)345-4300 or (314)436-1516 ext. 0!

Tickets bet on Fairmount Park have been taken out of the system as of Tuesday, October 6th 2020
Welcome to Fairmount Park.  We will begin having guests for Simulcasting beginning September 28, 2020.  Our hours will be 10:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. Monday through Sunday.  Everyone will be required to wear a mask at all times.  We ask that you realize we MUST follow Illinois State COVID-19 Guidelines for our region.  We will be taking temperatures and asking all patrons for their name, address and phone number.  You will then be given a reservation for a seat in the Grandstand (or you can call ahead and speak to the switchboard for one). 

The Madison County Health Department is conducting FREE drive through testing at Fairmount Park on the following Thursdays: 10/8, 11/5 and 12/3 from 9:00am - 12:00pm.

Account Wagering

Upcoming Events

Breeder's Cup

November 6th & 7th

"Bet & Go" wagering available on 9/5 at all three of our OTB locations:

Alton (IL)

Sauget (IL)

Springfield (IL) 

2021 Racing Season Begins April 27th!

Tuesdays @ 1:00 p.m.

Fridays and Saturdays @ 7:30 p.m.

Kentucky Derby Day Saturday May 1 @ 1:00 p.m.

Wagering available on



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