Frequently Asked Questions

Do you have a question about The Downs Racetrack & Casino that isn’t listed here? No problem. You can send us a message or call us at 505.767.7171 and we’ll be happy to assist you.

How much is it to park?

Parking at The New Downs is free, as long as you enter through the Louisiana and Central entrance. You can enjoy our free valet service or free self-parking. We also offer free shuttle service to the Grandstand. Please note, if you do enter through any other gate, there may be a charge for parking.

Where are you located?

We are on the North East corner of Louisiana and Central in the heart of Albuquerque (get directions).

Where can I bet on racing?

You can wager on horseracing at the Grandstand or in the New Casino area (First Turn Lounge).

What are your hours of operation?

The Downs is open 365 days a year, from 10am to 1am on Sundays thru Thursdays, and from 10am to 4am on Fridays and Saturdays.

When does live racing start?

Live Racing will return in August of 2014. Calendars for Simulcasts are available online.

Are you hiring?

We are always looking for great guest service people who want to be a part of a winning team. You can check out available openings and apply online through our Careers page.

Do you have any table games?

We have an electronic pit area located in the middle of the casino. The electronic pit has all of your favorite table games (such as Craps, Roulette and Blackjack), but without the dealers.

How do I sign up for a Player’s Card?

You can sign up for our Triple Crown Player’s Card here or when you visit the Triple Crown Player’s booth.