145 Louisiana Blvd. NE | 505.767.7171
The Road to the Kentucky Derby
First Turn Lounge
The Downs Racetrack and Casino is a great place to enjoy simulcast racing and wagering from numerous tracks around the world everyday of the year. We have literally hundreds of televisions throughout the Grandstand area strategically located close to mutual tellers and self-service wagering machines.
We also offer pari-mutuel betting in the casino’s First Turn Lounge where you may sit in the comfort of our lounge while enjoying all the racing excitement.
We’ll have special promotions during all the big Stakes Races and many more!
Featuring LIVE Simulcasts!
We offer full card simulcasting every day from tracks across the country, South America, Canada, Australia, New Zealand and Japan.
The first floor simulcast area in the grandstand is open every day for simulcasting. There’s always a great view of your favorite simulcast track on hundreds of TV screens. You’ll be close to betting windows, mutuel tellers or self-serve terminals. Or, get up close to one of our 30 big screens in the VIP Room.
Bar service opens at 10:00 AM and the concession stand opens at 9:00.