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Fairmount Park

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First Time Delight

My first time there was a fun experience. The prices of the food was not bad at all. There was... read more

Reviewed 16 July 2018
Sandra F
Saint Louis, Missouri
Average compared to Churchill and Delmar!.

I appreciate that Fairmount is close to St. Louis. If I want to see live races or bet on televised... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2018
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“finish line”(4 reviews)
“great buffet”(3 reviews)
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9301 Collinsville Rd, Collinsville, IL 62234-1799
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Reviewed 16 July 2018

My first time there was a fun experience. The prices of the food was not bad at all. There was many selections. I did not try the restaurants but did try various eatery stands. I was disappointed that they ran out of pizza and pretzels...More

Thank Sandra F
Reviewed 9 July 2018

I appreciate that Fairmount is close to St. Louis. If I want to see live races or bet on televised races Fairmount Park is nearby. It's not ever been an unpleasant event, it just can't compare to where the "surf meet the turf," so I...More

4  Thank Lousimp12
Reviewed 19 September 2017

This was the first time I have been to Fairmount Park. We went on a Saturday night and had made reservations at the restaurant Top of the Turf. It was on the top floor of the complex. We did not have to pay to park...More

7  Thank where2nextbabe
Reviewed 7 September 2017

This is such a great place and a great way to enjoy a beautiful summer's night. It's not expensive to gain entrance or eat and drink, and hang out with friends or by yourself. The horses are so beautiful and it's a pleasure to witness...More

1  Thank Cheryl S
Reviewed 4 September 2017

The trip to Fairmount Park Racetrack was part of our vacation. We had lots of fun. . We reserved a Sky Box at the Top of the Turf Restaurant. This was our first time going to see a live horse race and didn't have a...More

Thank SeRra161
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

Had a fun night picking winners but, mostly losers. Enjoyed a great buffet. The pulled pork was tasty and chocolate cake to die for. An inexpensive Saturday night out with friends.

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Reviewed 9 August 2017

Great place to spend an evening with family or friends. Food and drink prices are not too high, and you can win money if you pick the right horse to win!

Thank josepho399
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

We saw where they were having horse races on Saturday night in the newspaper and decided to make an evening of it. For $13 per person, you were admitted to the park, got an all you could eat buffet, and $2 beer or wine, listen...More

1  Thank L K
Reviewed 26 June 2017

There are several good things about our night at the race track, but I wasn't impressed enough to bother with a second trip. There was plenty of parking when we got there early, but only 2 ticket booths open (picture Walmart, several lanes only 2...More

Thank 1TallGirl
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

An inexpensive evening out and a ton of fun for the entire family! We paid 2.50 to enter and then you can chose to watch the horse races or bet on the horses too. Eat in the restaurant or buy a hotdog. Sit inside or...More

2  Thank beachliker
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