Ruidoso Horse Racing

Do you want to put a little money down on your entertainment? At Ruidoso Downs Race Track and Billy The Kid Casino you can experience the thrill of the world's fastest quarter horses racing every weekend during the summer. If you are visiting during the off season, Billy's Race Book, located in Billy's Sports Bar and Grill, offers a comfortable and FUN atmosphere where you can enjoy great food, great drinks, and the best in horse racing from all over the United States. Summer live horse racing; Simulcast racing year round.

Ruidoso Downs Racetrack hosts both Thoroughbred and Quarter Horse racing, notably the All American Futurity, the richest race in Quarter Horse racing.

Ruidoso Downs Racetrack hosts both Thoroughbred and Quarter Horse racing, notably the All American Futurity, the richest race in Quarter Horse racing.

Want to put a little money down on your entertainment? At Ruidoso Downs you can experience the thrill of the worlds fastest quarter horses racing every weekend during the summer. If you are visiting during the off season, Billy's Race Book, located in Billy's Sports Bar and Grill, offers a comfortable and FUN atmosphere where you can enjoy great food, great drinks, and the best in horse racing from all over the United States. 

Hours: Racing Season: Friday - Monday, post time at 1 pm.

Offseason: Billy's Racing Book open daily at 10 am.

Prices: FREE General Admission, Open Air Seating & Parking; Valet Parking $7; Turf Club Admission $20; Grandstand Seating $15.00 to $100.00