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Red Raider Weekend at the Ruidoso Downs


  • Ruidoso Downs Race Track & Casino 26225 U.S. 70 Ruidoso Downs, NM, 88346 United States (map)

The weekend kicks off Friday, June 1, with a reception in the Ruidoso Downs Turf Club from 5 to 6:30 p.m. with light hors’ d’oeuvres along with a cash bar. Stop by to catch up with fellow Red Raiders and to pick up your tickets for Saturday's events along with a certificate for $20 in free slot play at Billy the Kid Casino.

On Saturday, June 2, we’ll see you at the Turf Club again for a lunch buffet of enchiladas starting at 12:45 p.m. The races will follow shortly after at approximately 1 p.m.

Later that night at 8 p.m., join us back at the race track for a concert featuring Flatland Cavalry. Texas Tech alumni will have access to seats in the Turf Club as well as a private cash bar.

Tickets for this special event are $99 and include the following:

  • Friday night reception
  • Saturday lunch
  • Entrance into Ruidoso Downs Turf Club
  • Official racing program
  • $20 free slot play at Billy the Kid Casino
  • Ticket to Flatland Cavalry concert

Tickets can be purchased by clicking the registration button at the top of the page. The registration deadline has been extended to May 1!

Also, show your electronic membership card, which can be accessed through the TTAA app, for two free drink tickets (available at the TTAA registration table). Not a member? Join today