Meadowlands Racing &East Rutherford, NJ, United States

Pace Dining 2024

By Meadowlands Racetrack (other events)

Saturday, July 13 2024 4:30 PM 11:30 PM EDT

The Biggest Party in Harness Racing – the Meadowlands Pace, our signature event! First Race Post time 6:20pm. Admission and parking are free


  •  T-Shirt Giveaway – Begins 5 p.m.; first 5,000 guests.
  • DJ in the Backyard
  • Carnival Rides & Games – including mechanical shark, toxic moonwalk, 3-in-1 sports game, toxic obstacle course, axe throwing, and 2 carnival games
  • $500 Win Bets – 5 winners will have a chance to place a $500 win bet on a designated race.  Entry in the live racing program
  • The Annual Meadowlands Burger Battle!: Think you have the best burger in town? Impress the judges on Saturday, July 15 for a chance to win $1,500! $3,000 in total is up for grabs! Event is 5-11 pm in the Backyard.  Fans are welcome and encouraged to come out and purchase and taste some of the best burgers in the area.  There is no admission fee and vending begins at 5pm.

STAKES (purses estimated):

  • $700,000 Meadowlands Pace
  • $450,000 WR Haughton Open Pace
  • $400,000 Hambletonian Maturity
  • $285,000 Stanley Dancer
  • $250,000 Del Miller Memorial
  • $200,000 Mistletoe Shalee
  • $175,000 Dorothy Haughton Open Mare Pace
  • $40,000 Miss Versatility Mare Trot Leg 4

Guaranteed dining/seating available for purchase:

$100 Cafe Table – seats 4 people and $100 is food credit for use at the Cafe

2nd Floor Lounge  Seating – tables of 2 & 4 available along with bar seats. Purchase is beverage and food credit for Victory.