Belmont Stakes Festival Week 2013

The third leg of the Triple Crown offers Long Island’s local communities an opportunity to celebrate!

This year’s week long celebration begins with the Elmont Belmont Stakes parade on Saturday, June 1st.  A number of local charities will benefit through the following events which are open to the public:


May 31

 

 

Annual Jockey Visit to Ronald McDonald House of LI 

North Shore – LIJ Hospital

New Hyde Park, NY

10 a.m.

June 1


Elmont Belmont Stakes Parade 

Hempstead Turnpike

Elmont, NY

10 a.m.

 

 

 

June 2

Belmont Stakes Blue Ribbon Run for Prostate Cancer 

 

Belmont Park (ALL runners finish on the track at the Finish Line)

Elmont, NY

7 p.m

Visit: www.imfcares.com


June 4

 

 

Between the Horse’s Ears – A Jockey’s View 

Guest Speaker, Richard Migliore

Elmont Public Library

Hempstead Tpke

Elmont, NY

7 p.m.

Contact: Elmont East End Civic Association

 

 

The Jockeys of Belmont Park - Guest Bartender Night

6 p.m.

Join Hall of Famer, and two time winner of the Belmont Stakes, Edgar Prado, and some of the racing world’s best, as they serve up drinks to help benefit permanently disabled jockeys.  Last year we helped raise over five thousand dollars.  Please help us help those who have been injured participating in a sport that we all love.  

To donate visit: www.pdjf.org
 

Fiore di Sol

144a Tulip Ave

Floral Park, NY 11001

516-775-8226




June 5

 

 

Belmont Stakes Post Position Draw

Belmont Park

11 a.m.

 

Old Friends at Oheka Castle 

Syosset, NY

6 p.m.

Contact: Michael Blowen 859-509-4814

6 p.m. – 10 p.m.

 

 

 Elmont Film Festival

Elmont Public Library

700 Hempstead Turnpike

Elmont, NY

6 p.m.

Feature Film: Secretariat’s Jockey, Ron Turcotte

 

June 6

 


 

Belmont Stakes Charity Celebration to benefit The Jockey Club Foundation and the TRF

Bar Americain

New York, NY

Cocktails and Hors d’oeuvres

Business Attire

Contact: The Jockey Club 212-521-5305

6 p.m. – 10 p.m.

 


 

 

June 7

 

 

Belmont Child Care Association Reception

Belmont Child Care Association

2150 Hempstead Turnpike

Elmont, NY

6 p.m. – 9 p.m.

 

Garden City Belmont Festival - Postponed due to weather. Rescheduled to Friday, June 28.

Seventh Street

Garden City, NY 

6 p.m. – 10 p.m.

 

 


June 8

 

 

145th running of the Belmont Stakes

Belmont Park

Elmont, NY

 

Floral Park Art League

Exhibit to Celebrate Thoroughbred Horse Racing

Memorial Park

Floral Park, NY

3 p.m. – 7 p.m.

 

 

June 9

 

 

Floral Park Belmont Festival 

Tulip Avenue

Floral Park, NY

2 p.m. – 7 p.m.

 

Floral Park Art League

Exhibit to Celebrate Thoroughbred Horse Racing

Memorial Park

Floral Park, NY