THERE'S ROOM FOR YOU AT SPACIOUS BELMONT PARK

Beautiful Belmont Park offers incredible experiences for all types of guests. For those interested in high-end hospitality, please review our various dining and group sales areas.

Reserved seating is available at a range of price points, and all with fantastic views of the Belmont track. Even those who prefer to purchase admission tickets and roam the backyard will be pleased to know that our viewing areas - the grandstand, backyard, and viewing apron - are open to all guests. There are plenty of free seats (benches, chairs, picnic tables) available in these areas (non-reserved, first come).

General or grandstand admission ($10) and clubhouse admission ($30) will be available on Belmont Stakes’ Day. Just walk up to a turnstile and pay the appropriate fee. Admission price does not include reserved seating.

Clubhouse and Grandstand reserved seating can be purchased through  www.ticketmaster.com or through the NYRA Box Office at (844) - NYRA -TIX. For ticketmaster orders, all online convenience, service and order fees apply. Clubhouse admission IS INCLUDED with all Reserved Seats Sales for the Belmont Stakes. Souvenir tickets will be provided to all guests who purchase tickets for reserved seating and/or hospitality and dining areas, and will be mailed in May.

RESERVED SEATS:

Click here for information on purchasing reserved seats tickets to the Belmont Stakes.


DINING INFORMATION:
Restaurants open at 10:30 a.m.; Continental Breakfast service at 11:00 a.m.
Reservations MUST be claimed by NOON.
Buffet hours 12:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.


PARKING:
 Parking can be purchased on www.ticketmaster.com or through our Box Office (844)-NYRA-TIX
 Click Here to view 2014 Belmont Stakes Parking Map with Pricing
NO VALET PARKING available.
NO OVERNIGHT RV Parking available.
Charter buses MUST park along the roadway to the Green Field as directed by Security and Parking personnel.

SHUTTLE SERVICE:
On Belmont Stakes Day, The New York Racing Association Inc. has arranged alternate transportation for its fans.  Beginning at 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. six courtesy buses will depart every 20 minutes from the Clubhouse entrance to accommodate residents of Floral Park and Elmont. 

The Floral Park Shuttle will travel from Belmont Park north on Plainfield Avenue, west on Woodbine Court, with a scheduled stop at Atlantic Avenue Extension and Tulip Avenue, adjacent to Lion’s Park.  It will then travel north on Tulip Avenue to Jericho Turnpike and head east, making a second stop at the MTA LI Bus stop in front of 90 Jericho Turnpike.  The bus will continue east on Jericho Turnpike and make its third and final stop at the MTA LI Bus stop at Floral Park Place and Floral Terrace.  The bus then returns to Belmont Park.

The Elmont Shuttle will travel from Belmont Park south on Plainfield Avenue across Hempstead Turnpike and on to Elmont Road. It will then turn east at Dutch Broadway, then north on Mecham Avenue and across Hempstead Turnpike to continue on Covert Avenue.  At Tulip Avenue, the bus turns west and returns to Belmont Park. The courtesy shuttles will stop at each of the MTA LI Bus stops along the route.
 
At the end of the race day the shuttles will reverse their routes to accommodate the one-way traffic patterns. They will depart every 20 minutes, starting at 10 a.m. and continue to 9 p.m.  They will drop off and pick up patrons at the front of the Clubhouse entrance.



ADMISSION:
Admission Gates Open at 8:30 a.m.
Admission (Clubhouse and Grandstand) and Reserved Seats are separate items.  Admission does not include any reserved seating. 
Reserved seating is purchased separately and includes the Clubhouse admission fee (see “Reserved Seats”).
General Admission grants access to a large portion of the facility (three floor building and surrounding backyard and apron areas).  There are plenty of free seats (benches, chairs, picnic tables) available in these areas (non-reserved, first-come).
Clubhouse Admission grants access to a smaller portion of the facility (three floor building and surrounding apron area).  There are free seats (benches, chairs, picnic tables) available in these areas (non-reserved, first come).
Reserved Seats are individual stadium style seats that may be purchased for the day.
General or Grandstand Admission is $10.00  (a Backyard Picnic Area, a Trackside Apron Area and Three Interior Levels of the Grandstand are ALL included in general admission).
Clubhouse Admission is $30.00  (a Trackside Apron Area and Three Interior Levels of both the Clubhouse & Grandstand are ALL included in clubhouse admission).
No Infield Access.



ATTIRE

Elegant Attire is a Tradition at Belmont Park. Ladies and Gentlemen who Honor this Tradition are Always Appreciated.

BOX AREA, BELMONT ROOM, EXECUTIVE BOX, TURF AND FIELD CLUB,
EXECUTIVE OFFICES, MARQUEE I & II

Gentlemen: Suits or Sports Coats.  Ties Required.
Ladies: Appropriate Attire
No Shorts, T-Shirts, Jeans or Abbreviated Wear Permitted


GARDEN TERRACE, BELMONT CAFÉ, SECRETARIAT BUFFET, TRIPLE CROWN PAVILION, NORTH SHORE TERRACE, SUFFOLK BUFFET& BELMONT BUFFET
No shorts, T-Shirts, Jeans or abbreviated wear permitted
Gentlemen: Jackets Required


CLUBHOUSE & PADDOCK DINING ROOM
Proper attire required at Management's discretion.  No short-shorts, cut-off shorts, midriff tops.  Gentlemen: No tank tops


GRANDSTAND, NASSAU BUFFET & TOP OF THE STRETCH
Shirts and Shoes required at all times.

PADDOCK & WINNER'S CIRCLE
No shorts or abbreviated wear permitted.
Gentlemen: collared shirts required

Please Note - the dress code will be strictly enforced, and applies to minors as well as adults.  The Guest Services Centers located on the first floor of the Grandstand and second floor of the Clubhouse loan pants, jackets and skirts.  Driver License required as security. 



FACILITY MAP  

Click here to view the Belmont Park Facility Map



ATM MACHINES

For your convenience, ATM machines are located at the following locations:

First floor Grandstand picnic area.
First floor Grandstand outside the Belmont Cafe
First floor Grandstand near the end mutuel window closest to finish line.
First floor Grandstand, west end, trackside by turnstiles. 
Second floor Grandstand opposite the Belmont Grill.
Second floor Grandstand, west end, outside the turnstiles.
Second floor Clubhouse opposite the Clubhouse elevator.
Third floor Grandstand opposite the Finish Line
Third floor Clubhouse opposite the Clubhouse escalator.
Fourth floor Clubhouse opposite the Turf & Field Room



BINOCULAR RENTAL - $2.00
First floor Grandstand - Guest Services Center by the finish line; Second floor Clubhouse - Guest Services Center opposite the elevator.
ID required as security.



CAMERAS
Personal Cameras are allowed.
NO FLASH IS ALLOWED.  NO PICTURES OF MUTUEL AREAS ARE ALLOWED.
PHOTOS AND TAPES OBTAINED ON NYRA PROPERTY CANNOT BE USED FOR PUBLICATION IN ADVERTISING, OR FOR SALE TO THE PUBLIC.



CHECK CASHING
Travelers Checks must be approved at a Guest Service Center prior to cashing at the Grandstand Mutuel Information window located on the first floor of the Grandstand adjacent to the finish line. 
Personal checks or money orders are not accepted. 



COAT CHECK
Available at the Guest Services Centers located on the first floor of the Grandstand adjacent to the finish line.



DINING PACKAGES

Click here to learn more about our fantastic Belmont Stakes Dining Packages.

 

MODIFIED SECURITY POLICIES

The New York Racing Association, Inc. (NYRA) has revised its security policies and procedures for the 145th running of the Belmont Stakes on Saturday, June 8.

Below are detailed lists of banned and permitted items for Belmont Stakes Day. Changes from existing policy are denoted by bold type.

BANNED ITEMS

BUILDING AND APRON

BACKYARD

No Air Horns/Noise Makers

No Air Horns/Noise Makers

No Alcoholic Beverages

No Alcoholic Beverages

No Back Packs

No Back Packs

No Briefcases/Luggage

No Briefcases/Luggage

No Cameras with detachable lenses, or lenses more than 6" in length

No Cameras with detachable lenses, or lenses more than 6" in length

No Camcorders

No Camcorders

No Coolers

No Coolers

No Duffle Bags

No Duffle Bags

No Fireworks

No Fireworks

No Glass

No Glass

No Grills

No Grills

No Laser Lights/Pointers

No Laser Lights/Pointers

No Mace/Pepper Spray

No Mace/Pepper Spray

No Purses larger than 12" in diameter

No Purses larger than 12" in diameter

No Tents/Canopies

No Tents/Canopies

No Thermoses

No Thermoses

No Tripods

No Tripods

No Umbrellas

No Umbrellas

No Wagons/Shopping Carts/Hand Trucks

No Wagons/Shopping Carts/Hand Trucks

No Weapons

No Weapons

No Non-Folding or Folding Furniture

 

 

PERMITTED ITEMS

BUILDING AND APRON

BACKYARD

Baby/Diaper Bags (Must contain child care items and accompany a child)

Baby/Diaper Bags (Must contain child care items and accompany a child)

 

Beach Tote Bag (without interior pockets/compartments)

Beach Tote Bag (without interior pockets/compartments)

Binoculars

Binoculars

Cell/Smart Phones & Tablets (Subject to Screening)

Cell/Smart Phones & Tablets (Subject to Screening)

Food Items in clear see through plastic container or bag no larger that 18"x18", including "Box Lunches" (Limit two containers per adult, no trash bags)

Food Items/Non-Alcoholic Beverages in a clear see through plastic container no larger that 28"Lx15"Wx 17"H (Backyard area ONLY. Limit one container per adult. Non Alcoholic beverages in clear plastic containers or regular sized cans only. Patrons with these containers MUST enter through the Grandstand Paddock, Grandstand Backyard or Grandstand West Gates.)

Non Alcoholic Beverages individually carried in a plastic container or regular sized can.

Beach Blankets

Purses not larger than 12" in diameter

Purses not larger than 12" in diameter

Seat Cushion (Backless)

Seat Cushion (Backless)

Small Cameras (No detachable lenses or lens larger than 6"

Small Cameras (No detachable lenses or lens larger than 6"

Strollers (Must be carrying a child)

Strollers (Must be carrying a child)

Sunscreen (No Glass Containers)

Sunscreen (No Glass Containers)

 

Lightweight Aluminum or Plastic Folding Chairs

     




GIFT SHOPS

Visit our NYRA Store located on the first floor of the Grandstand and second floor of the Clubhouse. Gifts for all ages, officially licensed NYRA merchandise & souvenirs. MetroCards are sold at both locations.  NY Lottery tickets are available for purchase in the Grandstand store.
Shop on-line at the Belmont Stakes Superstore. Click here

Belmont Stakes Merchandise
First floor Grandstand picnic area.
First floor Grandstand entrance, west end. 
First floor Clubhouse Lobby.
Second floor Grandstand, Train Station entrance.
Second floor Clubhouse adjacent to the escalator.
Second floor Grandstand, next to Fisherman's Wharf.
Fourth floor Clubhouse opposite the Turf & Field Room.



GUEST SERVICES CENTERS
Located on the first floor of the Grandstand adjacent to the finish line and second floor Clubhouse opposite the escalator.
The Guest Services Office is located on the first floor of the Clubhouse. 

 

HANDICAP INFORMATION

There are twelve (12) reserved disabled parking spaces in the Clubhouse lot.  Another three (3) spaces are reserved (via cones) for disabled vans.  Additionally, between fifteen (15) and twenty (20) disabled vehicles are parked along the outer roadway (excludes Belmont Stakes’ Day).  The West End lot has fifty (50) disabled spaces.  There are twenty-two (22) disabled spaces in the Preferred Lots (B=10; D=12).  Each bus stop in the Yellow, Green and Blue Fields has four (4) disabled spaces at their bus stops.  All parking spaces are available on a first-come first-serve basis after the parking gates open for our customers.  All disabled spaces pay the appropriate parking fees.

Wheelchair locations are available on the Third Floor behind Section ‘E’ in the Clubhouse and behind Section ‘O’ in the Grandstand.  The wheelchair locations are complimentary and become available on a first-come first-serve basis after the admission gates open.  No portable seating is allowed in the wheelchair areas.

On Belmont Stakes’ Day, we have a designated area for wheelchairs on our apron.  It is located trackside between the horse path and the Winner’s Circle.


HOTELS

Click here for information on Hotels that we recommend.



DRIVING DIRECTIONS

Click here for information on How to Get to Belmont Park.



PAY PHONES
Coin operated phones are available on the first floor of the Grandstand adjacent to the end mutual bay by the finish line and first floor Clubhouse opposite the Guest Services Office. 



PHOTOGRAPHS
Purchase photos of your favorite horse from Adam Coglianese, our official track photographer at the following locations
second floor Clubhouse and the first floor Grandstand outdoor colonnade 
Call 718-659-2292 or email acoglianese@nyrainc.com for more information. 



RACE CHARTS
Copies of the race charts from the past week are available at the Guest Services Centers.



RACE REPLAY CENTERS
Located on the second floor of the Clubhouse opposite the escalator and second floor Grandstand opposite the Belmont Grill. 



SCRATCHES
Toll free at 1-866-697-2238



SMOKING
In accordance with the New York State Clean Indoor Air Act smoking is not permitted in the building or in any seating or dining area.
Smoking is permitted on the trackside apron and backyard area.



WILL CALL

Opens at 9:30 a.m.

1st floor Clubhouse - Lobby
Backyard Grandstand Admission – Center Gate
Backyard Grandstand Admission – Paddock Gate
2nd floor LIRR Grandstand Admission – West End