Enjoy the 2017 Breeders Crown on Oct. 27 & 28

The Breeders Crown, harness racing’s annual series of 12 championship races valued at $6 million, is returning to the Midwest for the first time in more than three decades and for the very first time on Indiana soil at Hoosier Park Racing & Casino. Hoosier Park will offer an array of Breeders Crown experiences located throughout the property.

Update! Hoosier Park will go non-smoking throughout the Terrace on both Friday & Saturday of the Breeders Crown to support a family-friendly environment. Smoking will only be permitted in the casino or outdoors.


The Grandstands

Tickets Required

Grandstand tickets are $15 per person, per day, and include a reserved seat in Hoosier Park’s state-of-the-art Terrace Showroom, $10 in free race wagers or $10 in free dining, and an official Breeders Crown race program. Packages are available for purchase via Ticketmaster or in Hoosier Park’s box office at Shelby’s Gifts.

VooDoo BBQ & Grill and Caballo Loco

Located in the Terrace • Open for Public Dining

VooDoo BBQ & Grill – Featuring New Orleans-style barbeque, signature sides, sweet tea and more. Taste the magic of VooDoo BBQ & Grill!

Caballo Loco – Featuring authentic Mexican street fare including made-from-scratch salsas, authentic tacos, fajitas, margaritas, ice-cold cervesas and more!

Dog n Suds

Located in Lower Level • Open for Public Dining

Featuring made-to-order hot dogs, burgers, hot fresh fries, frosty root beer and more!


Located in the Lower Level • Open for Public Dining

Featuring fresh pastas, salads, pizza and more!

The Shoe

Located in the Lower Level • Open TO Public

Featuring ice-cold beer and cocktails close to the final stretch of the race track.

Dan Patch Brewhouse

Located in the Terrace • Limited Availability

Named in honor of Indiana’s most famous Standardbred race horse, Dan Patch, the Dan Patch Brewhouse spotlights Indiana’s finest craft beers and local wines.

The Pegasus Lounge

Located in the Terrace • Open To Public

The Pegasus Lounge features a wide variety of imported and domestic beers, cocktails and the best seats in the house for live racing. During the Breeders Crown, the Pegasus Bar will be open to the public with standing room only. Additionally a small area along the rail dedicated to invited guests.

Gold Ribbon Party

Homestretch Steakhouse, Clubhouse & Prime Harvest Buffet

Invitation only

The Homestretch Steakhouse/Clubhouse and Prime Harvest Buffet will host an invitation-only event on both evenings of the Breeders Crown and will not be available to the public. This party will also host the connections of Breeders Crown horses. This space will close on Thursday, Oct. 26 and will reopen for normal operation on Sunday, Oct. 29.

Additional Vendors/Food Offerings

Located outside in the Yard & in the Casino

Hoosier Park will host local food truck favorites in the Yard on both Friday & Saturday depending on weather. Additionally, easy grab & go options will also be provided throughout the property to provide tasty options.

The Carrels/Simulcast Area

Located in the Terrace Reservations Required – Opening Soon

Hoosier Park’s cutting-edge, individual betting carrels feature HD-TVs in a state-of-the-art simulcast center. Never leave your seat or the action with FastBet Mobile wagering and convenient betting.

Tickets are $50 per person, per day and include $20 in free race wagers or dining and an official Breeders Crown race program. Packages will soon be available for purchase via Ticketmaster or in Hoosier Park’s box office at Shelby’s Gifts.

Reservations for the carrels opening soon.

The Breeders Crown VIP Party Tent

Reservations Required – Additional Seating May Be Purchased in October

Guests who purchased seating for the VIP Party Tent will be required to make full payment by Sept. 30, 2017. Guests may call to ensure their deposit or payment at (800) 526-7223. VIP Party Tent check-in will begin at 4 pm on Friday and Saturday located in the Terrace, just across from Shelby’s Gifts. Check-in is required prior to entering the VIP Party Tent in The Yard.

Guests will enjoy a delicious buffet, including desserts. The VIP Party Tent will also feature multiple cash bars.

Additionally, all guests in the VIP Party Tent will have access to live mutuel clerks, self-serve betting terminals and FastBet Mobile technology.

The climate-controlled tent will also feature entertainment and luxury outdoor bathrooms.