Downs After Dark - Neon Nights

Drink a cocktail, listen to live entertainment and watch racing under the lights at our premier Downs After Dark event.

Event Highlights Include:

  • Stakes Races - Aristides (GIII) & Mighty Beau Overnight Stakes
  • Beware the Images and Tony and the Tan Lines performing on the Plaza Stage
  • Light and laser projections by Amazing Robot and Sons, who specialize in the fusion of art and technology to visual communications and Muvtek, who designs one-of-a-kind art installations
  • Light and neon sculptures by local light artist TotiLight and local neon artist Mike Kapfhammer
  • Neon body paint by local henna artist JessiKay Graham to transform guests skin into glowing works of art
  • Live neon mural painting by Braylyn Stewart, a local artist who creates aggressive, live aerosol paintings and contemporary canvases

Dining Options:

There are several dining options available with varying views of the track. Click Here to view the Chef's Table buffet offered in the dining rooms.

Courtyard Tickets:

A 21+ exclusive area on the home stretch of the racetrack, with access to indoor hospitality. Tickets to The Courtyard are $69 per person and include:

  • Draft beer and wine from 6-10 p.m.
  • Heavy hors d'oeuvers from 5-9 p.m.
  • A racing program
  • Access to first come, first served outdoor picnic style seating and indoor dining tables

Purchase General Admission tickets for all three events at a discounted price with the Downs After Dark combo. Click here to purchase.