Stewart’s Shops is again making it easy for you to enjoy a summer of world-class thoroughbred racing at Saratoga Race Course! You can now purchase Saratoga season passes at any Stewart’s Shop location in Albany, Rensselaer, Saratoga, Schenectady, and Warren Counties. The 2017 grandstand season pass is available for $40 and the clubhouse season pass is $65.
A season pass must be activated, and a photo is required. Activation instructions, including how to upload a digital photo can be found here.
You can also purchase a season pass online at stewartsseasonpass.com.
The passes will be valid for all 40 days of the 2017 summer meet, including the Travers and Whitney. Passes do not include reserved seating.
Season pass holders will also be eligible for the Season Perks program, which provides year-round discounts at a number of local attractions, merchants and restaurants. Click here for a full list of Saratoga Season Perks partners. And, a season pass also guarantees a premium Saratoga giveaway item on the day of the giveaway.
The 2017 Saratoga Race Course premium giveaway schedule is as follows:
SARATOGA BASEBALL CAP: Sunday, July 23
The first giveaway of the 2017 season will pay tribute to the theme of opening weekend - Hats! Racing fans gather to receive a red and white Saratoga baseball cap, presented by Saratoga Casino Hotel. In addition to the Saratoga hat giveaway, the day's festivities will include the 26th annual Hat Contest, presented by Hat Sationa! By DEI.
SARATOGA SHORT-SLEEVE T-SHIRT: Monday, August 7
Racing fans will take home the second giveaway of the 2017 meet, a gray short-sleeve t-shirt featuring a red Saratoga Race Course logo. The giveaway corresponds with the weekly Berkshire Bank Family Mondays series, which features free children's activities and entertainment at the Berkshire Bank Saratoga Pavilion.
SARATOGA COOLER BAG: Monday, August 21
The season's penultimate premium giveaway - a red and black Saratoga cooler bag - will kick off the countdown to the $1.25 million Travers, which will be run for the 148th time on Saturday, August 26.
SARATOGA CLOCK: Sunday, September 3
Fans will celebrate closing weekend of the 2017 Saratoga meet with the final giveaway of the 2017 season - a Saratoga wall clock, presented by Foxwoods Resort Casino. The clock features an image of thoroughbreds racing down the stretch against the iconic Saratoga grandstand and clubhouse roofline.