Breeders' Cup returns to Santa Anita this year

Breeders' Cup returns to Santa Anita this year

Dave Harmon

Breeders' Cup Tickets, Packages Now Available

The two-day World Championships will be held Nov. 4-5 at Santa Anita Park.

Tickets for this year's two-day Breeders' Cup World Championships at Santa Anita Park are now on sale to the general public, officials said June 6.

The event will be held Nov. 4-5. It will be the record ninth time Santa Anita will host the Breeders' Cup, which offers 13 races and purses totaling $26 million.

Ticket prices range from $25-$750 for Friday's program and from $50-$850 for Saturday.

General admission prices are $10 per pass on Friday and $25 per pass on Saturday when purchased in advance. General admission passes will be available at the gate on event days for $15 per pass Friday and $40 per pass Saturday. The passes don't include a reserved seat.

All fans that attend the World Championships will receive free track programs Friday and Saturday upon entering Santa Anita.

Tickets can be purchased online at www.breederscup.com/tickets or by calling toll-free at 877-849-4287.

In related business, Breeders' Cup and Santa Anita have again enlisted QuintEvents as the official provider of "fan experience packages." Official Breeders' Cup Experiences ticket, travel, and hospitality packages are customizable to include Friday and Saturday tickets, private on-site hospitality lounges with celebrity jockey meet-and-great opportunities, gourmet food and premium open bar, private wagering facilities, and other enhancements that include parties, ground transportation, and hotels.

More information on packages is available at 844-478-7609.

Other seating options this year are the Silks Lawn Chalet, which will be located along the infield rail, and The View, which Breeders' Cup compares with "sitting on the 50-yard line or mid-court to the racetrack, coupled with the atmosphere of the most fashionable rooftop party in LA."