Monmouth Park Racetrack, Oceanport

4.2
#7 of 10 in Casinos in New Jersey
Highlighted by the $1,000,000, Grade I, Haskell Invitational held on the last Sunday in July, each summer New Jerseyans flock to Monmouth Park to bet the ponies, partake in Family Fun Day, monthly handicapping contests, and festivals such as the Jersey Shore Food Truck Wars, Irish Festival, Shore Chef Crab Cake Cook-Off, and Kortney's Challenge Run, a fundraiser which benefits the Kortney Rose Foundation in their effort to find a cure for pediatric brain cancer.

Gates open 11:30am. First post is 12:45.
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  • Monmouth Park is a great place for family and friends. Spend a day hearing bands, trying food, watching the horses. There is always something to do. Besides watching the races, there is usually anothe...  more »
  • This is such a great horse racing track. It is VERY family friendly and you can throw a BIG party in the infield area if you wanted. Or if you had a few extra bucks you can go into a suite. And if you...  more »
  • This is a great little track. I hadn't been to Monmouth Park in a few years but we decided to return this August. While it's not a small venue at all, it seems that you're always on top of the races w...  more »
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  • Great place to bring kids. There is a nice playground and lots of room for kids to run around. Coolers are welcome (not in Clubhouse though). Other than the price of parking ($5?) and admission ($4?), you won't find a cheaper place to spend a full day with your family. Plus, they have really great people that work there who are super nice and very accommodating.
  • Can't wait for it to reopen this year. It's a great day out with friends
  • It was an amazing experience working there for the day! Excellent pay, lovely people, amazing employees, everyone was really nice. I would so love to work there again, i had a blast. Met knew people. I absolutely loved it! I enjoyed every single moment of it, and the view of the racetrack and being able to have such a spectacular fron row view of the finish line was so amazing! It was honestly, by far, an unforgettable night!
  • A beautiful old racetrack full of tradition. I wish they would expand Ladies Secret it's a great spot but it's a challenge to get a table and a long wait for food service. I suppose if there was renewed interest in horse racing that would help.
  • Enjoyed myself! I liked that it wasn't too hot and I didn't have to walk too far to place my $2 bet.

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