GOLDEN GATE FIELDS TO ANNOUNCE INAUGURAL ‘GOLD RUSH WEEKEND’ ON APRIL 27 & 28
Today, Golden Gate Fields are set to announce full details regarding its inaugural Gold Rush Weekend on Saturday, April 27 and Sunday, April 28 2019.
The weekend is expected to hold eight stakes races including the Gr.3 San Francisco Mile, California Derby, California Oaks and Lost in the Fog Stakes.
The racetrack are looking to recruit runners from both the east coast and as far as Europe. Golden Gate Fields is the only track on the west coast that features a Tapeta all-weather main track with a fair turf course on the inside. Its recently concluded fall meet boasted a 19% increase in handle compared to 2017.