$75K Stakes Race, Craftoberfest & Mixology Festival

Highlight Weekend Events
September 29, 30 & October 1, 2017

Pleasanton, Calif. – The final three days of Oak Tree Fall Live Horse Racing
starts this Friday, September 29 and runs through Sunday, October 1. Friday
post time is 2:15PM. Saturday & Sunday at 1:45 p.m. Admission is free.

Weekend featured events & attractions:
• Free parking, Food Trucks & $2 Beers all day on Friday, September 29.

• $75,000 Oak Tree Juvenile Stakes Race – Saturday, September 30,
featuring some of Northern California’s best young horses.

• Craftoberfest — Saturday, September 30, 2-5PM. Presented by Tri-
Valley Beer Trail features unlimited craft beer sampling with more than
20 top breweries. Tickets available now for $30 ($40 at the door).

Craftoberfest

• New! Mixology Craft Cocktail Festival – Sunday, October 1.
Tasters will rate as top “Mixologists” shake things up with their best
new craft cocktail creations. Tickets available now for $30 ($40 at the
door). http://racing.alamedacountyfair.com/mixology/

• The Fan Cave presented by 95.7 The Game – Daily. Enjoy live sports
on HD screens and lounge area with bar service on the Grandstand 2nd
Floor.

• Free Daily Handicapping Seminars at the paddock. Starting times for
the seminars co-hosted by Dennis Miller and track announcer Chris
Griffin are 12:30PM on Friday and 12:00PM. on Saturday and Sunday.

For more information and complete racing schedule, visit:

Fall Live Racing Information

2017 FALL LIVE RACING FINAL WEEKEND DAILY EVENTS:

Friday, September 29
• FREE Parking All Day
• Food Truck Friday
• $2 Beers All Day
• Daily Racing Seminar 12:30PM
• 95.7 The Game Fan Cave – Live HDTV Sports
• Win, Place, Show Contest
• Late Pick 4
• .20 Gold Rush Pick 6
• .20 Gold Strike Pentafecta

Saturday, September 30
• Craftoberfest Craft Beer Festival presented by Tri-Valley Beer Trail
• $75,000 Oak Tree Juvenile Stakes Race
• Daily Racing Seminar 12PM
• 95.7 The Game Fan Cave – Live HDTV Sports
• Win, Place, Show Contest
• Late Pick 4
• .20 Gold Rush Pick 6
• .20 Gold Strike Pentafecta

Sunday, October 1
• Mixology Craft Cocktail Festival
• Daily Racing Seminar 12PM
• 95.7 The Game Fan Cave – Live HDTV Sports
• Win, Place, Show Contest
• Late Pick 4
• .20 Gold Rush Pick 6
• .20 Gold Strike Pentafecta

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$75K Stakes Race, Wine, Craft Beer & Mixology Tasting Events, Motorcycle
Poker Run to the Races and Derby Dog Dash Highlight Festivities
September 21, 22, 23, 24, 29 / October 1, 2017

Pleasanton, Calif. – Oaktree Fall Live Horse Racing opens this Thursday, September 21, for
seven full days of racing over two consecutive weekends at the historic Pleasanton Track. Post
times are Thursday at 1:45PM, Fridays at 2:15PM and Saturdays & Sundays at 1:45PM.
Admission is free.

Daily specials include free parking, $2 Hot Dogs and T-shirt giveaway (while supplies last) on
Thursday, plus $2 Beers, Food Trucks and free parking on Fridays. Sports fans will also be
able to keep up with their favorite teams all day, every day of racing, in the 95.7 The
Game’s Fan Cave lounge located on the second floor of the Budweiser Grandstand.
The Fan Cave features large HD screens, comfortable seating areas and a full-service
bar.

Featured Events:
• Sip, Savor and Wager Wine Festival — Saturday, September 23, 2-5PM. Tickets available
online now for $30. ($40. at the door.) http://racing.alamedacountyfair.com/sip-savorwager-
wine-festival

• Craftoberfest Craft Beer Festival presented by Tri-Valley Beer Trail — Saturday,
September 29, 2-5PM Tickets available now for $30. ($40. at the door.)

Craftoberfest

• New! Mixology Craft Cocktail Festival – Sunday, October 1, 2-5PM. Tickets available
online now for $30 ($40. at the door.) http://racing.alamedacountyfair.com/mixology/

• New! Poker Run to the Races – Sunday, September 24, 120-mile motorcycle ride starts
at 9:30AM at Arlen Ness Motorcyles in Dublin, finishes at the Pleasanton Track. Play to
win cash prizes up to $500, plus live music with Public Eye, lunch and T-shirt. Tickets
available online now for $30. ($40. at the event.)

Poker Run to the Horse Races

• New! Derby Dog Dash – Saturday, September 23, the Derby Dog Dash calls all
pint-sized pooches to the track for fun & prizes. All races are short-distance and entry is
free at http://www.derbydogdash.com. Deadline to enter is Wed. 9/20.

• $75,000 Oak Tree Juvenile Stakes Race – Saturday, September 30, The one
mile-plus-70-yards stakes race will bring together some of the best young
horses in Northern California.

• Free Daily Handicapping Seminars will be held near the paddock. Starting
times for the seminars co-hosted by Dennis Miller and track announcer Chris
Griffin are 12:30 p.m. on each Friday and 11:30 a.m. on Thursday, Saturday
and Sunday.

2017 PLEASANTON FALL RACING & FESTIVAL HIGHLIGHTS:

Thursday, September 21
• FREE Parking All Day
• $2 Hot Dogs
• Daily Racing Seminar 12PM
• KKIQ/KKDV T-Shirt Giveaway (while supplies last)
• 95.7 The Game Fan Cave – Live Sports on HD Screens
• Win, Place, Show Contest
• Late Pick 4
• .20 Gold Rush Pick 6
• .20 Gold Strike Pentafecta

Friday, September 22
• FREE Parking All Day
• Food Truck Friday
• $2 Beers All Day
• Daily Racing Seminar 12:30PM
• 95.7 The Game Fan Cave – Live Sports on HDTV Screens
• Win, Place, Show Contest
• Late Pick 4
• .20 Gold Rush Pick 6
• .20 Gold Strike Pentafecta

Saturday, September 23
• Sip, Savor & Wager Wine Festival
• Derby Dog Dash
• Daily Racing Seminar 12PM
• 95.7 The Game Fan Cave – Live Sports on HDTV Screens
• Win, Place, Show Contest
• Late Pick 4
• .20 Gold Rush Pick 6
• .20 Gold Strike Pentafecta

Sunday, September 24
• Poker Run to the Races Motorcycle Ride
• Live music featuring Public Eye
• Daily Racing Seminar 12PM
• 95.7 The Game Fan Cave – Live Sports on HDTV Screens
• Win, Place, Show Contest
• Late Pick 4
• .20 Gold Rush Pick 6
• .20 Gold Strike Pentafecta

Friday, September 29
• FREE Parking All Day
• Food Truck Friday
• $2 Beers All Day
• Daily Racing Seminar 12:30PM
• 95.7 The Game Fan Cave – Live HDTV Sports
• Win, Place, Show Contest
• Late Pick 4
• .20 Gold Rush Pick 6
• .20 Gold Strike Pentafecta

Saturday, September 30
• Craftoberfest Craft Beer Festival presented by Tri-Valley Beer Trail
• $75,000 Oak Tree Juvenile Stakes Race
• Daily Racing Seminar 12PM
• 95.7 The Game Fan Cave – Live HDTV Sports
• Win, Place, Show Contest
• Late Pick 4
• .20 Gold Rush Pick 6
• .20 Gold Strike Pentafecta

Sunday, October 1
• Mixology Craft Cocktail Festival
• Daily Racing Seminar 12PM
• 95.7 The Game Fan Cave – Live HDTV Sports
• Win, Place, Show Contest
• Late Pick 4
• .20 Gold Rush Pick 6
• .20 Gold Strike Pentafecta

The Alameda County Fair is operated by the non-profit Fair Association without any tax
funding from the government. It is ranked one of the Top 50 North American Fairs and
the 7th largest Fair in California. The Fairgrounds is home to the Oldest One-Mile Race
Track in America.

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Pleasanton, Calif. – Live Fall Horse Racing with $850,000 in prize money and a $75,000 stakes race returns to the Pleasanton Track on September 21.

Oaktree at Pleasanton Fall Horse Racing is back with seven full days of racing over two consecutive weekends: September 21-24 and September 29-October 1. Post times are 2:15 p.m. for both Friday cards and 1:45 p.m. for Thursday, Saturday and Sunday racing. Admission is free.

On the track, the highlighted race will be the $75,000 Oak Tree Juvenile on September 30, which features two-year-old horses. The one mile-plus-70-yards race will bring together some of the best young horses in Northern California.

Free Daily Handicapping Seminars will be held near the paddock. Starting times for the seminars co-hosted by Dennis Miller and track announcer Chris Griffin are 12:30 p.m. on each Friday and 11:30 a.m. on Thursday, Saturday and Sunday.

Daily specials include free parking, $2 Hot Dogs and T-shirt giveaway (while supplies last) on Thursday, plus $2 Beers, Food Trucks and free parking on Fridays. Sports fans will also be able to keep up with their favorite teams all day, every day of racing, in the Fan Cave lounge located on the second floor of the Budweiser Grandstand. The Fan Cave features large HD screens, comfortable seating areas and a full-service bar.

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Featured Events:

Popular “Racing & Tasting” events are back and include the Sip, Savor & Wager Wine Festival on September 23, Craftoberfest Craft Beer Festival presented by Tri-Valley Beer Trail on September 30 and the new Mixology Craft Cocktail Festival on October 1. All events will be held inside the grandstand from 2PM – 5PM. Tickets are available online for $30 in advance, or $40 at the door. Price includes unlimited sampling, special commemorative glass, racing program and tip sheet “All Access” passes to all three events can be purchased online for $60 (just $20 per event) at alamedacountyfair.com

Poker Run to the Races on Sunday, September 24, is a new, featured event this year where motorcycle riders can unite for some ride-to-the-Races fun and a shot at the $500 grand prize. Participants collect poker cards at 5 stops along the 120-mile route then play to win cash. Ticket price includes admission, Poker Run T-shirt and lunch. Tickets are available online in advance for $30, or $40 at the event.

Also new this year, the Derby Dog Dash on September 23 calls all pint-sized pooches to the track for fun & prizes. All races are short-distance and entry is free at http://www.derbydogdash.com. Deadline to enter is September 20.

Event highlights listed below. For complete racing schedule and event information, visit http://racing.alamedacountyfair.com/

2017 PLEASANTON FALL RACING & FESTIVAL

Thursday, September 21
• FREE Parking All Day
• $2 Hot Dogs
• Daily Racing Seminar 12PM
• KKIQ/KKDV T-Shirt Giveaway (while supplies last)
• 95.7 The Game Fan Cave – Live Sports on HD Screens
• Win, Place, Show Contest
• Late Pick 4
• .20 Gold Rush Pick 6
• .20 Gold Strike Pentafecta

Friday, September 22
• FREE Parking All Day
• Food Truck Friday
• $2 Beers All Day
• Daily Racing Seminar 12:30PM
• 95.7 The Game Fan Cave – Live Sports on HDTV Screens
• Win, Place, Show Contest
• Late Pick 4
• .20 Gold Rush Pick 6
• .20 Gold Strike Pentafecta
Saturday, September 23
• Sip, Savor & Wager Wine Festival
• Derby Dog Dash
• Daily Racing Seminar 12PM
• 95.7 The Game Fan Cave – Live Sports on HDTV Screens
• Win, Place, Show Contest
• Late Pick 4
• .20 Gold Rush Pick 6
• .20 Gold Strike Pentafecta

Sunday, September 24
• Poker Run to the Races Motorcycle Ride
• Daily Racing Seminar 12PM
• 95.7 The Game Fan Cave – Live Sports on HDTV Screens
• Win, Place, Show Contest
• Late Pick 4
• .20 Gold Rush Pick 6
• .20 Gold Strike Pentafecta

Friday, September 29
• FREE Parking All Day
• Food Truck Friday
• $2 Beers All Day
• Daily Racing Seminar 12:30PM
• 95.7 The Game Fan Cave – Live HDTV Sports
• Win, Place, Show Contest
• Late Pick 4
• .20 Gold Rush Pick 6
• .20 Gold Strike Pentafecta

Saturday, September 30
• Craftoberfest Craft Beer Festival presented by Tri-Valley Beer Trail
• $75,000 Oak Tree Juvenile Stakes Race
• Daily Racing Seminar 12PM
• 95.7 The Game Fan Cave – Live HDTV Sports
• Late Pick 4
• .20 Gold Rush Pick 6
• .20 Gold Strike Pentafecta

Sunday, October 1
• Mixology Craft Cocktail Festival
• Daily Racing Seminar 12PM
• 95.7 The Game Fan Cave – Live HDTV Sports
• Win, Place, Show Contest
• Late Pick 4
• .20 Gold Rush Pick 6
• .20 Gold Strike Pentafecta

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The Alameda County Fair is operated by the non-profit Fair Association without any tax funding from the government. It is ranked one of the Top 50 North American Fairs and the 7th largest Fair in California. The Fairgrounds is home to the Oldest One-Mile Race Track in America.

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Live Fall Horse Racing & Festival
Returns to the Race Track in Pleasanton

Beer, Wine & Mixology Tastings Plus New Poker Run Highlight Festival Events

September 21-24 / September 29 – October 1, 2017

Pleasanton, Calif. – Horseracing excitement returns to Pleasanton this Fall with $850,000 in prize money, including a $75,000 stakes race. The Oaktree at Pleasanton Fall Horse Racing & Festival takes place over two weekends at Alameda County Fairgrounds starting Thursday, September 21.

Guests can also look forward to special wine, beer and craft-cocktail tasting events, live sports via HDTV at the 95.7 The Game Fan Cave, food & drink specials and more. Post times are Fridays at 2:15 p.m. and Saturdays & Sundays and the first Thursday at 1:45 p.m. Admission is free.

Motorcycle enthusiasts won’t want to miss the new Poker Run to the Races on Sunday, September 24 featuring a 120-mile, 5-stop ride, food, live music, poker game and prizes.
Also new this year, the Derby Dog Dash on Saturday, September 23 gives pint-sized pooches a chance to run like racehorses at the track for fun & prizes. All races are short-distance and entry is free at http://www.derbydogdash.com.

For those who like a little tasting with their racing, the Festival is offering three exclusive events:
• Sip, Savor and Wager Wine Festival – Saturday, September 23.
• Craftoberfest Craft Beer Festival presented by Tri-Valley Beer Trail – Saturday, September 30.
• New Mixology Craft-Cocktail Festival – Sunday, October 1.

All events will be held inside the grandstand from 2PM – 5PM. Advance purchase tickets are on sale now for just $25 through September 3. After that, tickets will sell for $30 per person in advance and $40 at the door. All Access Passes for admission to all three events are also available for just $60 until September 3. Price includes unlimited sampling, special commemorative glass, racing program and tip sheet. Tickets for all three events may be purchased online at http://racing.alamedacountyfair.com/

The Trackside Terrace offers premium seating and buffet dining on all race days. Reservations are now being accepted for corporate and private events at Fall Racing. Contact events@alamedacountyfair.com

Daily specials include free parking and $2 Hot Dogs on Thursday, plus Friday $2 Beers, Food Trucks and free parking on both Fridays.

2017 PLEASANTON FALL RACING & FESTIVAL

Thursday, September 21
• FREE Parking All Day
• $2 Hot Dogs
• Daily Racing Seminar 12PM
• KKIQ/KKDV T-Shirt Giveaway
• 95.7 The Game Fan Cave – Live Sports on HD Screens
• Win, Place, Show Contest
• Late Pick 4
• .20 Gold Rush Pick 6
• .20 Gold Strike Pentafecta

Friday, September 22
• FREE Parking All Day
• Food Truck Friday
• $2 Beers All Day
• Daily Racing Seminar 12:30PM
• 95.7 The Game Fan Cave – Live Sports on HDTV Screens
• Win, Place, Show Contest
• Late Pick 4
• .20 Gold Rush Pick 6
• .20 Gold Strike Pentafecta

Saturday, September 23
• Sip, Savor & Wager Wine Festival
• Derby Dog Dash
• Daily Racing Seminar 12PM
• 95.7 The Game Fan Cave – Live Sports on HDTV Screens
• Win, Place, Show Contest
• Late Pick 4
• .20 Gold Rush Pick 6
• .20 Gold Strike Pentafecta

Sunday, September 24
• Poker Run to the Races Motorcycle Ride
• Daily Racing Seminar 12PM
• 95.7 The Game Fan Cave – Live Sports on HDTV Screens
• Win, Place, Show Contest
• Late Pick 4
• .20 Gold Rush Pick 6
• .20 Gold Strike Pentafecta

Friday, September 29
• FREE Parking All Day
• Food Truck Friday
• $2 Beers All Day
• Daily Racing Seminar 12:30PM
• 95.7 The Game Fan Cave – Live HDTV Sports
• Win, Place, Show Contest
• Late Pick 4
• .20 Gold Rush Pick 6
• .20 Gold Strike Pentafecta

Saturday, September 30
• Craftoberfest Craft Beer Festival presented by Tri-Valley Beer Trail
• $75,000 Oak Tree Juvenile Stakes Race
• Daily Racing Seminar 12PM
• 95.7 The Game Fan Cave – Live HDTV Sports
• Late Pick 4
• .20 Gold Rush Pick 6
• .20 Gold Strike Pentafecta

Sunday, October 1
• Mixology Craft Cocktail Festival
• Daily Racing Seminar 12PM
• 95.7 The Game Fan Cave – Live HDTV Sports
• Win, Place, Show Contest
• Late Pick 4
• .20 Gold Rush Pick 6
• .20 Gold Strike Pentafecta

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Pleasanton, Calif. – The Pleasanton Track is the place to be as Fall Racing returns on Thursday, September 21 for two exciting, event-filled weekends.

The track will once again host its popular, unlimited sampling events featuring craft beer, wine and craft cocktails. Fans can enjoy a different experience each time:

• Sip, Savor and Wager Wine Festival – Sat. 9/23
More than 25 top wineries on hand to serve up their best reds, whites
& pinks. Participating wineries listed below.

• Craftoberfest Craft Beer Festival — Sat. 9/30
Presented by Tri-Valley Beer Trail with more than 20 craft breweries participating. Participating breweries listed below.

• New! Mixology Craft Cocktail Festival – Sun. 10/1
Tasters will rate as top “Mixologists” shake things up with their best new craft cocktail creations.

All tasting events are held inside the grandstand from 2PM – 5PM. Tickets are $30 in advance or $40 at the door, per event. “All Access” passes (admission to all three events) are available for just $60. Price includes unlimited sampling, special commemorative glass, racing program and tip sheet. Must be 21. Tickets can be purchased online at http://racing.alamedacountyfair.com/

• Poker Run to the Races – Sun. 9/24
Motorcycle fans won’t want to miss this new, featured event where participants collect poker cards at 5 stops along the 120-mile route, then play to win cash prizes up to $500. Ticket price includes admission, Poker Run T-shirt and lunch. Run begins at 9:30AM at Arlen Ness Motorcycles in Dublin. Tickets are available online in advance for $30, or $40 at the event. Visit website for tickets & info: http://racing.alamedacountyfair.com/pokerrun/

• Derby Dog Dash on Sat. 9/23
Also new this year, the Derby Dog Dash calls all pint-sized pooches to the track for fun & prizes. All races are short-distance and entry is free at http://www.derbydogdash.com. Deadline to enter is Wed. 9/20.

Fall Live Horse Racing runs for two weekends: September 21-24 and September 29- October 1, with special events and promotions each day. Post times are Fridays at 2:15 p.m. and Saturdays, Sundays & first Thursday at 1:15 p.m. Admission is free. For more information and complete daily schedule visit: http://racing.alamedacountyfair.com/

Sip, Savor & Wager Wine Fest — Participating Wineries:
Angeline
Avalon
Black Ink
Boschendal
Bogle
Brown-Forman
Buena Vista
Cloud Chaser
DeLoach
Fenestra
Fetzer
Giesen
Hahn
Hess Collection
Hope Family Wines
JCB by Jean Charles Boisset
Le Grand Courtage
Luc Belaire
Menage a Trois
Michael David
Mirabeau
Raimat
Rutherford
Tenuta Sassoregale
Surf Swim
Torressella
Underwood
Vintage Wine Estates

Craftoberfest – Participating Breweries:
10 Barrel Brewing Co
Deschutes Brewery
Elysian Brewing
Epidemic Ales
Golden Road Brewing
Goose Island
Highwater Brewing
Kona Brewing Co
Lost Coast Brewery
Mendocino Brewing Co
Mike Hess Brewing
Seismic Brewing Co
Shadow Puppet
Speakeasy Ales & Lagers
Sierra Nevada
Stone Brewing
Trumer Pils