The Meadowlands Racetrack

Home to thoroughbred and harness racing, this northern New Jersey venue (affectionately known as "The Big M") makes betting on horses easy; their website offers a simple guide as to the proper way to put your money down and how to . (Here's a trick: don't choose the horse with the funniest name.)
Venue name: The Meadowlands Racetrack
Contact:
Address: 50 Route 120
East Rutherford

Opening hours: See website for race schedule
Price: Grandstand and clubhouse admission $1; "Pegasus" admission $5