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Posted: 12:00 a.m. Sunday, Feb. 17, 2013
Palm Beach Post Staff Writer
IF YOU GO
Gulfstream Park Race Track and Casino. 902 S. Federal Highway, Hallandale Beach.
Races are scheduled most days through April 5. Upcoming stakes races include the Gulfstream Park Handicap on March 9, the Pan-American Stakes on March 23 and the one million dollar Florida Derby on March 30.
An adjacent two-story casino contains slot machines, table games and high-stakes poker. The Gulfstream complex includes eleven restaurants from fine dining to a Cuban coffee shop. Outside, The Village mall contains boutiques and restaurants, including Yard House and III Forks.
FOR MORE INFORMATION: www.gulfstreampark.com or call 954-454-7000.
Do your pre-race homework
Before heading to the track, read Gulfstream Park’s “How to Wager” tutorial at www.gulfstreampark.com.
The Daily Racing Form is a program for each day’s race, listing each horse’s vital statistics, odds, training times and past winnings.
Before heading to the track, learn to decipher the DRF at www1.drf.com/help_howto.html.