Columbus, Nebraska

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Live Thoroughbred RacesAgricultural Park/822 15th St.
Horse racing fans enjoy live thoroughbred horse racing at this 5/8-mile track just 6 blocks off U.S. Highway 30 and easily accessible from U.S. Highway 81. The facilities, owned and operated by the Platte County Agricultural Society, include an open-air grandstand with a seating capacity of 3,500. Live racing runs on Friday, Saturday and Sundays from August to Labor Day. Find out more about the many event happenings at Ag Park here.

Simulcast Thoroughbred RacingAgricultural Park/822 15th St.
Agricultural Park hosts simulcast horse racing throughout the year. Race fans can enjoy horse racing from around the country in the air-conditioned Clubroom. Food, beverage service, satellite links, strategically placed monitors, and parimutuel tellers all complete this stop for race enthusiasts.

U.S. 30 Speedway – 3 miles west of Columbus on Hwy. 30
Ready to start your engine? Take a pit-stop at this 1/3-mile clay track, where you’ll see Stock Car Racing every Thursday night from May through August.