Can a general admission ticket get me into the tailgating area?
No. A $20 general admission ticket allows you access to the general admission section only. For tailgating access, consider purchasing a single tailgating armband.
Can I buy alcohol on the grounds?
No, we are not allowed to sell alcohol on the park grounds. You are welcome to bring your own, though we suggest you review our race-day tips & guidelines for more details.
Can I buy food on the grounds?
There will be a limited number of food trucks on the grounds, and food and drink will be available for purchase in the Family area.. However, we encourage you to bring your own food, too!
Can I get a refund?
All sales are final, and no refunds will be issued.
Can I leave my car parked overnight on Saturday?
Yes, but you must pick up your car by Noon on Sunday (or risk being towed).
Can I bring an oversized vehicle into tailgating?
SUVs and standard trucks are allowed. However, no limos or buses are allowed inside the gates.
Can I set up the night before?
No, you may not enter or set up the Friday before the race.
When do the gates open for me to set up?
Gates open at 8 a,m. on Saturday.
Can I pass out flyers or other promotional materials?
No, not unless you have been approved to do so by the Iroquois Steeplechase office.
Can someone pick up my tickets at will call on my behalf?
Yes, will call name changes can only be requested by the original account holder. The person picking up the tickets must show valid Photo ID at the time of pick-up, or the tickets will not be released.
Will Call is located in fields (see map of Gate 7) on Highway 100, near the Old Hickory Blvd intersection.
Hours: May 12th 8 AM- 5:00 PM and May 13th 8 AM - 3:00 PM.