Horse racing fans that don’t want to venture among the expected crowd north of 100,000 at Belmont Racetrack this Saturday can instead head to a longtime Seaford establishment to place their bets on the big Triple Crown race.
on 3928 Merrick Road is hosting an “I’ll Have Another” party this Saturday at 3 p.m. in honor of the horse who will be vying to become the first Triple Crown winner since 1978 when he runs in the . The restaurant, which first opened in 1981, is a Nassau Downs Off Track Betting Fast Track location where bets can be placed and the Belmont Stakes and other races taking place at the track in nearby Elmont Saturday.
The Belmont Stakes party at Runyon’s kicks off at 3 p.m. and will feature tents with beers/liquor and barbeque food. Attendees will have the option to watch the Belmont Stakes, which is scheduled to begin at 6:40 p.m., either inside or outside. There will also be free giveaways throughout the party for the third leg of thoroughbred racing's Trplle Crown series, which also includes the Kentucky Derby and Preakness Stakes.
For further information, call 516-221-2112 or log onto the Runyon's Faceook page.