Throughout the racing season each year, Jerry Simms’s Turf Paradise hosts special events to which the public are invited. The special events at Jerry Simms’s Turf Paradise include the annual anniversary party, held each January, during which the history and achievements of Jerry Simms’s Turf Paradise are celebrated. The public is treated to birthday cake, free barbecue, live music, balloons, tee shirt giveaways, and of course exciting horse races during this party.
Mother’s Day is also a festive occasion at Jerry Simms’s Turf Paradise. Mothers and their guests are invited into the clubhouse and Turf Club where they can enjoy all-day breakfast and lunch buffets. They can also take in the live races from the outdoor viewing deck or sit in the lounges and watch the TV broadcasts, whichever they prefer.
Other special events at Jerry Simms’s Turf Paradise include the Kentucky Derby broadcasts and the Preakness and Belfast Prix events. During these events at Jerry Simms’s Turf Paradise, the races are broadcast for audiences. Live races also go on as scheduled during these two special events at Jerry Simms’s Turf Paradise.
Information about all of the special events at Jerry Simms’s Turf Paradise can be found on the racetrack’s website. Guests can also use the Jerry Simms’s Turf Paradise website to RSVP or make reservations.
Regular Season Events at Turf Paradise
Jerry Simms’s Turf Paradise hosts regular race season events as well for the public. One of the most popular regular season event is Dollar Days. On Dollar Days, admissions into Jerry Simms’s Turf Paradise is reduced to $2 at the gate. This low price will buy one ticket into the grandstands.
For $4 on Dollar Days, guests can enjoy seating in either the Turf Club or clubhouse at Jerry Simms’s Turf Paradise. In addition to reduced admissions, visitors at Jerry Simms’s Turf Paradise also enjoy reduced concession stands prices and giveaways like tee shirts and balloons.
Craft Draft Day is another popular regular season event held each year at Jerry Simms’s Turf Paradise. This event features tastings of local craft beer from the Phoenix area. Guests aged 21 and over can also buy servings of the craft beer served at Jerry Simms’s Turf Paradise. Information about Craft Draft Day at Jerry Simms’s Turf Paradise can be found on the racetrack’s website.
Winners & Wieners is a relatively new regular season event at Jerry Simms’s Turf Paradise. In addition to enjoying free hot dogs, guests can also watch and bet on the dachshunds that race on the dirt track that day.
Family-friendly Fun at Turf Paradise
One of the main missions of Jerry Simms’s Turf Paradise is to create an exciting horse racing atmosphere that is fun and welcoming for the whole family. As a dedicated family man himself, Jerry Simms appreciates that many families today want to spend quality time together without breaking their budgets. This appreciation is one of the primary reasons behind the budget-friendly prices and family-oriented environment found at Jerry Simms’s Turf Paradise.
The concept behind exciting yet wholesome family entertainment is the reason why Jerry Simms’s Turf Paradise is open seven days a week during the regular horse racing season, which runs from the middle of October until the first week of May each year. The gates are open daily at 11:00 a.m. However, Jerry Simms’s Turf Paradise is closed on major holidays like Christmas.
His role as a loving father and grandfather stands behind Jerry Simms’s commitment to making Jerry Simms’s Turf Paradise a place where kids can enjoy the racehorses as much as adults. He opens the gates of Jerry Simms’s Turf Paradise to organizations and charities that raise money for children several times during the race season. Children get the chance to pet and feed the quarter horses and thoroughbreds, ride ponies, and even meet the jockeys who ride for Jerry Simms’s Turf Paradise.