Dawn at Oaklawn | Saturdays

Get up close and personal to your favorite horses, jockeys and horsemen with the popular Dawn at Oaklawn presented by Westrock Coffee! Join host Nancy Holthus every Saturday starting at 7:30 a.m. for a behind-the-scenes look at Oaklawn as you watch the Thoroughbreds train and enjoying free Westrock Coffee and pastries.  Plus, take a guided bus tour through the stable area for an even closer look at the horses. 

Dawn at Oaklawn takes place on the South Apron. Enter through the main gaming entrance on Central Ave. and walk through the shipping and receiving area. There will be signs.

Special Guests:

Feb. 18 - Track announcer Vic Stauffer

Feb. 25 - Hall of Fame trainer Jack Van Berg

Mar. 4 - Jockey Calvin Borel

Mar. 11- Trainers Danele Durham, Lynn Chleborad and Ingrid Mason and apprentice jockey Katie Clawson

Mar. 18 - Trainer John Shirreffs

Mar. 25 - Jockeys Alex Birzer & Jon Court

Apr. 1 - Handicappers Mary Rampellini and Jeff "Money" Taylor

Apr. 8 - Winner of Eclipse Award for Outstanding Trainer - Steve Asmussen

Apr. 14 - John Sadler, Trainer of Stellar Wind (Likely favorite for Apple Blossom Stakes) and Zoe Cadman, Retired Jockey and Racing commentator

Times: 7:30–9:30 a.m.

Barn Tours: 7:30, 8, 9 and 9:30 a.m.