Thursday, 13 June 2024 13:14

Preservation Foundation Hosts Sold-Out Belmont Track Tours

Samantha Bosshart, executive director of the Saratoga Springs Preservation Foundation, leads a tour of the Saratoga Race Course on Friday, June 7 during the Belmont Stakes Racing Festival. Photo by Jonathon Norcross. Samantha Bosshart, executive director of the Saratoga Springs Preservation Foundation, leads a tour of the Saratoga Race Course on Friday, June 7 during the Belmont Stakes Racing Festival. Photo by Jonathon Norcross.

SARATOGA SPRINGS — The Saratoga Springs Preservation Foundation held two sold-out tours of the Saratoga Race Course during the Belmont Stakes Racing Festival on Friday, June 7 and Sunday, June 9. 

The tours, led by the foundation’s Executive Director Samantha Bosshart, explored the history of the track, as well as its many renovations and expansions over the years. Bosshart also explained her foundation’s role in shaping the track’s appearance. Tour guests were allowed to enter the track before gates officially opened to the public.

For information on upcoming foundation tours and events, visit www.saratogapreservation.org/calendar/.

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