Ruidoso Futurity & Derby Weekend at Ruidoso Downs Race Track

Event Details

Ruidoso Derby

Quarterhorse racing’s Triple Crown kicks off its first leg, with 750,000 dollars waiting across the finish line on the Ruidoso Downs Race Track.

Ruidoso Futurity

The Ruidoso Futurity is the first leg in the Triple Crown series!  The Ruidoso Futurity purse is estimated at $1,000,000.

The Mountain Top Futurity Trials and Ruidoso Juvenile Stakes races will also be run this weekend!

Due to COVID-19 restrictions, spectators will not be permitted to attend the races, however, live races will be simulcast for viewing remotely. Post times are at 1 pm.

Visit and follow the sign-up link to get set up to watch the races.