Sports Creek Raceway Horse Track & Restaurant
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Planning your first visit to a Michigan horse track? You're in for a great time!

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Great Getaway!
Get away from it all and enjoy a 4 hour vacation at Sports Creek Raceway - exciting Michigan horse racing action you can bet on!

Add delicious food and drinks in the Clubhouse Restaurant overlooking the track!

For an even more casual getaway, try the Grandstand - it too is fully enclosed and heated, and offers a wide variety of concession foods and beverages.

Treat yourself to a trip to the track!

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Sports Creek Raceway

4290 Morrish Rd., Swartz Creek, MI 48473

Voice: 810.635.3333

Fax: 810.635.9711


Days/Hours of Operation

  • Visit Michigan's Sports Creek Raceway
    7 days a week from Noon 'til Midnight all year round for great food and simulcast horse racing.
  • Catch the excitement of live harness horse racing on Friday & Saturday nights at 7:00pm.  Our live racing season runs  Friday, November 28 2014 through Wednesday December 31, 2014.
  • Clubhouse Restaurant is open during live horse racing Fridays and Saturdays 5:30pm to approx. 10:00pm. View the menu.
  • During Sports Creek Raceway's Simulcasting only season,  the kitchen is open Tuesday through Friday 5:00pm to 10:00pm, Saturday's noon until 10:00pm, and Sunday's 1:00pm until 8:00pm.
  • The bar and concessions are open every day from noon - midnight.  Snacks, hot dogs, popcorn, and several deep fried favorites are always available. 


Sports Creek horse track is conveniently located on I-69 at Swartz Creek, Exit 128 (Morrish Rd.) just west of I-75 & US 23.

It's a quick drive from Flint, Flushing, Owosso, Fenton, Grand Blanc, Burton, Holly. Coming from Lansing, Ann Arbor, Detroit or Saginaw? Allow about 45 minutes to one hour.

Get driving directions.

Admission & Parking

  • Free Simulcasting this winter(Thoroughbred & Harness) *Excluding Special Events*
  • $2.50 Live Harness Horse Racing including Simulcasting in the indoor Grandstand
  • $4.00 Live Harness Horse Racing including Simulcasting in the Clubhouse
  • $2.00 Cover charge for the Clubhouse Restaurant during live racing
  • Free Parking in the main lot
  • Preferred Parking $3.00 during live racing



Walls and walls of televisions create a great place to watch and bet on the best of thoroughbred and harness horse races from all over North America as well as to watch all the major sporting events.

Hungry? Thirsty? There's room at the bar!

Clubhouse Restaurant

Whether you come for the great food or want to get in on the action, the Clubhouse Restaurant is the place to go.

Dine overlooking the track. It's a fun restaurant that's extra exciting on Friday and Saturday nights during live horse racing.

Individual table top TV's for viewing horse racing, favorite sporting events or TV shows add to the total entertainment experience.

For your convenience, mutuel tellers and self-serve betting machines are located throughout the restaurant.

View the restaurant menu - Entree's, appetizers, salads, sandwiches and burgers are featured along with wine, beer and mixed drinks. All-you-care-to-eat buffets are offered Friday, and Saturday nights.


Sports Creek's gigantic indoor heated Grandstand is a great place for simulcasting and to watch live horse racing. Walls and walls of televisions for watching the best of thoroughbred and harness horse races from all over the world as well as all the major sporting events. Mutuel tellers and self-serve betting machines are located throughout the Grandstand for your betting convenience. Grab food and drinks from the concession and bet on a winner!


The ideal setting for up to 12 people! Enjoy the privacy, elegance, and luxury of your private suite with a panoramic view of the track!

We keep you in the action with your own betting machine and six wall mounted flat screen televisions offering the best of horse racing action from across North America. You can also watch your favorite sporting event on our widescreen HD television.

The basic package includes reservation of the skybox, admission,  programs. Starting at only $99.95 the price is right!

Enjoy fabulous food in the package of your choice or order directly off our extensive menu. Your server will take your food and drink orders.

Let us create a custom package to make your evening even more memorable! Call 810.635.3333.

Group Sales

Join the many groups who take advantage of our special discounted group rates. They all come for the food and stay for the fun!! Get ideas for your next party.

Group party packages include:

  • Admission
  • Buffet
  • Beverage (coffee, tea or soda)
  • Race Program
  • Tax, Tip
  • Cover Charge
  • Welcome Announcement in the Program and over the P.A.

Get details on group party packages.

horse track at night


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Aerial view of Sports Creek Raceway just off of I-69.



grandstand and clubhouse signs
Choose the Grandstand or the Clubhouse.



people watching tv's

Watch and bet on the best horse races from all over.



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Tiered seating in the Clubhouse Restaurant.



Reserve the VIP Skybox with its panoramic view of the track.



horse racing to the finish line

Get your business noticed with signage at Sports Creek.



Air Albert

Come bet on your favorite horse!


Play the Sports Creek commercial - just click 'Play'.

How to Bet

New to racing? It's a lot of fun! Read the how to bet guide. Everyone at Sports Creek is helpful and glad to answer any of your questions. We've got bets as easy as an "easy pick", and our tellers are happy to assist you.

You must be 18 years of age or older to wager.

Come on out to the race track today!

Sports Creek Merchandise

Sweatshirts, Hoodies, T-Shirts, and other merchandise available only at Sports Creek Raceway.


Advertising Opportunities

Looking to get your name across to thousands in the Flint Michigan and surrounding areas?

Take advantage of reasonably priced signage and program advertising at Sports Creek. We also have a number of other creative promotional ideas. Call 810.635.3333 or email Sports Creek today.


Press Releases

Please contact Sports Creek Raceway at 810.635.333 or email to receive press releases and photography.


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