Mandatory Payout In Santa Anita's Memorial Day Single Ticket Rainbow Pick Six Jackpot - Horse Racing News | Paulick Report

Mandatory Payout In Santa Anita’s Memorial Day Single Ticket Rainbow Pick Six Jackpot

In addition to a full complement of Memorial Day weekend stakes action and activities, there will be a mandatory payout in Santa Anita's 20 cent Single Ticket Rainbow Pick Six Jackpot on Memorial Day, Monday, May 29. Additionally, Santa Anita will guarantee a $1 million payout to any Single Ticket winner on Saturday, May 27 and on *Sunday, May 28.

*Fans are advised that if there is a Single Ticket winner on Saturday, the $1 million guarantee is no longer valid on Sunday, May 28.

Additionally, if there is no Single Ticket winner on Saturday and Sunday, Monday's total Rainbow Pick Six is expected to approach the $3 million mark—with a mandatory payout in place.

Entries for Saturday will be taken Wednesday morning, with the Grade 3, $100,000 Daytona Stakes and the Grade 2, $200,000 Triple Bend Stakes highlighting the afternoon's racing.

On Sunday, Gold Rush Day at Santa Anita, a total of five stakes for California-bred or sired horses will be offered, the $150,000 Snow Chief, the $150,000 Melair, the $100,000 Crystal Water, the $100,000 Fran's Valentine and the $100,000 Thor's Echo.

Entries will be taken for Sunday on Thursday morning.

With three Grade 1 stakes, the $500,000 Shoemaker Mile on turf, the $400,000 Hollywood Gold Cup and the $400,000 Gamely highlighting what figures to be an outstanding Memorial Day card on Monday, May 29, entries will be taken on Friday.

First post time for an eight-race card on Friday is at 1 p.m. with free admission and parking as well as $3 beers and $5 margaritas.

For additional information regarding Memorial Day weekend at Santa Anita, including information on dining and seating reservations as well as Santa Anita's Infield Carnival, please visit or call (626) 574-RACE.

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