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Retama Park

#1 of 3 things to do in Selma Features Animals
1 Retama Pkwy, Selma, TX 78154-3808
+1 210-651-7000
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Special events and horses too!

I really like that this venue is available to host many types of events. Our most recent visit was... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Cibolo, Texas
What a fun date!

Go, watch horses race short races! you can even place bets! There are some real serious ol' farts... read more

Reviewed 15 June 2017
Samuel K
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good38%
  • Average18%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible9%
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“horse racing” (9 reviews)
“family night” (2 reviews)
“learn how” (2 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:30 - 23:00
1 Retama Pkwy, Selma, TX 78154-3808
+1 210-651-7000
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I really like that this venue is available to host many types of events. Our most recent visit was for a carnival. It wasn't that great, but the music was wonderful. I have enjoyed the horse races in the past as well as attended a...More

Thank LeslieS22
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Go, watch horses race short races! you can even place bets! There are some real serious ol' farts there that might get grumpy at you but pay them no mind! It' a blast! get a listing of the horses racing and have fun even if...More

Thank Samuel K
Reviewed 19 November 2016

Went to Retama Park for the evening and played the dog races. It was excellent. The staff were very helpful and personable. Had a great time.

1  Thank bertak777
Reviewed 3 October 2016

Been to Retama Park once several years ago and it was pleasant. Nice crowd but not too much. Clean, food and drink abundant. BUT NOT THIS TIME!!! Hubs and I went on a Saturday evening to see the Camel and Ostrich Races. I've been to...More

2  Thank Mary P
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

This was a great first experience to watch live horse racing. Their web page and Facebook pages give you some info. Here's what it doesn't say: Live Races friday & saturday during certain months, Free parking (before 5:15pm at least), $2 entrance and may sit...More

2  Thank Heather9876
Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

Even though this is a gambling place..it is a fun place to enjoy a family night out. Once you learn how to bet and the excitement begins. Locals should take advantage of this unique opportunity in the community

Thank Natalie H
Reviewed 16 June 2016

The food is good and the place is very clean. The place is not overly crowded and the price is OK. I only go when there is live racing, so I can't review the simulcast events.

Thank 570jimmyd
Reviewed 8 May 2016

We attend the Triple Crown Races every year and this year, our experience will cause us not to return. There is a sad lack of wait staff and the food came out a couple hours late. The carver struggled with a dull knife and how...More

Thank sbere
Reviewed 8 May 2016 via mobile

I always enjoy coming here every May. Lots of interest and fun. They need more staff for drinks, food, and especially bets. Two people for an area to collect bets doesn't move the line fast enough before the race begins. Lots of frustrated bettors. Lines...More

Thank Mistoffole
Reviewed 16 March 2016

Bracken Cafe long known for the excellent hamburgers has moved to the 'old' Pancho's resturant at the corner of the parking lot. Lots more room, same people and great food. Open in am at 0730 Monday thru Saturday

Thank William D
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