Horse racing in Saratoga is a big deal. So when Brad's parents came during racing season we had to hit the tracks.
First we headed to the National Museum of Racing to learn a little more about racing.
We groomed the horses:
We pretended to be jockeys and owners:
We were cowgirls:
On to the races:
Sam the bugler
Here they come:
And the winner is number 2:
We'll probably have to go again before the season is over. Don't ask me how the betting works because it looks mighty complicated to me.