Wednesday, August 10, 2011

Track Season

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.