Host An Event

Live Racing

Plan a party!  Birthdays, Anniversaries, office get-togethers or just because you deserve it, the Downs is the perfect place to hold an event.  

Bring your party to the Downs for a day (or night) at the races.  Entertain your clients, employees,family and friends and we’ll tailor the event to your special needs.   

Our chefs will work with you to customize a menu for your guests.
You can have a race named for your organization, have your picture taken in the winners’ circle!

Contact Connie Blevins at 505-266-5555

Players Club

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Upcoming Events

Thu, 11/22/2018 - 4:00pm
Fri, 11/23/2018 - 9:00pm
Sat, 11/24/2018 - 9:00pm


Fine Dining

The Crown Room is an elegant dining
experience tucked away in a quiet intimate
setting inside the New Downs.

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  • Over 700 casino slots
  • Live horse racing (seasonal) and daily simulcast racing and wagering
  • Live entertainment and 33 screens in the First Turn Lounge
  • Dining at its finest in our Crown Room
  • Casual dining in our Food Court and Downs Café

About the Downs

145 Louisiana Blvd. NE
Albuquerque, NM 87108

Phone: 505.767.7171

Mailing Address:
PO Box 8510
Albuquerque, NM 87198

Hours of Operation

Building opens daily at 9:30am

Casino Hours:
Sunday: 10:00am to 1:00am
Monday: 10:00am to 1:00am
Tuesday: 10:00am to 1:00am
Wednesday: 10:00am to 1:00am
Thursday: 10:00am to 2:00am
Friday: 10:00am to 4:00am
Saturday: 10:00am to 4:00am