Aqueduct Racetrack is attached to the Resorts World Casino at 110-00 Rockaway Boulevard in Jamaica, New York (South Ozone Park neighborhood of the Burough of Queens). The track first opened September 27, 1894. Thoroughbred racing occurs from late october until late April or early May each year. Race days are Wednesday through most Sundays with the track opening at 10:45am and closing at 7:30pm. The facility is owned and managed by the New York Racing Association, Inc.
Aqueduct is the only racetrack located within the New York City limits. There are three course, one inside each other. The middle course is exactly 1 mile long. The inner course is turf, while the middle and outer courses are flat dirt tracks. Seating is available for up to 17,000 fans and the total capacity of the track is 40,000.