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Planning on going to the Belmont Stakes on June 9 to see if Justify will become history’s 13th Triple Crown winner? Then you’re in for a treat: Belmont Park is one of the most beautiful racetracks in the nation, and you don’t have to buy premium seats to have a first-class day.

The Belmont Stakes is always one of the most exciting events on horse racing’s calendar, and this year is extra thrilling since a Triple Crown is on the line with Justify. Add in a sensational group of top races leading up to the main event, and you can bet that Belmont Park is the place to be on June 9.

Despite the rain, the happiness of the crowd attending the 143rd running of the Preakness Stakes could not be dampened. Gloomy skies were defied by fans who flouted Black-Eyed Susan’s on their hats. There were many stunning standouts who wore yellow pops of color to perk up the crowd. Just like the Kentucky Derby, fans came prepared and were ready to witness racing history no matter the weather. 

Undefeated Justify took his next step toward the Triple Crown last Saturday, winning the Preakness Stakes in a thriller. Now, all eyes of the racing world are focused on the chestnut colt as he prepares for a shot at becoming the 13th Triple Crown winner in the U.S. Thoroughbred racing’s storied history.

Justify will attempt to become U.S. Thoroughbred racing’s 13th Triple Crown winner on June 9. If you’re planning to attend the Belmont Stakes for the big event, then it’s time to make some reservations! Below is an insider’s guide to the best food to be found near beautiful Belmont Park.

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