Comes winter time, Santa Anita Park, the oldest horse track in California, opens. The track is considered to hold the best racing in the country during the Winter-Spring Meeting. Even without knowing that, any trip to Santa Anita is fun and highly entertaining.
On driving in one can see people like this – these guys are serious about horse races:
The buildings still retain their Art Déco motif:
And when finally the horse one has bet on has won – then it was indeed a fun afternoon at the races: