From the world-class Santa Anita Park and Los Angeles County Arboretum and Botanical Gardens to the area’s biggest and best mall at the Shops at Santa Anita and the lush Angeles National Forest and Chantry Flats in the San Gabriel Mountains, Arcadia is the place to be!
Santa Anita Park repeatedly hosts the world famous annual Breeders’ Cup horse race weekend, which attracted the best thoroughbreds, trainers, and owners from all over the world. More than 50,000 fans attended for the big day on Nov. 5, in 2016, and broke the record for Breeders’ Cup 2-day handle in 2019. Click here to find all the details about Breeders’ Cup. Santa Anita was also home to some of the best thoroughbreds in recent history, including American Pharoah, Justify, and Flightline. Clockers Corner is open every morning for coffee and to watch the horses workout.