Friday, October 25, 2013

LOS ANGELES, (October 15, 2013) – The Breeders’ Cup announced today that more artists have been added to the 30th Breeders’ Cup World Championships and its inaugural Songs in the Saddle: The Infield Music Fest, an afternoon celebration featuring a talented line-up of notable R&B, bluegrass, indie rock and Latin musicians. Jakob Dylan, Giselle Fernandez, Nikki Lane, Jenny & The Mexicats, and American Authors have been added to the already star-studded concert line-up which includes Kristin Chenoweth, Toni Braxton, Macy Gray, Joan Osborne, Dame and Jenny O.

Songs in the Saddle is a collaboration between the Breeders’ Cup and Hip Card Productions taking place Saturday, November 2 at Santa Anita Park in Arcadia, Calif.

General Admission tickets for Songs in the Saddle are on sale now at for $25.00. There will be walk-up sales available for $40 on November 2, starting at 8:00am at Santa Anita Park. Both the $25 and $40 tickets include access to the Grandstand to watch the Championship races.

Adding to the vibrant concert atmosphere, the infield at Santa Anita will also be the home to a beer garden and more than 30 of Southern California’s most popular food trucks such as The Border Grill, The Grilled Cheese Truck, Komodo and Lobsta Truck.

The concert is scheduled from 2:30 p.m. to 6:15 p.m., or approximately 30 minutes after the running of the Breeder’s Cup Classic, with musical performances taking place between the Championship races. The Breeders’ Cup, which takes place November 1-2 at Santa Anita Park, has become the culmination of the Thoroughbred-racing season, and attracts the best horses, trainers and owners from across the globe.