TRAFFIC ALTERED ON SANTA ANITA DERBY DAY APRIL 4, CLOCKERS' CORNER ACCESSIBLE DURING 5K WALK & RUN

ARCADIA, Calif. (Mar. 27, 2009)—In deference to its annual Santa Anita Derby 5K Walk and Run, Santa Anita Park and the city of Arcadia have announced that Baldwin Ave., from the 210 Freeway to Huntington Drive, will be closed to vehicular traffic from 7:30 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. on April 4.

Accordingly, Santa Anita’s Gate Eight, which adjoins the Westfield Shopping Mall on Baldwin Ave., will also be closed to vehicles during the same time period.

Those wishing to visit Santa Anita’s popular Clockers’ Corner venue at the top of the stretch, will be able to enter on Santa Anita’s east-end, through parking lot Gate Five. Gate Five will be open for easy access to Clockers’ Corner beginning at 5 a.m. and will remain open throughout the day.

Gate Five is located on the east-end of the racetrack, at the confluence of Colorado Place and Huntington Drive.

For additional information on the Santa Anita Derby and on the Santa Anita Derby 5K Walk and Run, fans are encouraged to visit www.santaanita.com, or call (626) 574-7223.

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