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Del Mar Thoroughbred Club

Where The Turf Meets The Surf

The Del Mar Racetrack is a world-class Thoroughbred racing destination welcoming the industry's top athletes and California's most spirited partygoers during it's Summer (mid-July through early September) and Fall (November) seasons.

Opened in 1937 by Bing Crosby, the seaside track has played host to celebrities for decades, from Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz to the stars of Entourage. Unlike any other track in the nation, Del Mar is known for its sophistication, fashion and excitement of horse racing that attracts visitors from across the country looking to capture the Old Hollywood allure of the San Diego destination.

Neighborhood: North Coastal

2260 Jimmy Durante Blvd
Del Mar, CA 92014

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Contact Info

(858) 755-1141


Events to check out


Del Mar Racing Season

Del Mar Thoroughbred Club
Jul 18 - Sep 7, 2020

San Diego horse racing takes place where the "turf meets the surf" at the Del Mar Racetrack. Fans flock to the track each summer to wager on their favorite horses during the popular, annual Del...


Opening Day at Del Mar Racetrack

Del Mar Thoroughbred Club
Jul 18, 2020

Hundreds of fashion-minded guests participate in Del Mar's illustrious Opening Day Hats Contest. A parade of eye-popping creations, this celebration is an annual tradition that gets the nod from...


Uncorked: Del Mar Summer Wine Fest

Del Mar Thoroughbred Club
Aug 1, 2020

Uncorked Wine Festivals is coming to the Del Mar Racetrack for the Uncorked: Del Mar Summer Wine Fest on August 1 from 2-6pm. Enjoy over 150 wines from across the globe, gourmet local food...


TVG Pacific Classic

Del Mar Thoroughbred Club
Aug 22, 2020

Watch many of the country's top horses compete at the classic distance of 1 1/4 miles in Del Mar's signature event, the TVG Pacific Classic, on Saturday, August 22. Del Mar's richest and most...

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