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Del Mar Racing Season

Where the Turf Meets the Surf

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 Mar Thoroughbred Club racing season, mid-July - early-September. Be part of the magic and nostalgia of this long-time horse race tradition dating back to 1937 when Bing Crosby greeted the first guests, and Seabiscuit won by a nose in the infamous race in 1938. This season features the nation's top race horses, trainers and jockeys, and plenty of fun in the sun.

The races run five days weekly, except Monday and Tuesday.

Horse racing at Del Mar happens Wednesday through Sunday, with post time for the first race on most days at 2:00 PM. On Fridays first post is at 4:00 PM.

Neighborhood: North Coastal

Del Mar Racetrack

2260 Jimmy Durante Blvd
Del Mar, CA 92014

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Contact Info

858-755-1141

Date & Time

Jul 19 - Sep 4, 2017
11:30 AM - 6:30 PM
Gates Open: 11:30 AM. First Post: 2:00 PM.
Recurs every Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday

Price

$6-$10. Opening Day - $15-$30

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