Events at Del Mar

November 2017

Opening Day

Wednesday, November 1

Fall for it all over again. Join us this fall for Bing Crosby Season.

Hollywood Fashion Contest

Wednesday, November 1

Explore your sense of patriotic fashion by entering the Hollywood Fashion Contest on Opening Day, always one of San Diego's biggest parties. 

Breeders' Cup

Friday, November 3 & Saturday, November 4

For the first time ever, the Breeders' Cup will run where the turf meets the surf. 

Free & Fun

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Did we mention it's free? Free admission, free seat and all day happy hour. 

Taste of the Turf Club


Bring your BFF's for a deliciously decadent day at the races featuring creative cuisine by Chef Brian Malarkey, a reserved Turf Club table and bottomless mimosas. 

The Roots

Saturday, November 11
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The Roots are back to rock the seaside stage. 

Handicapping Challenge

Saturday, Nov 11 & Sunday, Nov 12

Compete in the live bankroll Del Mar Handicapping Challenge this November. $100,000 in prizes and 3 seats up for grabs to the 2018 $2.5 million National Handicapping Challenge (NHC), three entries to 2018 Breeders' Cup Betting Challenge (BCBC) 

Daybreak At Del Mar


Enjoy morning workouts and breakfast in the Clubhouse Terrace Restaurant on Saturdays starting November 11.

Reggae Fest with Iration

Saturday, November 18
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Iration is back to rock Del Mar at Reggae Fest.

College Day

Saturday, November 18
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The track meets the tailgate this Saturday, November 18, at Del Mar. The ultimate college team-up boasts the best of both worlds –partying, grilling, D.J.s, libations, race horses and football.

Toys for Tots

Sunday, November 19
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Bring a new unwrapped toy and help put a smile on a child's face.

Thanksgiving Brunch

Thursday, November 23

What better way to spend the day with family then cheering on your favorite thoroughbreds.

Family Mile Fun Run

Thursday, November 23
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Kick-off Thanksgiving Day with a one mile Fun Run on the famous Del Mar racetrack. Then stay for live thoroughbred horse racing with our special early 11:00 a.m. post time.

Craft Beer & Cider Fest

Saturday, November 25
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Craft Beer, Cider & Wine Fest is bigger than ever with more than 100 of San Diego’s best local beers, top-rated international imports, plus a variety of seasonal ales or ciders.