Events at Del Mar

July 2024

2024 Season

July 20 - Sept 8 & Oct 31 - Dec 1, 2024

Where the Turf Meets the Surf

Opening Day

Saturday, July 20, 2024
Presented by our sponsor

There's race day... and then there's Opening Day.

The Party

Saturday, July 20, 2024
Presented by our sponsor

Thrill seekers wanted for a day of style, sun, live music and racing action. 

Hats Contest

Saturday, July 20, 2024
Presented by our sponsor

Create a hat worthy of Opening Day fame!

The Grand

Saturday, July 20, 2024
Presented by our sponsor

Enter the Turf Club's inner circle on Opening Day.

Champions' Terrace

Saturday, July 20, 2024

Parlay all day in the Champions' Lounge this Opening Day overlooking the Paddock at Del Mar.

Opening Day VIP

Saturday, July 20, 2024

Do Opening Day in style at a Private Party overlooking the paddock.

Official After Pony Party

After the Races
Presented by our sponsor

Keep the party going at the Official Opening Day After Pony Party hosted by Rancho Valencia Resort. 

Beer Festival

Sunday, July 21, 2024
Presented by our sponsor

Beer aficionados will enjoy over 50 different brews, including hard-to-find specialty choices to top-rated favorites from the local brewing scene.

Daybreak at Del Mar

Every Saturday & Sunday*

Enjoy breakfast while watching morning workouts.

Best Bet

Every Sunday
Presented by our sponsor

Expert racing selections with Frank Scatoni.

Free & Easy

Every Thursday
Presented by our sponsor

Free admission & a free seat plus 40% off Michelob ULTRA.

Happy Hour

Every Friday

Half Off all Del Mar's Signature Drinks

Handicapping Challenge

July 27 - 28, 2024
Presented by our sponsor

Win big in the Del Mar Summer Challenge.

Data On Us

Sunday, July 28, 2024

The Inside Track to Better Handicapping Data.

August 2024

Free & Easy

Every Thursday
Presented by our sponsor

Free admission & a free seat plus 40% off Michelob ULTRA.

Happy Hour

Every Friday

Half Off all Del Mar's Signature Drinks

Uncorked Wine Festival

Saturday, August 3, 2024

Enjoy over 100 wines, gourmet food vendors and music.

Daybreak at Del Mar

Every Saturday & Sunday*

Enjoy breakfast while watching morning workouts.

Best Bet

Every Sunday
Presented by our sponsor

Expert racing selections with Frank Scatoni.

Tacos & Tequila Festival

Saturday, August 10, 2024
Presented by our sponsor

Tasty tacos from the best shops in town!

Jockey Karaoke

Sunday, August 11, 2024

Del Mar Jockeys Karaoke Contest benefitting the Permanently Disabled Jockey Fund.

Giveaway

Saturday, August 17, 2024
Presented by our sponsor

Fans receive BC24 Collectible Cup with paid admission while supplies last. 

Taste of New Orleans

Saturday, August 24, 2024
Presented by our sponsor

The South meets the West in an epic celebration of food, drink, music & fun!

Pacific Classic

Saturday, August 31, 2024
Presented by our sponsor

Del Mar's richest and most prestigious race, the Grade I FanDuel Racing Pacific Classic.

Pacific Classic Betting Challenge

Saturday, August 31, 2024
Presented by our sponsor

Big Stakes. Big Rewards.

September 2024

Family Fun Day

Sunday, September 1, 2024

Bring out the whole family & join us for a day of fun at the races

Daybreak at Del Mar

Every Saturday & Sunday*

Enjoy breakfast while watching morning workouts.

Best Bet

Every Sunday
Presented by our sponsor

Expert racing selections with Frank Scatoni.

Free & Easy

Every Thursday
Presented by our sponsor

Free admission & a free seat plus 40% off Michelob ULTRA.

Happy Hour

Every Friday

Half Off all Del Mar's Signature Drinks

College Day

Saturday, September 7, 2024

The ultimate college team-up boasts the best of both worlds.

Closing Day

Sunday, September 8, 2024

Last Chance to attend the party of the Summer. 

October 2024

2024 Season

July 20 - Sept 8 & Oct 31 - Dec 1, 2024

Where the Turf Meets the Surf

November 2024

Breeders' Cup

November 1 - 2, 2024
Presented by our sponsor

The Breeders' Cup will return Where the Turf Meets the Surf.