Del Mar News & Announcements

These announcements and Press Releases are updated frequently. For Stable Notes and other race-related news, you can read our Stable News.

"Ship and Win" Program Even More Lucrative in 2017 at Del Mar

Thursday, April 6th, 2017   (1 year ago)
Del Mar’s simple, yet highly effective, “Ship and Win” program will be back with a notable increase providing even more encouragement to – literally – ship and win.

Del Mar Modifies Its Main Track Under Direction of Moore

Thursday, March 30th, 2017   (1 year ago)
Del Mar has begun a process designed to modify its main track with an end result of having it replicate the banking and grading of its sister track to the north, Santa Anita Park. Crews began their work on the track on Wednesday, March 29.

41 Stakes Worth $7.3 Million on Del Mar's 2017 Summer Schedule

Wednesday, March 22nd, 2017   (1 year ago)
The summer of 2017 will see Del Mar offer 41 stakes races worth $7.3 million for its horsemen during a 36-day season that will be the 78th for the iconic track founded in 1937 by...

Breeders' Cup Opens Ticket Sales to the General Public for 2017 World Championships

Monday, March 6th, 2017   (1 year ago)
Following Successful Pre-Sale, Remaining Tickets Expected to Sell Out Quickly and Fans Encouraged to Purchase Tickets Right Away The Breeders’ Cup today announced that tickets to the 2017 Breeders’ Cup World Championships at Del Mar...

Breeders' Cup Releases Ticketing Information for 2017 World Championships at Del Mar

Tuesday, February 28th, 2017   (1 year ago)
Breeders’ Cup and Del Mar are investing more than $4.5 million and capping attendance to enhance fan experience. Tickets to go on sale on Monday, March 6 at Noon EST / 9:00 A.M. PST.

Tickets for 2017 Breeders' Cup World Championships at Del Mar To Go on Sale March 6

Wednesday, February 8th, 2017   (2 years ago)
Fans Encouraged to Sign-up for Pre-Sale Access The Breeders’ Cup today announced that tickets for the 2017 Breeders’ Cup World Championships at Del Mar will go on sale to the public on Monday, March 6....

TVG Pacific Classic Set for August 19 on NBC Sports Network

Wednesday, February 1st, 2017   (2 years ago)
The 27th running of the $1,000,000 TVG Pacific Classic will be held on Saturday, August 19 at Del Mar and be broadcast live by the NBC Sports Network.

Dennis Moore Takes Additional Role As Del Mar's Director Of Track Maintenance

Thursday, January 19th, 2017   (2 years ago)
Moore will continue his full-time role at Santa Anita while also assuming his new responsibilities at Del Mar for its summer and fall meetings.

Del Mar to Make Special Payouts for Closing Day Pick Six Consolations

Wednesday, December 7th, 2016   (2 years ago)
Del Mar Thoroughbred Club announced today that it will make special consolation payouts to those who picked five of six winners in its Sunday, December 4 Pick Six wager, wanting to “make it right” for...

First-Class Racing Highlights Del Mar's Third Fall Season

Sunday, December 4th, 2016   (2 years ago)
Highlighted by a series of terrific stakes races to finish out its final weekend, Del Mar brought its third fall racing season to a sparkling close Sunday with strong wagering numbers rung up and a...