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Del Mar Race Track

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just west of I-5 at the Via de la Valle exit, Del Mar, CA
+1 858-755-1141
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Reviewed yesterday

The racetrack is such a fantastic location for the festival. The people in charge did their best to improve traffic given the location. Bomb sniffing dogs at every checkpoint and lots of security helped me feel secure. The location by the ocean is fantastic and...More

Thank lovept
Reviewed 1 week ago

Even if you don't gamble, it's fun watching the horses , eating and drinking. I like going to the restaurant with somebody who is a member.

Thank MimoM90
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you want to go watch the race back have some fun get a nice sweet and watch it from the top it's a great place to also have just a party

Thank joseph d
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It was awesome ice cube did an excellent job. Me and my other half had a great time. Thank you for hosting a concert

Thank Jamie L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great way to spend an afternoon. Reserve a table, enjoy the good location close to the finish line, and spend a delightful afternoon watching the horse races. Order lunch, perhaps an adult beverage, nice service , and bet on your favorite horse.. I do not...More

Thank Sweetadlv
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have passed the Del Mar Race Track many times on the Freeway but never been to a thoroughbreds horse race. I was delighted, I had a great day. I went during the Summer Racing season, on a Wednesday. On Wednesdays in the summer if...More

Thank lovetotravel92630
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went to the races for the first time on Saturday. We were fortunate to get Turf Club tickets which provided us a table, server and separate betting area. We had to dress up which made for a lot of fun. The set up and atmosphere...More

Thank berto128
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed Our weekend at the race track. Everyone We came into contact with were nice and friendly. Loved the free concert after the races on Friday night.

Thank basq-gal
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We love to spend Friday afternoon at this place with an amazing view good food and drinks with friends I enjoyed every minute at this place we bet a little bit of money in the horse racing and won a little it was so fun...More

Thank Loudy2
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Although watching the horse races is always enjoyable, this visit we were greeted by several very negative staff. It started with a lady at the front gate taking our money, then the next lady who was stamping our hands, and finally one of the cleaning...More

Thank Renel G
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August 26, 2018|
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Response from Erin M | Reviewed this property |
The only time that there is a formal dress code is opening day, the rest of the year you can find most people dress very casual. Yet if it’s a girls day and you plan on lunch at the track dressing up is fun as well 👍
August 9, 2018|
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Response from Patty S | Reviewed this property |
You can’t bet with a credit however there’s a machine where you can pull cash from. Additionally there’s an app called TVG you can do online betting on
July 8, 2018|
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Response from Mytravelbucket | Reviewed this property |
The fairgrounds have ample parking.There is a fee which may vary by event. I'd check the Kaboo Music Festival or Del Mar Fairground website for details. Hope this helps.