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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
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was the first time we had ever went to a racetrack so we aren't experts; however, we have traveled doing a lot of unique experiences and this was definitely one of them. First, we decided to valet park ($20) and it was worth it...More

Thank KkFiff
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have lived here my entire life but never enjoyed the Seabiscuit Box. What an amazing place to hold a party, business getaway, or a group fun day. Not sure of prices but it was catered, had a bartender and employees assisting with bets. This...More

Thank bballwey
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Always great fun to go to Del Mar racetrack! Fantastic 2nd season racing love to come here in Autumn!

Thank kath2inla
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went for the Sunday Turf Club event, where the general public can access the Turf Club and for $100 get a 4-course meal and unlimited champagne or bloody mary's. This was our 3rd year and we really enjoyed it again. The wait staff are...More

Thank Wendy029
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had never been to a race track before and went as part of a company-sponsored outing. Access off the I-5 was tricky—difficult to get in the correct lane. The parking lot is vast, but there are shuttles if you don’t want to walk in....More

Thank TooMuch2Do
Reviewed 7 October 2018

We were on vacation and were looking for something new and found this place. A very fun place to take the family and see the horses run. We got a box, not that expense and had a wonderful day. The staff was nice and we...More

Thank richardbL6837CD
Reviewed 2 October 2018

A fun afternoon watching the races. Enjoyed the food and drink. Races are run about every 30 minutes. We did not know how to bet, got lots of help from info at the track. Did ok overall. Fun way to spend an afternoon.

Thank Cheryl C
Reviewed 25 September 2018

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 16 September 2018

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 10 September 2018 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

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OnAir749815
27 August 2018|
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Response from erinmS8701EC | 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 👍
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MazGuy_12
9 August 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
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MarkEnyart
9 July 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.
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