Laurel Park to hold Triple Crown Kickoff Party
From a Maryland Jockey Club release
In addition to holding its own live race program, Laurel Park will play host to a ‘Triple Crown Kickoff Party’ on May 7 complete with dining and drink specials, giveaways and simulcast of the 142nd Kentucky Derby (G1).
There will be a DJ and barbecue on the track apron, official Triple Crown drinks and dining buffets offered throughout the track. For reservations, call 301.725.0770.
Several great prizes will also be up for grabs during the celebration, including a 48-inch flat screen television, mint julep cups with a $200 betting voucher and tickets to the Black-Eyed Susan (G2) May 20, 141st Preakness Stakes (G1) May 21, and Brew and Bourbon Classic June 11, all at Pimlico Race Course.
There will be special 12:15 p.m. first race post time for Laurel’s live program on May 7. The winter meet concludes May 8 before racing shifts to Baltimore for the opening of the Preakness Meet at Pimlico May 12.