Admission & Parking

Welcome to Pimlico Race Course
(Home of the Preakness Stakes)

Daily Racing Information

2014 Spring Meeting
April 1 - July 31*
(*Live racing Thursdays - Sundays through May 17)
(*Closed Sunday April 20 - Happy Easter)

(*May 18 - June 7 running Fridays & Saturdays
5/23, 5/24, 5/30, 6/1, 6/6, 6/7)

(*Live Racing on Memorial Day, Monday May 26)

Post time 1:10pm EDT

KY Derby Day - 12:45 PM
Black-Eyed Susan Day - 12:00 PM
Preakness Day - 10:45 AM
subject to change

Doors Open: 11:30 AM
Simulcasting Daily

Telephone Numbers:  (410) 542-9400

Mailing Address:       Pimlico Race Course
                                            5201 Park heights Avenue
                                            Baltimore, MD 21215

Public Transportation - Bus service is available for Pimlico. For more information contact the MTA.

AdmissionPimlico Live Racing
                    Grandstand & Clubhouse - $3.00*
                    Sports Palace – Additional $5.00 (Kitchen Service)

                    Sports Palace – Additional $2.00 (No Kitchen Service)

                    Simulcast Sports Palace - $2.00. Nights Free.

*Active & retired military personnel are admitted free with military I.D. Local police and firemen are admitted free with proper I.D.

Seating - Grandstand: inside box Seats (2 seats per box) $2.50 per seat.
                        Outside Box Seats: (4 seats per box) $2.50 per seat.
                        Sports Palace Seats: $2.50 per seat.
Pimlico at Laurel Live Racing -
Seats on Weekdays are Free with the following exceptions:
Sports Palace $0.50 seating charge, $5.00 food and beverage minimum, $3.00 seating charge after 6:00 PM.

Black-Eyed Susan Day and Preakness Day:
Please go to our website for all our current seating information.

Hours of Operation - Doors open at 11:00 AM unless otherwise stated.

We close at approximately 8:30PM on Sundays.

We close at 6:00PM on Mondays and Tuesdays.

We close at 11:30PM on Wednesdays and Thursdays.

We close at 11:45PM Fridays and Saturdays.

Days and hours of operation are subject to change.

(Preakness Saturday, Pimlico closes at 7:00 PM)

Parking- General Parking is Free (Preakness Way and Rogers Avenue) Except Preakness Day

Clubhouse Official (Maple and Belvedere Avenue) $2.00, Valet additional $2.00

VIP (Hayward Preferred) $3.00

Pimlico at Laurel Live Racing
Clubhouse Free

Preakness Parking - Please go to our website for parking information.

Parking Capacity
12 parking lots with a total of 7,522 parking spaces

Handicapping Materials -
Programs - Live Racing
Pimlico Live only $2.00