Preakness

Pimlico Announces 2011 Alibi Breakfast Award Winners

     BALTIMORE, 04-25-11—Pimlico Race Course today announced the winners of this year’s Preakness media awards. Honorees will be recognized and awards presented at the May 19 Alibi Breakfast in the Terrace Dining Room. The ceremony is scheduled for 9:30 a.m., two days prior to the middle jewel of the Triple Crown, the $1 million Preakness® Stakes (Grade I).

Pimlico Opens Infield On Kentucky Derby Day For Plain White T's Concert

     BALTIMORE, 04-20-11---The Maryland Jockey Club today announced the public Infield will be open on Kentucky Derby Day, Saturday, May 7. The Derby Day Preakness Prep Infield Party at Pimlico Race Course will include concerts by The Plain White T’s and Sons of the Radio in the beer garden. Festivities begin at noon with Pimlico’s live card beginning at 12:45 p.m. 

Preakness 5K Set For Saturday, May 14

Entire Race Takes Place At Pimlico Race Course With Proceeds Benefitting The Maryland Affiliate Of Susan G. Komen For The Cure®

     BALTIMORE, 04-18-11---The Maryland Jockey Club and sports marketing and event management company Corrigan Sports Enterprises, Inc. (CSE) announced today the return of the “Down the Stretch for SGK” Preakness 5k. The race will take place Saturday, May 14 at Pimlico Race Course with part of the proceeds benefitting the Maryland Affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure®.

Hotspur Added To Preakness Infieldfest Concert Lineup

BALTIMORE, 04-11-11---The Maryland Jockey Club today announced that Washington D.C.-based Hotspur will open for Grammy Award winners Train and Bruno Mars on the main stage for the Preakness InfieldFEST concert on Saturday, May 21 in the Pimlico Race Course public Infield prior to the running of the $1 million Preakness® Stakes (Grade I).

Black-Eyed Susan Day Card To Begin At Noon

BALTIMORE, 04-08-11---Pimlico Race Course officials today announced post time for Black-Eyed Susan day, Friday May 20 has moved from 12:15 p.m. to noon.

Dialed In Eligible For Preakness 5.5 Bonus After Florida Derby Score

BALTIMORE, 04-03-11---With his victory in Sunday afternoon’s Grade 1 Florida Derby, Dialed In becomes eligible for the Preakness 5.5 bonus.

Pimlico Spring Meeting Opens Friday Afternoon

     BALTIMORE, 03-30-11---Live racing in Maryland shifts to historic Pimlico Race Course Friday, April 1 for the spring meeting. The headline event of the eight-week stand is the 136th running of the $1 million Preakness® Stakes (Grade I), the middle jewel of the Triple Crown, on May 21. The marquee meet of the Maryland racing season, which ends with the Preakness Day card, will feature 22 stakes races for purses of $2.9 million. Preakness weekend features 16 stakes races for nearly $2.5 million.

Maryland Jockey Club Launches 2011 Infieldfest Advertising Campaign

MJC urges fans to “Be Legendary” at Preakness InfieldFest

Baltimore, MD(Tuesday, March 29, 2011) —The Maryland Jockey Club (MJC) today launched the 2011 Preakness InfieldFest campaign, “The Legend of Kegasus”. Kegasus is the Lord of the InfieldFest and a modern twist on a mythical centaur. Serving as the voice and personality for all advertisements, Kegasus can be found in all of the campaign’s components to include television, radio, out-of-home and web.

Maryland Jockey Club Selects Mexico To Host International Pavilion At The 2011 Preakness Stakes

Diplomats, international officials and elite business leaders to experience Mexican hospitality in exclusive setting at storied race

 

Baltimore, 03-21-11---The Maryland Jockey Club announced today the selection of Mexico as the Host Nation of the 2011 International Pavilion at the Preakness Stakes.

Grammy Award Winners Bruno Mars And Train To Headline Infield Concert On Preakness Day

 

BALTIMORE, 03-14-11---The Maryland Jockey Club today announced 2011 Preakness InfieldFEST will include performances by recent Grammy Award winners Bruno Mars and Train. Both bands will play extended sets on the main stage in the public Infield on Saturday, May 21 at Pimlico Race Course when the Maryland Jockey Club, North America's oldest sporting organization, hosts the 136th renewal of the Preakness® Stakes.

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