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Apr042014
Ravens Kicker Justin Tucker Helps Kick Off Preakness Festivities At PimlicoBALTIMORE, 04-04-14---Baltimore Ravens All-Pro kicker Justin Tucker helped kick off Preakness festivities with a series of humorous social media commercials that debuted earlier today.  In the...
Apr012014
Pimlico Spring Meeting Begins ThursdayBALTIMORE, 04-01-14---Live racing in Maryland shifts to historic Pimlico Race Course Thursday, April 3 for the spring meeting. The headline event of the 35-day stand is the 139th running of the $1.5...
Mar212014
Switchfoot, Eli Young Band, Sundy Best & Go Go Gadjet Added To Preakness Infield Concert LineupBands Will Play On Jägermeister Stage May 17 At Pimlico Race Course BALTIMORE, 03-21-14---The Maryland Jockey Club today announced Switchfoot, Eli Young Band, Sundy Best and Go Go Gadjet will...
Mar122014
Counting Crows, The Fray, Annie Bosko To Perform On Black-Eyed Susan Day As Part Of "Preakness Concert Series"Pimlico Partners With Maryland Affiliate of Susan G. Komen For The Cure®, Suited To Succeed For “The Ultimate Girls Day Out” 13-Race Card Will Feature Black-Eyed Susan Stakes, Pimlico...
Feb272014
Peru Selected To Host International Pavilion At The 2014 Preakness StakesPeruvian hospitality, cuisine and culture to be on center stage at storied race that brings together prominent international leaders in business and politics Baltimore, 02-27-14---The Maryland Jockey...
Feb182014
Pimlico Stakes Schedule Worth Nearly $4.7 Million During 35-Day Spring Meeting$100,000 Trainer Bonus Added To Preakness Weekend BALTIMORE, 02-18-14---The Maryland Racing Commission approved the 2014 Pimlico Race Course spring stakes schedule at its monthly meeting this...
Feb052014
Grammy Winner Lorde To Headline 2014 Infieldfest Concert On Preakness DayLorde To Make Her First Maryland Appearance At Pimlico BALTIMORE, 02-06-14---The Maryland Jockey Club today announced that double Grammy Award winner Lorde will headline the 2014 Preakness...
Dec122013
Preakness Stakes Purse Increased To $1.5 Million, Beginning In 2014BALTIMORE, 12-12-13---The Maryland Jockey Club today announced it has increased the purse for the Preakness Stakes (G1) from $1 million to $1.5 million. The middle jewel of Thoroughbred racing’...
Dec112013
Maryland Jockey Club Unveils Updated Black-Eyed Susan Logo, Announces New Brand For Event Held Each MayBALTIMORE, 12-11-13---The Maryland Jockey Club today unveiled a new logo for Black-Eyed Susan Day and announced a new brand for the event.The 2014 Black-Eyed Susan Day is Friday, May 16 at Pimlico...
Nov122013
Maryland Jockey Club To Race 146 Days In 2014LAUREL, MD. 11-12-13---Laurel Park and Pimlico Race Course will conduct 146 days of racing in 2014, the same number that was scheduled the last four years after the Maryland Racing Commission...