Embark on an extraordinary journey through racing history with our complimentary Sunrise Tours during Preakness week, starting from Tuesday, May 14 to Friday, May 17, from 6:00 am to 9:00 am.

Please note that tours operate on a first-come, first-served basis, and due to high demand, we recommend arriving to Pimlico Race Course as early as possible to secure your spot. To ensure a smooth registration process and to expedite your experience on the day of the event, we kindly request your contact information in advance.

Due to high demand, tour sign-ups will end promptly at 8:45 a.m. on Thursday, May 16 and Friday, May 17. We advise arriving early as spaces fill up quickly.

For inquiries or additional information, please contact us at sunrisetours@marylandjockeyclub.com


Parking Information for Sunrise Tours
Parking for Sunrise Tours is available at the Rogers Ave. lot, located at the intersection of Northern Parkway and Woodcrest Avenue. Parking is FREE for Sunrise Tours attendees. Enter and exit the racetrack through the Rogers Ave. gate. Please be advised that the gate will be locked promptly at 10:00 am every morning. If you plan to stay beyond 10:00 am, kindly exit through the front entrance.

Parking on Friday, May 17 / Black-Eyed Susan Day
All vehicles without purchased parking must vacate the Rogers Ave. lot by 10:00 am. If you have purchased parking for Black-Eyed Susan Day, please park in the designated area indicated on your parking placard upon arrival for the tours. Ensure your parking placard is visible in your vehicle(s).

Is there a fee to take the Sunrise Tour?

Our guided tours are free of charge.

Is handicap parking available?

Handicapped parking is available in the Rogers Ave. lot.

Where is the passenger drop-off located?

Passenger drop off is available in front of the Grandstand.

Is the tour wheelchair accessible and stroller friendly?

Wheelchair accessible and stroller friendly tours will be offered on Tuesday at 8:00 am and Wednesday at 7:00 am.

Are children under 12 allowed on the tour?

Yes! Note: Anyone under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.

How many guests can I bring with me on the tour?

Maximum 10 persons per registration. If your party is larger than 10, please email sunrisetours@marylandjockeyclub.com so that your group tour can be accommodated.

Can I join a different tour group if I see someone I know on the same tour after my tour has been assigned?

Spectators must stay with their assigned group while on the tour. Should you desire to tour with a special group, please register the group in advance of group’s tour day and time.

Can I take pictures on the tour?

Yes, you can take pictures on the tour, however NO FLASH PHOTOGRAPHY IS ALLOWED.

Are there any security polices to enter the venue?

All persons entering Pimlico and their camera bags, purses and containers are subject to direct physical search or indirect search by wanding or magnetometers. For more information regarding Prohibited and Permitted items, please CLICK HERE