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Admission and Parking at Ocean Downs are free.

2014 Marks Ocean Downs 65th Anniversary

Live Racing Dates will be published when official.


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How To Bet

Click here to view "How to Bet on the Ponies at Ocean Downs".

Holiday Closings

Ocean Downs is closed for Simulcast Racing on Christmas Day and Easter Sunday. Ocean Downs Casino Floor is open on both Christmas Day and Easter Sunday.


In accordance with Maryland State Law, Ocean Downs is a non-smoking facility.


Children are welcome but must be accompanied by an adult at all times. Must be 18 years of age to wager on horse racing



140th Running of The Kentucky Derby

First leg of the Triple Crown Series kicks off with the 140th Running of the Kentucky Derby simulcast from Churchill Downs. Saturday, May 3rd, 2014 celebration starts at noon. Watch the big races on our giant TV screen on the track or on the giant video wall in our clubhouse! Enjoy food and drink specials, slot dollar drawings, prize giveaways throughout the day and "Lucky U" our very own mascot! Betting windows will be open inside and out.

Horse Racing in Maryland:


Maryland Jockey Club Racing Calendar 2014. Currently at Laurel Park from January 1st-March 31st. Racing Live Thursdays through Saturdays. Post Time 12:35pm. Click to view/print live racing calendar. Click to view official Laurel Park website.

Maryland Jockey Club Spring Racing Calendar 2014. Live Racing at Pimlico April 1st through June 7th. Thursdays through Sundays through May 17th. Sundays 5/25 and 6/1 and Monday Memorial Day 5/26. Simulcast Only June 8th through July 31st. Post Time 1:10pm. Special Posts: May 3 @12:45pm, May 16th @ 12:45pm and May 17th (Preakness Day) @ 10:45am. Click to view/print live racing calendar. Click to view official Pimlico Raceway website.

Preakness - Saturday May 17th:
Click to view official Preakness Website for ticket information, event information, calendar of events, and all the latest news.


Rosecroft Raceway: Live Harness Racing Returns on March 8, 2014. Click to view official Rosecroft Raceway website.

Video Link to Maryland Harness Racing
Click above link to view Maryland Harness Racing Video





The USTA's Internet-based computer database is your source for complete and official data on Standardbred racing, breeding, and data on the individuals who drive, train, own, and breed Standardbreds.

Horsemen Click to View
Condition Sheets at USTA.

Find out more click here.

Bobby Z's

Click Here for Bobbi Z's "free" picks at the races.