Tampa Bay Downs
Catch thrilling horse racing action in the City of Town ‘n’ Country at Tampa Bay Downs. The track has been in operation since 1926 and was even used by the United States Army as a training spot at one point.
Watch races in Town ‘n’ Country, FL from November to May. Races are typically held on weekends. Catch the state’s top thoroughbred horses as they compete against one another on the dirt track.
Get your bets in before each race but take in some time for a meal at the concessions stand. A full-service bar is also on site at the concourse. Use one of the betting kiosks to get the latest odds before the race begins or to prepare an exotic bet.
Buy your tickets to see one of the graded races held at the venue each year. Watch the annual Tampa Bay Derby, a Grade II event used as a preparatory race before the Kentucky Derby. Enjoy one of a few other Grade III races at Tampa Bay Downs including the Florida Oaks and Endeavor Stakes. These races in Town ‘n’ Country, Florida include money pools worth hundreds of thousands of dollars and often help horses and trainers to qualify for much larger and more valuable races.