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Hot Hangout: The Del Mar Racetrack

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Since Bing Crosby opened the Del Mar Racetrack’s doors in 1937, experiencing a day at the seaside track, where the turf meets the surf, remains one of the West Coast’s hottest tickets of the summer. Located just 20 miles north of San Diego, visitors can experience the magic and thrill of watching the nations fastest Thoroughbreds and high stake races.

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Beyond world-class Thoroughbred sport, Del Mar is known for an exciting lineup of food and beer festivals, family-friendly activities, seminars with top racing folks and its renowned Summer Concert Series. The impressive 2014 musical lineup includes acts such as Neon Trees, MAGIC!, The Counting Crows, Weezer, and Steve Aoki. To plan your trip to Del Mar this summer, visit and view the full calendar of events. Also, keep in the know on all things Del Mar by following @DelMarRacing on Twitter and become a fan at

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