140th Preakness Stakes

140th Preakness Stakes

The annual running of the Preakness is a classic American institution. First contested in 1873, it is one of thoroughbred horse racing's most valued Grade 1 stakes races. Now one of the largest single-day sporting events in the United States, "The People's Race...The People's Party" has hosted up to 121,309 for the pivotal middle jewel of thoroughbred racing's Triple Crown.

Preakness InfieldFest is a multi-entertainment festival featuring national headlining artists on two stages, the popular MUG Club and unique attractions throughout the day to give fans an unparalleled entertainment experience, featuring 13 exciting races, headlined by the Preakness Stakes.

MAIN STAGE: Electronic Music Icon & Grammy Nominee Armin van Buuren with Special Guest Grammy Nominated Rap Artist Childish Gambino

JAGERMEISTER SATGE: Chart-Topping Country Singer Easton Corbin with Bluegrass Band Trampled By Turtles & Southern Rock Band A Thousand Horses



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140th Preakness Stakes

Saturday, May 16 · Doors 8:00 AM at Pimlico Race Course