Preakness and Baltimore: A Perfect Pair

The Preakness Stakes Continues to be City’s Flagship Event
Every third Saturday in May, horse racing fans who love and celebrate the Preakness Stakes each year, find their way to Pimlico Racecourse.
Beers and Black Eyed Susans, Maryland My Maryland, the Preakness Stakes party is non-stop, people from all walks of life come to enjoy the atmosphere.


The Preakness either sets up the hope for a new triple crown winner or bursts the bubble.


The Preakness Stakes and Baltimore make for a perfect pair, Charm City offers unique events during Preakness week, hot air balloons litter the sky as everyone waits for the post position draw.


The Maryland Jockey Club wasfounded in 1743 and for over 270 years, Maryland has been the birthplace of champion thoroughbreds; now running for over 140 years the Preakness - and Baltimore go together naturally.