The Laurel Park horse race track operates 12 months out of the year, with some months hosting only simulcast races or events. January through March and again in July through December, there are live races mostly held Thursday through Sunday and simulcast events during the rest of the week. During April through June, there are only simulcast events at the park.
Laurel Park race track is located in Laurel, Maryland, and has been a part of professional horse racing since 1911. There are a total of six turf track configurations at the park.
Some special events that Laurel Park hosts each year are the Maryland Million Day, De Francis Dash and the simulcast of the Preakness Stakes from nearby Pimlico Race Course. Besides betting and watching races, visitors to Laurel Park can dine at one of several restaurants at the park, including The Terrace Dining Room and Tycoons Restaurant and Bar.