Tampa Bay Downs, a horse racing track in Florida, features many things to do for fun, including watching live races, betting on horse races, enjoying the dining areas and playing cards in a poker room. The facility also maintains a golf practice facility and hosts group events.
The address for Tampa Bay Downs is 11225 Race Track Road, Tampa, Florida 33626. The racetrack is in Tampa, but the Downs Golf Practice Facility is just over the city border in Oldsmar, Florida.
The schedule, also known as the racing calendar, for Tampa Bay Downs is available on the official Tampa Bay Downs website. The site lists the schedules for both the tracks live racing events as well as the simulcast schedule.
The horse racetrack Tampa Bay Downs has a website at TampaBayDowns.com. The website provides information on races for guests at the Tampa Bay Downs facility and application links for potential employees.
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At the Tampa Bay Downs race track, visitors can watch and bet on live horse racing, play Texas Hold'em and other poker games in the poker room and play at the golf practice facility. Visitors can also enjoy a meal at one of the five dining areas.
The Entries and Results page at TampaBayDowns.com features racing entries and results for the track. Betters can view the most current race entries and results or an archive of results that dates back several months.
The Tampa Bay Downs website provides an entries and results service that allows users to select the results of individual races. The first, second and third horses are displayed along with the names of horses that also ran or were scratched from the race.
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