Tampa Bay Downs is the only Thoroughbred race track on the West Coast of Florida, and is known as one of
Tampa Bay Downs added its 7/8th mile grass track, complete with a ¼ mile chute, in 1998, and has become one of the most popular turf courses in
Tampa Bay Downs is pleased to once again partner with Lambholm South for Cotillion Festival Day Presented by Lambholm South, Festival Preview Day Presented by Lambholm South and the Lambholm South Race of the Week!
Prior to the opening of Tampa Bay Downs's 85th racing season in December of 2010, the Tampa Bay Derby received a purse boost to $350,000 and a new Grade II status, cementing the race as a major stop on the Triple Crown trail.
Horseracing fans were treated to another great season of racing in the 2010-2011 Tampa Bay Downs meet, which included increases in attendance, handle and number of turf races run. With increased daily average purse money, a $2.5 million dollar stakes program, and year-round poker and golf, the Oldsmar oval is the one of the most action-packed things to do in
Simulcast is broadcast throughout the track mainly on new flat-screened plasma or LCD televisions on both live racing days and during the track's off-season. Join us for all the sporting excitement at Tampa Bay Downs! Gates open at 11:00 am and post time for the first race is 12:25 pm, unless otherwise noted.