Places to Go, Horses to See
Maryland hosts a multitude of horse-related events throughout the year. Feature events – think Jim McKay Maryland Million Day, Maryland 5-Star at Fair Hill and Preakness – can be found at the top of the page, but the opportunities to experience all the Maryland horse industry has to offer don’t stop there.
Pick a category to highlight an area of interest or scroll through events chronologically if you are only in town for a short time; the Maryland horse world is your oyster!
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Women & Horses Speaker Panel
148th Preakness Stakes
Maryland Hunt Cup
2023 Maryland Thoroughbred Career Program
Grand National Steeplechase
Finding Eggs at Foxie G
38th Jim McKay Maryland Million Day
October 14, 2023
RT 198 & Racetrack Road | Laurel, MD 20725 VISIT SITESave the date! The 38th edition of Jim McKay Maryland Million Day will take place Saturday, October 14, 2023. Visit Laurel Park for "Maryland's Day at the Races" to experience live racing with Maryland bred and sired horses competing for over $1 million in purses and awards. With a variety of on-track entertainment between races and 'Ponies in the Paddock' children's area, there's something for the whole family to enjoy! LEARN MORE→
Cattail Chase Races
October 15, 2023 10:00 am
4389 Jennings Chapel Rd | Brookeville, MD VISIT SITECatch the action at this year's Cattail Chase Races! The 2023 event will include pony races, leadline races and timber races on top of plenty of tailgating opportunities. Gates open at 10am, first post 1pm. LEARN MORE → Tickets available Summer 2023!