Special Promotions

Surfside Race Place has ongoing promotions to make your wagering experience even better. Check this page frequently for news on giveaways, contests and much more! 


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March Madness Parlay Contest

$2000 in cash prizes!

 For the first time ever, Surfside will offer a chance for customers to parlay their knowledge of horse racing and basketball.
During the NCAA March Madness Tournament held on March 16, 17, 18, 19, 23, 24, 25, 26, Surfside customers will be able to enter once, each contest day.

For each of the eight contest days, a first place cash prize of $250 will be awarded, for a total prize money payout of $2,000!

Rules Week One March 16 - 19           Rules Week Two March 23 - 26



 $50 Progressive Giveaway


Surfside wants to recognize our customers’ loyalty.

Starting March 3, and every Friday, Saturday and Sunday, through May,
Surfside is offering an opportunity for one customer to place a minimum
$50 wager on a horse in the last race at Santa Anita.

To be eligible, any customer who scans their Diamond Club Card by 2pm will be automatically entered to hear their name announced at 2:30pm that same day.




 Kentucky Derby Day Viewing Party Del Mar style

The Kentucky Derby, The Preakness Stakes, The Belmont Stakes!

Be at Surfside for these three thrilling days! Buy your reserved tickets for the Saddle Club or the Theater at Surfside starting the first weekend of April. Don’t get shut out from your favorite location at Surfside to watch the Kentucky Derby, the most exciting “two minutes in sports” on May 6, The Preakness Stakes on May 20, and the Belmont Stakes on June 10.

 Gates open at 7:00am

First post at 7:30am

The Derby Race runs at 3:30pm

Arrive early for the best seats and enjoy breakfast at the Carving Stand

General admission $5

Diamond Club admission $2.50

Theater seats $5, admission sold separately

Saddle Club package$20 includes admission, a reserved seat, a racing program, a rose, and a commemorative Derby  glass.

Reservations begin on April 1st

For reservations and seats call 858-755-1167
Thursday -  Sundays 10am - 4:30pm

For Saddle Club                For Theater Seats
extension 1220                extension 1211

  Today’s Racing Digest


Only $5 starting Monday, December 26 and every Saturday! (value $11)

Explore the Digest – It’s like having your own private team of professional handicappers who highlight only the relevant information along with exclusive analysis giving you the inside information you need to uncover hidden value, discover overlooked contenders, and quickly identify false favorites.

Available in the Ticket Booth, Gift Shop and Saddle Club



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Premium Daily Racing Form

Thursdays in the Saddle Club!

(a $8.50 value)

Experience The Saddle Club

For $10 Includes: Single day Admission,

Official Program & Premium Daily Racing Form




Get your tickets to the Saddle Club716 Saddle Club giveaway

Scan your Diamond Club card
and  enter to win

Enter by 2:00pm Thursday–Sundays

for a chance to win!







Would you like to win $750,000?

...and title of Handicapper of the Year? LAS VEGAS SIGN

The first step is to qualify at Surfside:

April 7 - 9, 2017

July  14  - 16, 2017

December 29 - 31, 2017

Win big and have fun with these one-day, live money Tournaments.



Diamond Club CardSave $$$ with the Diamond Club Card

Save on admission, get free parking, earn rewards through wagering and participate in exclusive contests and promotions with the Surfside Race Place/Del Mar Thoroughbred Club Diamond Club card. Membership is free.



Digital Diamond ClubNew Digital Diamond Club card

Get your Diamond Club card on your phone

for easy access and scanning at Surfside and The Del Mar Racetrack.

No more lost cards and replacement fees as your card will always be with you.

Just sign up through the Diamond Club mobile app available on iTunes and Google Play.

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tz bingo

Support local charities, have fun & win big!  Free admission.

See www.DelMarBingo.com for the current schedule and for more information.





Australia RacingAustralian Thoroughbred Racing

Friday through Sunday nights

Bet the thoroughbreds from Down Under (a Pick 4 "quaddie" every night!).

Plus, quarter horse racing from Los Alamitos and harness racing from Cal Expo.

More information: AustralianRacing.com


Available at the Admission Booth, in the Gift Shop and in the Saddle Club

$2 BRIS Winner's Choice selection sheets

BRIS Winner's Choice selections sheets offer handicappers a quick summary of all the handicapping angles that will affect the outcome of any race. Novice handicappers can quickly determine the key contenders and more serious horseplayers can delve more deeply with the exclusive TSN data. www.brisnet.com



Buy your lottery tickets at Surfside!

Super Lotto Plus,Mega Millions, Power Ball, Fantasy 5, Daily Derby, Daily 3, Daily 4 and Hot Spot


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