Del Mar Horse Races
Summer Concerts

When: July 17 - September 4, 2013
Where: The Seaside Stage
Del Mar Fairgrounds
2260 Jimmy Durante Blvd
Del Mar, CA (map)
Phone: (858) 755-1141
More info: Event website

Concert Highlights

The Del Mar Horse Races Summer Concert Series again includes 4 O’Clock Fridays, a free headliner concert following each Friday’s last race. On these days, the first race begins at 4 p.m. with an average crowd of 20,000 starting their weekends right by staying on for the free show. The event takes place at the Del Mar Fairgrounds, a short distance from Del Mar Village.


Del Mar Horse Races  Summer Concerts


All concerts will be held in a new venue, the Seaside Stage. The improved venue offers better sight lines, the Pacific Ocean as a backdrop and better access to concert-goer services and amenities.


The concert is free with track admission. Following the last race, concert prices are $20. No reserved seats, standing room only so get here early. Concert starts after the races.

2012 Concert Schedule

(2013 Schedule forthcoming)

7/20: Wavves
7/27: Dashboard Confessional
7/29: Tucanes De Tijuana
8/3: Steel Pulse
8/4: Cake
8/10: The Offspring
8/17: Michael Franti & Spearhead
8/18: Ben Harper
8/24: Jimmy Cliff
8/31: Ozomatli
9/5: Party in the Paddock w/ TBD