142nd preakness stakes
The running of the 142nd annual Preakness Stakes.
Pimlico, Baltimore MD
May 20, 2017
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October 12, 2016
Tickets to The Pegasus World Cup Invitational Available Now
Hallandale Beach, Florida – October 13, 2016 – The Stronach Group announced today the first blocks of tickets to The Pegasus World Cup Invitational are now available. The Pegasus World Cup Invitational, the world’s richest thoroughbred race, will be contested on Saturday, January 28th, 2017 at The Stronach Group’s premier destination, Gulfstream Park in Hallandale Beach, Florida.
Be part of history and reserve your place now! Tickets for The Pegasus World Cup Invitational available for purchase online at www.pegasusworldcup.com. Tickets can also be purchased at Gulfstream Park, 11:00am-5:00pm EST on live-race days.
The inaugural running of this industry-leading thoroughbred invitational exemplifies The Stronach Group’s commitment to modernizing and elevating the sport of horse racing for the next generation of fans, while providing lucrative opportunities for thoroughbred owners.
Tickets are available for purchase now and range from $100 to $765+ USD per person. Venues offer something for everyone, from exciting views of the dash to the finish at the trackside bar, to luxurious VIP experiences and suites.
The innovative Pegasus World Cup Invitational is the first event of its kind in horse racing. Twelve stakeholders have each put up $1 million USD for a spot at the starting gate and will compete with the best horses in the world. The winner will earn a world-record $7 million USD.
The Pegasus World Cup Invitational will be broadcast live on NBC from 4:30pm- 6:00pm EST on Saturday, January 28th, 2017 and will be simulcast worldwide in partnership with Henry Birtles Associates.
Wagering on The Pegasus World Cup Invitational can be done at Xpressbet.com, the official wagering platform of The Pegasus World Cup Invitational.
Keep up with The Pegasus World Cup Invitational on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram @pegasusworldcup.
This is the future of horse racing. Watch. Wager. Witness.
Since 1939, Gulfstream Park has been one of the most important venues for horse racing in the country. Some of the world’s top thoroughbred contenders pass through Gulfstream Park with their eye on Triple Crown glory. Gulfstream Park is located at 901 South Federal Highway in Hallandale Beach, Florida, just two miles east of I-95 and is open seven days a week. Ideally located between Fort Lauderdale and Miami International Airports and just one mile from the Atlantic Ocean, this vast entertainment destination offers up countless things to do. In addition to thoroughbred racing, Gulfstream Park offers over 800 Vegas-style slot machines and South Florida’s finest poker room with over 20 live action tables. Please visit www.gulfstreampark.com for more.
The Stronach Group
The Stronach Group (TSG) is an industry leader in world-class horse racing, entertainment and pari-mutuel wagering technology. Within our portfolio of racing and gaming businesses, TSG holds some of the greatest brands in the industry including; Santa Anita Park, “The Great Race Place”; Pimlico Race Course, home of the legendary Preakness Stakes®; Gulfstream Park, one of Florida's newest entertainment destination centers featuring a casino and outdoor retail village; Laurel Park; Golden Gate Fields; and Portland Meadows; and also includes industry leading pari-mutuel technology subsidiaries AmTote and Xpressbet. For more on The Stronach Group, visit www.thestronachgroup.com.
For information on The Pegasus World Cup Invitational or The Stronach Group please contact:
Lauren Gnazzo, The Gnazzo Group
For information on Gulfstream Park please contact:
Dave Joseph, Vice President Communications