The Del Mar Racetrack has bringing free music to where the surf meets the turf since 1944, and they have no intentions of bringing this to an end. This free Summer Concert Series has brought Race goers amazing artists including top performers such as Jack Johnson, Billy Idol and Weezer. There aren’t many other places you can go and see such quality shows from headlining acts for FREE!
Located at the west end of the Grandstand with the Pacific Ocean as a backdrop, the Seaside Stage hosts the concert acts and provides better access to concert-goer services and amenities. The summer concert series shows are held every Friday, select Saturdays and Sundays from July 18 through September 5. Del Mar’s concerts are FREE with racetrack admission purchased prior to the last race, an exceptional value as admission starts at just $3 for Diamond Club members (free to sign up) and $6 without Diamond Club membership. Admission for concert-goers entering after the final race is $20.
How could you pass up such an amazing deal? And don’t worry, the series is only half over and these last shows are sure to not disappoint! Here is a list of the upcoming concerts at the Del Mar Racetrack. Mark your calendars!
|Michael Franti & Spearhead
When: Friday, August 17th, 2012 at 7pm
Michael Franti & Spearhead perform at Del Mar on Friday, August 17th after the last race.
| Ben Harper
When: Saturday, August 18th, 2012 at 7pm
Ben Harper performs on Saturday, August 18th at Del Mar after the last race.
When: Friday, August 24th, 2012 at 7pm
Jimmy Cliff performs at Del Mar on Friday, August 24th after the last race.
When: Friday, August 31st, 2012 at 7pm
LA’s large Latin band brings the funk on Friday August 31st to Del Mar after the last race.
| REGGAE FESTIVAL FEATURING ZIGGY MARLEY PLUS BEER FEST
When: Saturday, September 1st, 2012 at 7pm
Reggae Fest on 9/1 featuring Ziggy Marley after the last race.