Race DayThe Details of Jim McKay Maryland Million Day


Race Day Info

  • Owners & Trainers +

    Connections of horses entered on Jim McKay Maryland Million Day will receive:

    For additional Gala tickets, call 410-252-2100

    For Race Day Reservations, contact Phoebe Hayes at (301) 470-5454 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. The owner receives 4 complimentary lunches per entry. Trainer receives 2 complimentary lunches for the day.
  • Seating, Dining & Beyond! +

    Enjoy the best seats in the house at the trackside Club Tent
    Reserve a Trackside Club Table

    See Other Seating/Dining Options
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  • Free General Admission +

    Free General Admission to Laurel Park on Jim McKay Maryland Million Day!
    (Commemorative Hat with Purchase of Race Day Program - while supplies last)
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On Track Entertainment for the Entire Family!


Kids Korral

Plenty of free activities and fun for your kids all day on the apron, including stick horses, face painting, and more!


Entertainment Between Races

Never a dull moment with on-track demonstrations, entertainers, and trick riding, plus the official clydesdales of Jim McKay Maryland Million Day!


U.S. Pony Racing

Feel the fun-size thrill as these tiny ponies race down the homestretch!

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Hat Contest

Bringing a little extra fashion & fun to Maryland's Day at the Races!

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2019 Jim McKay Maryland Million Day Parking Map

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Maryland Million Village Ticket Holders - Trackside Club, VIP Tent, McKay Club, Trackside VIP

  • Contact the Maryland Million Office at (410) 252-2100

All Others - General Admission, Horsemen, Clubhouse Fest, etc.

  • Contact Laurel Park at (301) 725-0400

2019 schedule - First Post 12pm



Contact the Maryland Million office with specific questions (410) 252-2100

11:35 AM  National Anthem sung by Anthony Kearns accompanied by Marine Corps Color Guard
12:00 PM Race 1 -  Alzheimer's Association Maryland Million Distaff Starter
 After Race 1 Medium/Large Pony Flat Race
12:35 PM Race 2 - Fasig-Tipton Maryland Million Nursery
 After Race 2 Roman Riding - Rachel Jackson
1:10 PM Race 3 - Harford County Distaff
 After Race 3 Shetland/Small Pony Flat Race 
1:44 PM Race 4 - Sagamore Spirit Rye Whiskey Maryland Million Turf Starter
 After Race 4 MHIB Touch of Class Award presentation to Bobby Lillis, Suttler Post Clydesdales 
2:00 PM Registration for Hat Contest begins - 2nd Floor Clubhouse
2:18 PM Race 5 - Maryland Million Dirt Starter
 After Race 5 Suttler Post Clydesdales, Anthony Kearns sings God Bless America
2:30 PM Hat Contest Judging begins
2:53 PM Race 6 - Apple Ford Lincoln & Marama Farm Maryland Million Ladies
 After Race 6 Maryland Million Unsung Hero Award presentation to Heather Cellinesi 
3:25 PM Race 7 - Maryland Million Lassie
 After Race 7 Goshen Hounds Fox-Hunting Club
4:02 PM Race 8 - John Deere Turf
After Race 8  Maryland Million Hat Contest winners announced
4:34 PM Race 9 - Xpressbet Maryland Million Sprint  
5:06 PM Race 10 - Capital Bank Maryland Million Classic
5:38 PM Race 11 - Maryland Million Distaff Starter
6:10 PM Race 12 - Maiden Special Weight