Tampa Bay Downs has been known to host some of the most well-known events since its opening in 1926! To name a few we could easily start with their American Thoroughbred races to hosting the largest golf expo in the Tampa Bay area. A venue with an amazing view that’s affordable? What more could you ask for! This February the momentum continues with four events you do not want to miss!

Bourbon & Barbecue - February 1

What better pair could anyone ask for? To kick off Tampa Bay Downs's first Saturday event of the month, the fun begins under the Trackside Picnic Pavilion tent from noon to 4:00  p.m. From 12:30-2:00 pm enjoy a full barbecue buffet, bourbon and cigars! Along with food the admission, racing program and a chance to spin the prize wheel are all included in the small fee of $39.95. This is definitely a barbecue lover's dream! 

Tampa Bay Downs Festival Preview Day - February 8

Enjoy a fun-filled day with some of the most well-known prestigious racehorses within the Tampa Bay area. Throughout the day, experience Grade III races including the $250,000 Sam F. Davis Stakes for Triple Crown candidates, $175,000 Lambholm South Endeavour Stakes and the $175,000 Tampa Bay Stakes. There is also the Suncoast Stakes for $150,000. Experience all of this first hand for only $10! Tickets are going fast so make sure you make your purchase today.

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Golfest 2020 - February 22 & 23

Take your love golf to the next level and experience Tampa Bay’s largest outdoor golf demo day and golf lifestyle expo. The admission price of $10 includes entrance to the event both Saturday and Sunday. You'll see the latest industry releases and golf courses and businesses from around the area. Enjoy the returning smash it, pitch it and sink it competitions; and if you’re feeling like an expert, enter the $500 hole-in-one contest from 80 yards! 

Seafood Festival - February 29 

Mouthwatering. Savory. Scrumptious. This best describes the upcoming 2020 Seafood Festival at Tampa Bay Downs. Living in Florida it’s practically a must to experience some of the best seafood the Tampa Bay area has to offer. From 12- 4 p.m. the admission price of $34.95 allows you the chance to enjoy seafood boils, shrimp, jambalaya and all of the fixin's. Plus, world-famous King’s Cake, wine and beer tastings, a racing program and a chance to strike big at the prize wheel!

For more news on the racing calendardining options, or frequently asked questions, contact Tampa Bay Downs at 813.855.4401 or toll-free at 866.TBDOWNS. They're located at 11225 Race Track Road in Tampa. More information can also be found on www.tampabaydowns.com

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