TVG Pacific Classic Stakes 2014 at Del Mar
TVG Pacific Classic Stakes 2014 at Del Mar: The TVG Pacific Stakes is set to take place at Del Mar Thoroughbred Club just north of San Diego on Sunday, August 24, 2014. The TVG Pacific Classic will anchor a stakes triple header, and the first race will have a post time of 1:00 PM PT. The TVG Pacific Classic is a “Win and You’re In” Breeders’ Cup Challenge race awarding it’s winner with an automatic entry into the Breeders’ Cup Classic starting gate on November 1, 2014 at Santa Anita Park.
What to do at Del Mar on TVG Pacific Classic Day…
There are quite a few other events that are taking place on TVG Pacific Classic Stakes day at Del Mar as well. There is a free t-shirt giveaway. A t-shirt will be given to each person with paid admission while supplies last. There will be a ladies option and a regular option. Del Mar will also offer their regular 45 minute Newcomer’s Seminar an hour before the first race to help track goers learn more about racing and to receive expert betting tips. Del Mar also hosts Family Weekends every weekend including pony rides, inflatable games, face painters, a magic show, and more. These activities are free, but for access to the pavilion adjacent to the Family Fun are, admission is $5.00 per adult and $1.00 per child.
The race track also features Daybreak at Del Mar where race goers can come early from 7:30 AM-9:30 AM and enjoy breakfast at the Clubhouse Terrace Restaurant and watch the morning workouts. A special highlight of the day is that there will be an international beer fest with over 100 craft brews including an international lineup including over 40 Belgian Wheats, Irish Reds, German Pilsners and more. The beer sampling will be held from noon-5:00 PM. The Beer Fest will be held in the Seaside Concert area. Admission to the Beer Fest is free with track admission of $6.00, however it costs $18 per person for five 7oz samples. You can pre purchase package tickets for $20, which include a race track Stretch Ru nadmission and Beer Fest wristband good for the five 7 oz. samples at seatadvisor.com. There will also be some gourmet food truck offerings and a DJ to enjoy.
What to wear to Del Mar on TVG Pacific Classic Day…
For all the fun happenings you will want to look stylish but also feel cool and relaxed. In the summertime nothing beats a seersucker fabric. Try a fun and light seersucker dress with yellow piping for extra detail. You can also try a classic shirt dress in a khaki seersucker. If you prefer separates try a seersucker navy pencil skirt. Pair your seersucker look with an ankle strap sandal in a neutral metallic like silver or copper. Pair your seersucker look with a hat that picks up on the stripe color of your seersucker print, like a great navy hat to pick up on the navy in the seersucker skirt and you will stay cool, fresh, and stylish for all the festivities on race day.
Who to bet on in the TVG Pacific Classic…
TVG Pacific Classic Stakes Post Positions & Odds
1 Frac Daddy 15-1
2 Irish Surf 8-1
3 Imperative 20-1
4 Ice Cream Truck 30-1
5 Game On Dude 3-1
6 You Know I Know 15-1
7 Majestic Harbor 9-2
8 Toast of New York 10-1
9 Clubhouse Ride 8-1
10 Mystery Train 20-1
11 Shared Belief 5-2