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Laurel Park

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Laurel, MD
+1 301-725-0400
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Seen better days...

First visit back to the area since the late 90's. There were about 1,000 patrons on a Beautiful... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Michael A
Raleigh, North Carolina
via mobile
Clean and safe

Scenery very comforting.Grounds are clean and I felt safe even though there was no police presence... read more

Reviewed 4 October 2017
Elgin, Texas
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Thoroughbred racing extends from October through March at the beautiful Laurel Park Race Track
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good33%
  • Average18%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“horses” (9 reviews)
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Laurel, MD
+1 301-725-0400
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First visit back to the area since the late 90's. There were about 1,000 patrons on a Beautiful fall Saturday afternoon. I'm guessing that the only reason this track remains open is to support the "at home" gambler. Horse racing in Maryland has lost its...More

Thank Michael A
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Scenery very comforting.Grounds are clean and I felt safe even though there was no police presence. Quiet area. Nice place to walk and/or picnic. Nicely maintained asphalt to walk or ride bike.

Thank idajeffers
Reviewed 22 May 2017

The fillies were out on black eye Susie Day (sounds bad, but no ladies called Susie got punched in the face). Their dresses were low cut and most had on push up brassieres. I couldn't concentrate on horse raciing as my eyes were wondering about....More

1  Thank U1874LBrichards
Reviewed 10 April 2017

If you like betting on horses, this is place to go in Maryland. Recent renovations have greatly enhanced the experience for customers. A great way to spend the day if you prefer horse racing action instead of casino gambling.

Thank gfuller666
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

This park is a gem. Always clean and lots of kids. My grandbabies love visiting grandpa and visiting the park together.

Thank aguayop
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

As mentioned before. The is delicious, but the services are very slow at times. The alcohol drinks are weak to say the least. We still dine there anyway.

Thank semperFidelis279
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

Just going to Laurel Park to watch the horses race is fun enough, without even betting! Lately they have made some incredible renovations inside as well as a new board in the middle of the track. The crowds are getting larger. The only thing they...More

Thank Sheldon H
Reviewed 6 February 2017

Laurel Park Racetrack is ideally situated just off the busy Baltimore Washington Parkway about 19 miles from each city. It is an important Maryland commuter community.Horse racing is conducted here year round. Whiskey Bottom road will direct traffic to the race course. Laurel Park is...More

1  Thank hiddenvacation
Reviewed 3 November 2016

You can watch live racing when they have it and or bet on a bunch of different tracks at the simulcasting areas. Food is decent depending on what you order. You can go for a short time or spend an extended amount of time depending...More

Thank Nihilator
Reviewed 4 July 2016

There is a paved walkway around the lake which is good for walking the year around. For the 4th the fireworks are set off in the lake the park slopes down to the lake making for a natural stadium view. Come early as there will...More

Thank Bruce L
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18 September 2017|
Response from gfuller666 | Reviewed this property |
Yes- - but only the male tellers .
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19 July 2017|
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Response from U1874LBrichards | Reviewed this property |
LP is similar to Fairgrounds with its long stretch and deep closers winning most races