DescriptionDel Mar's fairgrounds complex is home to Del Mar Thoroughbred Club, 2260 Jimmy Durante Blvd.; racing occurs from late July to mid-September and in November; phone (858) 755-1141. The Del Mar National Horse Show, which takes place from mid-April to early May, is held at the Del Mar Fairgrounds.
Note: Policies on admitting children to pari-mutuel facilities vary. Phone for specific information.
ShoppingEnjoy ocean views on the outdoor deck at Del Mar Plaza (1555 Camino Del Mar), a posh, three-level complex with a small collection of chic shops and restaurants.
Hot Air BallooningA Balloon Adventure by California Dreamin’