Hours of Operation
Open 24 Hours a Day. Closed Easter Sunday and Christmas Day.
Delaware Park will be closing at midnight on Wednesday, December 24th and will be re-opening at 6:00am on Friday, December 26th.
Minimum Age Restrictions
Players must be at least 18 years of age to wager on horse racing; Players must be at least 21 years of age to place a sports bet; Players must be at least 21 years of age to wager on the Slots or Table Games.
No one under the age of 21 is permitted in the Casino. There are currently no age restrictions to enter the Race and Sports Books & Grove areas, however all children (under the age of 18) must be accompanied by an adult at all times.
Security at Delaware Park
Delaware Park takes your security very seriously. We do not tolerate inappropriate behavior that could in any way jeopardize the safety of our guests and team members.
We continuously monitor our facility and adjacent parking lots and work closely with the Delaware State Police and Delaware Division of Gaming Enforcement to ensure a safe and secure environment.
Security escorts are available both to and from our parking lots at any time by calling Delaware Park at 994-2521 Ext 7450 or by asking any Delaware Park Security Officer.
The First Aid center is open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Located next to the Security Office, first level grandstand, just outside the Kirkwood Highway doors. Emergency Medical Technicians (EMT) are on staff during all operating hours.
White Clay Creek Country Club and the Casino at Delaware Park gift cards are the perfect choice for everyone on your shopping list.
Redeemable for food at any of our food and beverage outlets or At the Rail Wine Bar & Grille, as well as green fees, golf lessons and the latest in golf merchandise at White Clay Creek Country Club.
To purchase, just stop by the Casino gift cart, At the Rail Wine Bar & Grille or the Pro Shop. You may also call (302)994-2521 extension 7279 or 7239.
Slot Tickets are available and can be handled directly by the Guest. Guest deposits cash into any Slot Machine. Guest immediately pushes CASH OUT button and is issued a Slot Ticket. The Slot Ticket is equivalent to a Gift Card in that it can now be inserted in to any Slot Machine and used just like cash.
Expiration: Slot Tickets expire one year from date of issuance.
Gift Mutuel Track Vouchers
Can be purchased from any track teller. A Track Voucher is equivalent to a Gift Card in that it can be inserted in any self-service mutuel machine and used just as cash to make a wager. Track Vouchers may also be presented to any track teller and used to wager or exchanged for cash value. Voucher Redemption – Track Vouchers may be redeemed during normal track operating hours, general between 12:30 PM and 11:30 PM. Expiration – Vouchers are good for one year from date of issuance.
Group Party Packages
Available for almost any sized group featuring everything from gourmet dining to picnics in the park. Please call (302) 994-2521 ext. 7215 or (800) 351-7275 or e-mail us to plan your group outing at Delaware Park.
Lost and Found
Is located in the Security Office.
Delaware Park is a Non Smoking facility. Delaware Park has set aside conveniently located areas where smoking will be permitted.
1-800-41-SLOTS. Listen for prompts.
Grandstand Seating Reservations
Contact patron services (302) 994-2521 ext. 7273.
Delaware Park’s host hotel is the Christiana Hilton. For hotel reservations and to obtain a special discounted Delaware Park rate call 1-800-348-3133. To view a listing of hotels in the area please click here.
Are available upon request. Patrons must stop by the Player’s Club and present valid identification. Online Win/Loss statements are currently unavailable.
The request can also be made by clicking here and downloading a win/loss request form. The form can be mailed or faxed to Delaware Park. The fax number is 302-993-8977.
Fairplay Train Station.
Fair Play Train Station is located at Churchman’s Crossing. There is a rail and bus complex on the grounds at Delaware Park. It is called Fairplay Station or Churchman’s Crossing Station. It is operated by SEPTA and by DART.
To visit Delaware Park by train:
The station is serviced by the R2 SEPTA train that runs between Newark and Elm Street Norristown, PA five days a week.
Between 6:28 AM and 7:21 PM there are ten trains that operate from Newark to Norristown.
Between 6:17 AM and 6:47 PM there are nine trains that run from Norristown to Newark.
Each train makes 22 intermediate stops on the R2 line including North Broad Street and 30th Street Philadelphia, Darby, Chester, Claymont and Wilmington.
There are two ways to get to the Racetrack/Casino from the train station:
The SEPTA booth by the stairs to the station is manned from approximately 6:15 AM to 7:30 PM. The Security Officer on duty at the booth will call Valet Parking at Delaware Park and the shuttle bus will be dispatched to pick up patrons.
Or patrons may wait for selected Route 5 buses which, for a toll, will take them to the Park.
Connections to other commuter and rail trains that operate in Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Delaware can be made at Wilmington or at the 30th Street Station in Philadelphia. The phone number for ticket information is (215) 580-7800 or call (800/302) 652-DART. SEPTA’s web site is www.septa.org.
No trains arrive at Delaware Park on Saturday or Sunday.
Traditions Boutique – Delaware Park’s combination retail outlet.
Player Rewards Club
FREE membership. Earn valuable comps, redeemable for Food & non-alcoholic Beverage, Gift Shop, Traditions Boutique, Programs, Racebook and Valet Parking.