Delaware Park Racetrack & Slots
777 Delaware Park Blvd.
Wilmington, DE 19804

 

Phone: 800-41-SLOTS

Email: programs@delawarepark.com

Email:
socialmedia@delawarepark.com

DETAILED DIRECTIONS PER LOCATION

MARYLAND & DC
Baltimore, MD / Bay Bridge, MD / Washington DC

From The Chesapeake Bay Bridge(North):

  • Take Route 301 North to Middletown (Approximately 40 minutes or 45 miles).
  • In Middletown take 299 East for approximately 1 1/2 miles to Route 1/Route 13.
  • Take Routes 1/13 North over the new Bridge over the Chesapeake and Delaware Canal at St. Georges (Approximately 10 Minutes or 10 Miles).
  • Follow Route 1 to the Christiana Mall area.
  • You are now on Delaware Route 1/Route 7 headed North. Continue directly ahead for approximately 1 1/2 miles or 5 traffic lights. (After approximately 3/4 of a mile the designation as Route 1 ends and the road becomes Route4/Route 7. It is the same road just different numbers.)
  • Turn left at the fifth traffic light. This is Delaware Park Boulevard. This road will bring you first to the Casino Entrance to Delaware Park.

NEW JERSEY
Camden, Trenton / South Jersey

From New Jersey/New York City (Southwest):

  • Take the New Jersey Turnpike or Route 295 Southwest. (From New York City to Exit 1 at the South end of the Jersey Turnpike is approximately 120 miles. To Delaware Park it is 130 miles or 2 1/2 hours.)
    Cross the Delaware Memorial Bridge (Twin Bridges).
  • Continue on 295 until it joins 495 and 95 Southwest of Wilmington. The combined roads then become 95 approximately 4 miles South of the Memorial Bridge.
  • Leave Interstate 95 at exit 4B Stanton.
  • You are now on Delaware Route 58 (Churchman's Road) headed West.
  • To get to Delaware Park you can turn right after the first light. (This is just beyond the DelTech campus.
  • You are now on Delaware Route 1/Route 7 headed North. Continue directly ahead for approximately 1 mile or 5 traffic lights. (After approximately 1/4 of a mile the designation as Route 1 ends and the road becomes Route4/Route 7.)
  • Turn left at the fifth traffic light. This is Delaware Park Boulevard.
  • This road will bring you first to the Casino Entrance to Delaware Park.

PENNSYLVANIA
Lancaster, PA / Philadelphia, PA / Reading, PA
West Chester, PA

From The Philadelphia Airport

  • Interstate 95 South to Interstate 495 South
  • Interstate 495 will connect again with Interstate 95 South of Wilmington
  • Continue South on Interstate 95 to Churchmans Road Exit 4B
  • Once off exit keep straight on Route 58 (through five lights).
  • At the 6th light (junction of Route 58 and Route 4) continue
    straight into Delaware Park entrance. This road will first bring you to the clubhouse entrance to Delaware Park.

From Philadelphia Southwest

  • Take Interstate 95 Southwest for approximately 45 to 50 minutes. (It is about 45 miles from Philadelphia to the highway exit for Delaware Park.)
  • Leave Interstate 95 at exit 4B (Stanton, Churchman's Road).
  • You are now on Delaware Route 58 (Churchman's Road) headed West.
  • To get to Delaware Park you may turn right after the first light.
  • You are now on Delaware Route 1/Route 7 headed North. Continue directly ahead for approximately 1 mile or 5 traffic lights. (After approximately 1/4 of a mile the designation as Route 1 ends and the road becomes Route4/Route 7.)
  • Turn left at the fifth traffic light. This is Delaware Park Boulevard.
  • This road will bring you first to the Casino Entrance to Delaware Park.

LOCAL INFO
Delaware, Local / Del Park Blvd. / Del Park Entrances
Fairplay Station / Train Information / Bus Information

Entrances to Delaware Park:

There are three entrances to Delaware Park:

  1. The Kirkwood Entrance is accessible from Kirkwood Highway (Route 2). There is no shuttle bus to the parking area and there is no valet parking. There is handicapped parking area but to reach the Casino or Racetrack you must walk through a tunnel under the railroad.
  2. There is an entrance at the junction of Routes 58 and 4 (Churchman's Road and Ogletown Road). This is the Southwest corner of Park grounds. It is across the street from Christiana Hospital. This entrance provides access to both the Clubhouse and the Casino but is closer to the Clubhouse. (Valet Parking is available $4.00). Shuttle buses run from the Parking Area to the Clubhouse.
  3. There is an entrance near the Junction of Route 4 and 7. This is the Northeast corner of Park grounds. This entrance provides access to both the Casino and the Clubhouse but is closest to the Casino. (Valet Parking is available $4.00). Shuttle buses run from the parking area to the Casino.

General FAQ

I would like to bring a bus group to Delaware Park. Who do I need to contact to set up a trip for a bus group?
If you are interested in coordinating a trip for a bus group at Delaware Park please contact Carmen Messina at Casino Sales at 1-800-355-7636.

Where can I find a place to stay overnight near Delaware Park?
There are many wonderful places to stay within the vicinity of Delaware Park. Click here to get Local Area Hotel information. Many area hotels offer a special rate for Delaware Park visitors, so please be sure to inquire about this when making your reservation.

Do any area hotels offer shuttle service to Delaware Park?
Yes, the Christiana Hilton offers its guests shuttle service to and from the Hotel to Delaware Park. You may reach them by calling (302) 454-1500 or click here to visit their website.

For a list of Local Area Hotels click here.

What are the details of your golf course?
White Clay Creek Country Club is an 18-hole championship course. Membership in our fabulous Player Rewards Club is required to be eligible to play– this is at no cost to you. More specifics can be found at www.whiteclaycreekgolfcourse.com.

Can I get a gift certificate for Delaware Park?
Delaware Park offers many gift-giving options, as detailed below.
White Clay Creek Country Club gift cards can be purchased in the Clubhouse gift shop. These can be used for Pro Shop purchase, green fees, or golf lessons.

Food and Beverage gift certificates can be obtained from the Gift Cart, located at the valet entrance to the Slots area. Currently, guests may also call the department for one to be mailed (302-994-2521 x 7279 or 7239).

For a SLOT CASH ticket, simply go to any slot machine and deposit the desired amount of cash, and then press the “CASH OUT BUTTON”. A slot machine voucher will print. Go to any cashier window to receive a “JACKET” to insert your “SLOT CASH” ticket. The recipient of your gift just inserts the cash ticket into any slot machine and begins playing.

For a MUTUEL BETTING voucher, please stop by any Mutuel window. They will be happy to assist you.

What trains/buses run to Delaware Park?
Fairplay Station is located on Delaware Park property and receives
Amtrak ) rail service. DART buses serving New Castle County, do have a line that stops at Delaware Park. Schedules can be viewed by clicking on the appropriate link under “Local Info” on our Directions Page.

Do you allow smoking at Delaware Park?
Under State law, smoking is prohibited in any indoor facility. We do offer, however, comfortable areas outside the Slots parlor, where smoking is permitted.

Are there any pet-friendly hotels or kennels nearby?
Christiana Hilton Hotel – (302) 454-1500 www.hiltonchristiana.com/
VCA Kirkwood Animal Hospital- (302) 738-1738
Playtime Doggie Daycare- (302) 368-3100 / www.playtimedoggiedaycare.com
Patriot’s Shaggy Shack- (302) 894-9101
Canine Creations- (302) 366-1119
Animal Veterinary Center- (302) 322-6488 / www.animalvetcenter.com

Do you have wheelchairs available for use at the facility?
Yes, wheelchairs are available on a first-come, first-served basis. These can be signed-out from the Slots or Racetrack Valet.

Is your facility handicapped-accessible?
Yes. There are plenty of handicapped parking spots located by the Slots Valet. We also offer free valet parking at both valet areas for physically-challenged patrons.

What are your age restrictions?
Slot Floor:
No one under the age of 21 is permitted on the Slot floor. The legal age to wager on Slots is 21 years of age or older.

Race and Sports Book & Grove areas:
There are no age restrictions to enter the Race and Sports Book & Grove areas, however all children (under the age of 18) must be accompanied by an adult at all times.

The legal age to wagering on horse racing is 18 years of age or older.

The legal age to place a sports bet is 21 years or older.

Age requirements are strictly enforced and we appreciate your adherence to these policies.

How can I apply for employment at Delaware Park?
Available positions can be viewed by clicking here.Applications are available at HR @ the Park, 777 Delaware Park Blvd., Wilmington, DE 19804. The office is open Monday through Friday from 9:00am-5:00pm. Telephone: 1-302-994-2521 ext 7158; 1-800-41 SLOTS; Fax; 302-993-8976. E-mail hr@delawarepark.com.

How can I get more information on Delaware Park?
If you do not find the information you are seeking on our website, please email us at programs@delawarepark.com. We will be sure to respond in a timely manner.

Do you have a gift shop?
Our upscale boutique, Traditions, is conveniently located on the first floor of the Slots parlor. You may use your accumulated Player Rewards points to shop for name brand electronics, apparel, and gift items. Additionally, gift carts are located throughout the facility, offering various horse and slot memorabilia.

What am I allowed to bring into the Grove area?
For your enjoyment, picnic baskets, coolers, and charcoal grills are permitted in this outdoor area. Propane grills, glass and alcohol are prohibited from Delaware Park property. For your safety, as well as ours, all coolers and bags are subject to search upon entrance. For more information about The Grove click here.

Can I buy Delaware Park merchandise online?
No, items may be purchased at our Gift Carts: in the Slots Lobby and 1st Floor Clubhouse (during live racing).

Is there a dress code for any of your areas?
Only those patrons in proper attire will be admitted to At the Rail Wine Bar & Grille, located in the White Clay Creek Country Club. We request no jeans or denim, no cut-off shorts, or tee shirts of any kind. This is strictly enforced.

Do you offer entertainment, such as live music?
Yes, on Fridays and Saturdays, we host various live bands beginning at 9:00 p.m. at the HOPS Stage, on first floor Slots. The current schedule can be found by clicking here.

Can I bring my pet to Delaware Park (in the Grove)?
For the safety and overall enjoyment of our guests, pets are prohibited from our property.

What are your parking & admission fees?
General parking and admission are FREE and complimentary shuttle service is provided from the parking areas to the Slots & racing Clubhouse. Valet parking is offered at our Slots and Racetrack entrances for $4.

Does Delaware Park give ‘comp’ drinks to its players?
State law prohibits us from providing complimentary alcohol, but we do offer free soft drinks and coffee.

Can I buy Delaware Lottery Tickets at Delaware Park?
Our Gift Cart in the Slots lobby does sell Delaware Lottery tickets. Per Delaware Lottery rules, tickets can be purchased anytime the Gift Cart is open, with the exception of specific game days. Lotto can be purchased until 7:15 p.m. on gaming days (Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays) for the 7:57 p.m. drawing and Powerball can be purchased up to 9:45 p.m. on gaming days (Wednesdays and Saturdays) for the 10:59 p.m. drawing.

Can I distribute or post flyers for my organization or business at Delaware Park?
No, we respect our guests’ privacy and confidentiality. For this reason, we adhere to a strict ‘No Solicitation’ policy which is strictly enforced.

Who can I contact about performing on HOPS Stage at Delaware Park?

If you are interested in performing on Delaware Park’s HOPS Stage, written requests and/or website addresses will be accepted by contacting Center Stage Entertainment, Inc. All requests will be reviewed within 30 days.

To send a demo CD, mail to:
Center Stage Entertainment, Inc.
902 W. Laurel Road
Lindenwold, NJ 08021
Attn: Alex Glover

E-mail Alex Glover at ag@centerstageent.com