The Grove at Delaware Park

2019 Live Racing Dates
The 2019 live racing season will open on Saturday, May 4th and close on Saturday, October 5th.  For the first three weeks of the meet, racing will be conducted on Saturdays, Mondays, and Wednesdays.  Thursdays will be added beginning on May 30th and continue through September 26th.  The Grade III Delaware Oaks is scheduled for Saturday, July 6th and the Grade II Delaware Handicap will be run on July 13th.

One of the best dining options for families is the outdoor picnic grove next to the clubhouse. Located in the most picturesque area of the park, you can bring your own picnic or take advantage of the seasonally-offered BBQ selections. The Grove also provides a premium spot for viewing the horses in the landscaped Paddock, as well as the racetrack. Mutuel tellers and restrooms are conveniently located. This area, as well as the large white tent is available for private parties too.

For the safety of our Guests please note the following Property Rules

Permitted items

  • Grills (charcoal only)

  • Coolers (upon inspection)

  • Ice

  • Clear Bags

Not Permitted items

  • Backpacks/Duffel Bags

  • Outside Alcoholic Beverages

  • Noisemakers/Air Horns

  • Firearms/Knives/Other Weapons

  • Laser Lights/Pointers

  • Thermoses

  • Glass Containers

  • Fireworks

  • Pepper Spray/Mace

  • Gas Grills

Thank you for adhering to this policy