That's why the Del Mar Summer Concert Series is such an ideal partner. For the 10th summer in a row, Jack Daniel's will sponsor the acclaimed music series, bringing you the best bands alonside world-class thoroughbred racing.
Now in its 20th year, the Del Mar Summer Concert Series returns with its largest ever lineup in 2013, inluding A-List acts like The B-52s.
Even better? Each show will be free with racetrack admission-–an exceptional value as admission starts at just $3 for Diamond Club members (free to sign up) and $6 at regular admission price. Admission for concertgoers entering after the final race is just $20.
But of course the biggest question is: Who's playing? Check out the lineup below and start making your summer concert plans -- from local indie favorites like Pinback to renowned reggae outfit Steel Pulse, there's something for every music head out there.
- Friday, July 19 – The B-52s
- Friday, July 26 – Fitz and the Tantrums
- Saturday, July 27 – Sammy Hagar & The Wabos
- Friday, Aug. 2 – Iration
- Friday, Aug. 9 – Pinback
- Friday, Aug. 16 – Steel Pulse
- Saturday, Aug. 17 – Weezer
- Friday, Aug. 23 – Special guest
- Friday, Aug. 30 – Special guest
- Saturday, Aug. 31 – Reggae Fest featuring Ziggy Marley
But the action isn't only limited to summer jams. The 2013 season at Del Mar will be full of events adding spice to the excitement of live Thoroughbred horse racing. In addition to top bands, Del Mar events include an all-new Del Mar Grill Fest (August 17), two Beer Fests (July 27 and August 31) and the fan-favorite Gourmet Food Truck Festival (August 3). Del Mar will once again offer Family Weekends, Free and Easy Wednesdays and many more events and activities on this year’s entertainment calendar.
Racing at Del Mar takes place Wednesday through Sunday with post time for the first race on most days at 2 p.m. On Fridays first post is at 4 p.m. To learn more, visit Dmtc.com. And don't forget to stay on top of the Summer Concert Series by searching #JackLive for all the latest updates on Twitter.