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    • Jun
    • 21

    SUMMER FESTIVAL OF RACING AND MUSIC AIMS TO HIT HIGH NOTES

    Two days of Thoroughbred action and concerts headlined by The Superstars featuring Ronnie D and the Soul Circus Cowboys -- plus high-spirited racing Corgis -- make the Oldsmar oval the place to kick off the long Independence Day weekend.
    • May
    • 07

    CENTENO TIES MANGANELLO’S MARK; GERALD BENNETT, RIDENJAC HONORED

    Familiar faces take home the hardware on the next-to-last day of the 2016-2017 meeting.
    • May
    • 06

    KENTUCKY DERBY DAY A FUN SUCCESS; GONZALEZ, CAMACHO EACH WIN 4

    Fourth-largest crowd in track history enjoys all the trappings leading to the world's greatest Thoroughbred race; Edwin Gonzalez, Samy Camacho don't leave much for other jocks.
    • May
    • 05

    LEONARD SECURES TRAINER OF MONTH HONOR; GATES OPEN AT 10 A.M.

    April hot streak leads to Tampa Bay Brewing Company recognition; four Tampa Bay Downs alums set to chase Kentucky Derby immortality.
    • May
    • 04

    CURE FOR FEVER: 3 DAYS OF RACING PLUS OAKS, DERBY SIMULCASTS

    Thoroughbred action Friday, Saturday and Sunday, plus simulcasts of Longines Kentucky Oaks and Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands, is what we've been waiting for...
    • Apr
    • 30

    NO ONE SEEMS TO KNOW WHERE THE TIME WENT; GARCIA WINS 3

    Trainers and jockeys prepare to bid a fond farewell to their Oldsmar fans; guys like Wilmer Garcia still have races to win.
    • Apr
    • 29

    CENTENO RIDES FOUR WINNERS, REACHES CENTURY MARK FOR MEETING

    Virtually assured of a record sixth Tampa Bay Downs riding title, veteran is also closing in on 2,500 North American victories.
    • Apr
    • 28

    ALWAYS DREAMING, TAPWRIT, STATE OF HONOR WORK; McCRAKEN GOES SUNDAY

    Horses with Oldsmar form hope to make noise on May 6 under Twin Spires; Hold On Smokey returns to winner's circle for Kielty; Art Sherman visits -- after nearly 60-year absence.
    • Apr
    • 28

    TRACK DONATES $50,000 TO OLDSMAR CARES TO HELP CITIZENS IN NEED

    Non-profit, volunteer organization will use money to construct a much-needed new building that will help further its mission.
    • Apr
    • 26

    GARCIA IS JOCKEY OF MONTH; CENTENO CONTINUES RELENTLESS MARCH

    Oldsmar newcomer puts finishing touches on a successful meeting by collecting Hampton Inn & Suites Jockey of Month honor; sixth title nears for Centeno.
    • Apr
    • 23

    RED-HOT PINK MAMA KEEPS GRATEFUL OWNER ON MOVE; CENTENO WINS 3

    4-year-old filly continues to improve for leading trainer Gerald Bennett and owner Juan Cacho Castro, who is also the conditioner's assistant; top jockey Daniel Centeno widens lead in standings.
    • Apr
    • 22

    LAUR NET SHOWS FIELD HER HEELS, FINDS NEW HOME FOR RECORD PRICE

    Loooch Racing Stables pays $62,500 for filly, then finishes 1-3 in $1.25-million Charles Town Classic; jockey Ronnie Allen, Jr., rides two winners, moves to 3,499 for career.
    • Apr
    • 21

    SLOW BEGINNING A DISTANT MEMORY FOR TRAINER OF MONTH MINIERI

    Recent 6-for-16 streak earns conditioner Tampa Bay Brewing Company honor; additional Pick-5 wager to begin with Saturday's first race.
    • Apr
    • 19

    CENTENO WIDENS LEAD IN STANDINGS BY RIDING THREE WINNERS

    Veteran reinsman moves closer to record sixth Oldsmar crown; Tampa Bay Downs to add Pick-5 on Saturday, beginning with the first race.
    • Apr
    • 15

    DREAM AROUND THE CLOCK: KENTUCKY DERBY FAST APPROACHING

    Always Dreaming, who broke his maiden at the Oldsmar oval on Jan. 25, sits atop all the major 3-year-old rankings after his recent Xpressbet Florida Derby romp; Tampa Bay Downs is closed Sunday for Easter.
    • Apr
    • 14

    FERRER IS JOCKEY OF MONTH; SIMULCAST ACTION FEATURES OLDSMAR ‘GRADS’

    Learning from Hall of Famers Cordero and Velasquez encourages Ferrer to "pay it forward," even as he continues to win at a healthy rate; Centeno, Gonzalez ride two winners each.
    • Apr
    • 12

    DE LA CRUZ WINS THREE, BUT FORCED TO TAKE OFF WITH SHOULDER INJURY

    Veteran rider aggravates injury incurred Friday while riding third successive winner; largest trifecta payout of meeting in eighth race, fueled by 77-1 shot Melora.
    • Apr
    • 09

    CENTENO AIMS FOR 6TH TITLE; MORALES TAKEN TO HOSPITAL WITH CONCUSSION

    Venezuela native not only leads jockey standings, he has the best winning percentage; Morales being evaluated at St. Joseph's; Allen now has 3,497 winners after two-win day.
    • Apr
    • 08

    SEVEN HORSES CHANGE HANDS THROUGH CLAIMS BOX ON ACTIVE SATURDAY

    The Tampa Bay Downs Claims Clerk, Brenda Jones, conducts a track-record 12-way shake after the third race; Daniel Centeno, Edwin Gonzalez each ride three winners.
    • Apr
    • 07

    BOWERSOCK TRAINER OF MONTH; FERRER WOWED BY AUGUSTA NATIONAL

    Former barrel racer earns Tampa Bay Brewing Company Trainer of Month honor; veteran jockey Jose Ferrer inspired by first-ever Masters visit, rides two winners.
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