June 30 & July 1, 2023

Post Time 12:25 pm

Summer Festival of Racing

This two-day annual event opens with the final card of the 92-day, 2022-2023 meeting, followed the next day by the start of the 2023-2024 season. It's an ideal way to kick off your Independence Day celebration.

July 1, 2023

In the Paddock Area at the Track

Tampa Bay Downs Presents Paddock Pitmasters BBQ Competition

Get ready for a sizzling summer event that will satisfy all your cravings! Tampa Bay Downs presents the Paddock Pitmasters BBQ Competition on Saturday, July 1st in the Paddock Area at the Track. Watch as BBQ pitmasters compete for top honors in four categories, while you indulge in mouth-watering BBQ and catch the live thoroughbred horse races.

Don't miss out on this one-of-a-kind event. Gates open at 11:00 am, post time is approximately 12:30 pm. Buy your tickets today!

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