Tampa Bay Downs Will Run Special Thursday Card Ahead Of Christmas Holiday – Horse Racing News

Tampa Bay Downs in Oldsmar, Fla.

Next week’s schedule at Tampa Bay Downs in Oldsmar, Fla., has a slightly different look to allow fans, track employees, and horsemen and horsewomen the chance to enjoy racing and spend quality holiday time with family and friends.

Thoroughbred racing at Tampa Bay Downs will be conducted Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday before the entire facility closes on Saturday, Dec. 25, Christmas Day. On Dec. 26, the Oldsmar oval will stage its first Sunday card of the season (see attached meeting schedule).

From that point forward, Tampa Bay Downs will race on a Wednesday-Friday-Saturday-Sunday schedule, with the exception of Easter Sunday, April 17.

Except for Christmas and Easter, the track is open every day for simulcast wagering, no-limits poker action and tournament play in The Silks Poker Room, and golf fun and instruction at The Downs Golf Practice Facility.