Maryland’s rich equestrian tradition is in the limelight. Pimlico Race Course in Baltimore hosts Preakness Stakes
– the middle jewel of Thoroughbred racing’s Triple Crown – the third Saturday in May. Two steeplechase events in May reflect another aspect of Maryland’s racing tradition: Howard County/Iron Bridge
and Potomac Hunt Races
. Bowie Heritage Day
, also in May, is a celebration of a community steeped in Maryland racing history.
Three-day tours of Maryland's greatest treasures.