Attending the Preakness

Updated: June 4, 2008, 2:15 PM ET
By Jeremy Plonk | Special to ESPN SportsTravel

Date of Inception: 1873. Two years before the Kentucky Derby, Pimlico introduced its new three-year-old stakes race.

Racetrack: Pimlico Racecourse, in Baltimore, Md.

Racetrack Location: 6 miles north of the Inner Harbor downtown area

Address: 5201 Park Heights Ave., Baltimore, MD 21215

Official Web Site: http://www.preakness.com/

Race Dates: 2008: May 17 2009: May 16

Racetrack Info: Pimlico opened in 1870. The Victorian building was destroyed by fire in June 1966. A replica ...

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