Del Mar has announced the lineup for its 2013 Summer Concert Series featuring the largest list of performers ever for the track’s 20th summer of musical presentations. Among the new acts during the seven-week season are Sammy Hagar, the Yeah Yeah Yeahs and two special Latin performances.
2013 Summer Concert Series dates and performers are as follows:
Friday, July 19 – The B-52s
Friday, July 26 – Fitz and the Tantrums
Saturday, July 27 – Sammy Hagar & The Wabos
Sunday, July 28 – Los Tucanes de Tijuana
Friday, Aug. 2 – Iration
Sunday, Aug. 4 – Larry Hernandez
Friday, Aug. 9 – Pinback
Friday, Aug. 16 – Steel Pulse
Saturday, Aug. 17 – Weezer
Friday, Aug. 23 – Yeah Yeah Yeahs
Friday, Aug. 30 – Special guest
Saturday, Aug. 31 – Reggae Fest featuring Ziggy Marley
Seaside Stage at the west end of the Grandstand every Friday and select Saturdays and Sundays. All concerts are FREE with racetrack admission purchased prior to the last race – an exceptional value as admission starts at just $3 for Diamond Club members (free to sign up) and $6 at regular admission price. Admission for concertgoers entering after the final race is $20.
The 2013 season at Del Mar will be chock full of events adding spice to the excitement of live Thoroughbred horse racing. In addition to top musical guests, Del Mar events include an all-new Del Mar Grill Fest (August 17), two Beer Fests (July 27 and August 31) and the fan-favorite Gourmet Food Truck Festival (August 3). Del Mar will once again offer Family Weekends, Free and Easy Wednesdays and many more events and activities on this year’s entertainment calendar.
Racing at Del Mar takes place Wednesday through Sunday with post time for the first race on most days at 2 p.m. On Fridays first post is at 4 p.m.
For more information, call 858-755-1141 or visit www.delmarscene.com. You can follow the Del Mar racetrack on Twitter @DelMarRacing or become a fan on Facebook at www.facebook.com/DelMarRaces.