From 5 p.m. to midnight, race fans will don their pony party attire to celebrate Del Mar’s important day at the incomparable Opening Day After Party that takes over L’Auberge Del Mar resort. Southern California DJ FishFonics and DJ Gabe Vega will perform, along with other live entertainment. Party foods from Chef Nathan Lingle will include Chicken Verde Carnitas, Cavatelli with Summer Ragu, Gemelli with Wild Mushroom Cream and a Beef Short Rib entree. Seasonal salads and sinful desserts such as Bourbon Vanilla Cheesecake and Butter-Rum Blondies round out the offerings, along with craft beer, featured liquors and cash bars. This year’s signature cocktail “Off to the Races” features bourbon whiskey with ginger beer, honey and Memphis Barbeque Bitters. Tickets are $229 per person plus tax up to July 18, and day-of party tickets on July 19 are $250 per person plus tax. To purchase tickets from the resort’s L’Petite Boutique online, visit http://store.laubergedelmar.com/hotel-events. Please call 800-245-9757 or 858-259-1515 for more information.
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