Monmouth Park Racetrack, Oceanport

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Monmouth Park Racetrack is an American race track for thoroughbred horse racing in Oceanport, New Jersey, United States. It is owned by the New Jersey Sports and Exposition Authority and is operated under a five-year lease as a partnership with Darby Development, LLC.
Monmouth Park's marquee event is the Haskell Invitational, named after Amory L. Haskell. The Haskell was first run in 1968 as a handicap, but was made into an Invitational Handicap in 1981. It is now a 1⅛-mile test for three-year-olds run in late July. Monmouth Park also now showcases the Jersey Derby originally run at Garden State Park until its closure in 2001. The racetrack's season spans from early May to Labor Day in early September.

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  • This used to be a fun place, but now not at all. Feature races you have to pay big bucks for parking, food and if you just want to place a bet, you still have to pay because betting is limited the.....  more »
  • Be very, very careful if you are bringing children to this place. Since the sports book opened, it is populated by thugs and gang members from Asbury and Neptune. Stay away from the first floor...  more »
  • Great family place. Perfect way to spend the day with friends or family.. you can bring your own food and drinks, and kill the day watching the races. Love going here.
  • Great place literally for the entire family. They had free activities for the kids. Tons of different food trucks. The races were fun and kept our attention. Nice shaded seating area and very clean bathrooms
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