The Breeders’ Cup World Thoroughbred Championships isn’t just a two-day showcase of the top thoroughbred racehorses in training.
It has evolved to include a weeklong series of events that highlight the best of the host site’s offerings, and this year’s Breeders’ Cup Festival at Del Mar is the biggest one yet.
“We want to show people what makes San Diego unique and entertain them,” said Craig Dado, executive vice president and chief marketing officer of the Del Mar Thoroughbred Club.
About 25 events are planned in Del Mar and nearby locations, kicking off with Jake’s 35th Annual Beach Fun Run and Breeders’ Cup Breeze Presented by San Diego Surf Cup on Oct. 28. The...