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What Time Does the 2024 Preakness Stakes Start? How to Watch

FanDuel Staff
FanDuel Staff
What Time Does the 2024 Preakness Stakes Start? How to Watch

Less than two weeks have passed since Mystik Dan claimed victory at the 2024 Kentucky Derby. Now, the spotlight shifts to the second leg of the Triple Crown—the 2024 Preakness Stakes in Baltimore.

For those eager to tune in, here's a guide to the time and channels for catching the 2024 Preakness Stakes.

How to Watch the Preakness Stakes

The 2024 Preakness Stakes will take place on Saturday, May 18, 2024 at Pimlico Race Course in Baltimore, Maryland. It will be the second-to-last race of an all-day event that includes over a dozen races. The post time for Preakness is approximately 6:50 p.m. ET.

Another major race, The Black-Eyed Susan, will take place the day before, on Friday, May 17th, at the same location.

Full Schedule

Friday, May 17, 2024 - Black-Eyed Susan Coverage

Saturday, May 18, 2024 - Preakness Coverage

  • All Day: FanDuel TV
  • 1:30 – 4:30 p.m. ET: CNBC & Peacock
  • 4:30 – 7:30 p.m. ET: NBC & Peacock
  • 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. ET: Spanish-language coverage, Universo & Telemundo

FanDuel TV Preakness Coverage

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