Preakness Stakes 2014 events [Pictures]
Preakness 2014 is right around the corner, and Baltimore is gearing up for the races with special events throughout the city.
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May 17: 139th running of the Preakness Stakes( Karl Merton Ferron, Baltimore Sun photo )
The second jewel of the Triple Crown, the Preakness Stakes is part of a prestigious tradition. Thoroughbred horse racing enthusiasts gather from afar, as do crowds just looking to join in on the fun. Whether schmoozing in the grandstands or rocking out to live music in the infield, the Preakness is one of Maryland's biggest parties of the year.
• Event information: Preakness Stakes 2014 at Pimlico Race Course, May 17