Thoroughbred Aftercare Alliance Announced as Beneficiary of America’s Best Racing’s Pre-Preakness Party

LEXINGTON, KY — The Thoroughbred Aftercare Alliance has once again been named the beneficiary of Preakness’ most anticipated event: America’s Best Racing’s Pre-Preakness Party. The eighth annual Pre-Preakness Party is set to be held on Wednesday, May 17, at the Mt. Washington Tavern in Baltimore, Maryland.

Organized by America’s Best Racing, this party has become the most popular Preakness week event that is open to everyone. For just $25 each, tickets include secure access to the Sky Bar (2nd floor) at the Mt. Washington Tavern and the following:

  • One (1) complimentary drink ticket
  • Complimentary snack platters (wings, dips, veggie, cheeses)
  • Access to well-known horse racing personalities and handicapping experts
  • Networking opportunity among racing enthusiasts

In addition to an evening of networking, cocktails, and hors d’oeuvres, there will also be a silent auction that benefits the Thoroughbred Aftercare Alliance, an entertaining handicapping challenge with guest analysts, and more fun items to be announced.

“We are thrilled to be back for another year to kick off Preakness week with this exciting event,” said Dan Tordjman, manager, Business Development / Sponsorships, America’s Best Racing. “It is a great opportunity to celebrate the week of racing, as well as support an organization that does so much for these horses after their time on the track.”

“Thoroughbred Aftercare Alliance is grateful for the opportunity to be a part of this event, and we look forward to seeing fans and racing participants alike join us to commemorate the beginning of an exciting week,” said Stacie Clark-Rogers, operations consultant, Thoroughbred Aftercare Alliance.

Tickets are available online at:

 About the Thoroughbred Aftercare Alliance
Based in Lexington, KY, the Thoroughbred Aftercare Alliance is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit that accredits, inspects, and awards grants to approved aftercare organizations to retrain, retire, and rehome Thoroughbreds using industry-wide funding. Along with continued funding from its original partners Breeders’ Cup, The Jockey Club, and Keeneland Association, the Thoroughbred Aftercare Alliance is supported by owners, trainers, breeders, racetracks, aftercare professionals, and other industry members. Since inception in 2012, the Thoroughbred Aftercare Alliance has granted more than $28.1 million to accredited aftercare organizations. Currently 81 aftercare organizations comprised of approximately 180 facilities across North America have been granted accreditation. To learn more about the Thoroughbred Aftercare Alliance, visit

About America’s Best Racing
America’s Best Racing is a multimedia fan development and awareness-building platform, initiated by The Jockey Club, designed to increase the profile and visibility of North America’s best Thoroughbred racing events and is the online destination for all things related to the sport. Through expert content, human and equine interest features, award-winning video content, livestream, second-screen productions, and wide-reaching programs, America’s Best Racing introduces the love of horse racing to the next generation of fans, turning them into lifelong fans of the sport and lifestyle. For more information about “A Stake in Stardom” and the Road to the Triple Crown visit You can follow America’s Best Racing at as well as on social media platforms FacebookTwitterPinterestYouTubeInstagram, and TikTok.

Stacie Clark-Rogers

Emily Dresen