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Celebrating Del Mar Racetrack’s Bing Crosby Season In Style with the Swinging 1930s

DEL MAR, Calif. – L’Auberge Del Mar, is hosting a swinging Fall Meet Opening Day After-Party on Thursday, October 29, from 5 p.m. to midnight. This second annual event pays tribute to the excitement and glamour of 1930’s Hollywood when crooner Bing Crosby founded Del Mar Racetrack with some of his celebrity buddies. Guests will enjoy a winning evening of dancing, cocktails, bites and live entertainment throughout the hotel’s Living Room, Sunset Terrace, outdoor Bleu Bar and at a pop-up speakeasy in the Sapphire Room. In addition, KITCHEN 1540 will offer a special prix fixe dinner which includes entrance to the party. “Where the turf meets the surf…take a plane, take a train, take a car”…

Details of the not-to-be-missed L’Auberge Del Mar Fall Meet Opening Day After-Party:

When: Thursday, October 29, 2015, from 5 p.m. to midnight

What: The Bing Crosby 1930’s themed party will take place at various venues on the iconic hotel’s first level, and guests are encouraged to dress in 1930’s garb.

The culinary team will be serving bites on its Sunset Terrace along with passed hors d’oeuvres and desserts; Bleu Bar, as well as a pop-up speakeasy in the Sapphire Room, will be creating signature cocktails and featuring the L’Auberge Del Mar’s special “Mule’p” – a riff on the classic Moscow Mule.

Live 1930’s swing and big band music will be performed in the Living Room. The hot band JP Hunten Music will swing the party from 5 to 9 p.m., and DJ Gabe Vega will bring the party vibe back to today from 9 p.m. to midnight.

And, along with its customary menu, KITCHEN 1540 will offer a special Opening Day Three-Course Prix Fixe Dinner for $129 per person, which includes complimentary admission to the big party (reservations are required by calling 858-793-6460).

How: Tickets for the Fall Meet Opening Day After-Party are $100 in advance through the hotel’s e-store at or $125 at the door. Party admission does not include cocktails or dinner at KITCHEN 1540. Reservations are required for KITCHEN 1540’s Opening Day Three-Course Prix-Fixe Dinner ($129 per person) by calling 858-793-6460.


About L’Auberge Del Mar

Located in the heart of the coastal Southern California village Del Mar, L'Auberge Del Mar overlooks the Pacific Ocean offering a resort experience reminiscent of a private seaside estate. This intimate hotel, presents 121 guest rooms and suites, refreshing dining options, a full service beach house-style 5,000-square-foot spa, a private path for easy beach access, tennis courts, a 24-hour fitness center and a peaceful pool area with leisure and whirl pools. An array of dining and drink selections includes the award-winning KITCHEN 1540, Coastline for waterfront al fresco dining, the lively poolside Bleu Bar for libations and nibbles and The Living Room Bar, a hub for socializing and people watching, serving handcrafted cocktails and tasty appetizers. For more information, please visit


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