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Opening Day After Party; “Win, Place, Show” Package; Racing Season Spa Specials; M’ulep Cocktail

DEL MAR, Calif. (June 22, 2016) – L’Auberge Del Mar, is an equine-friendly, major fan of the Del Mar Thoroughbred Club and its racing season. The resort is celebrating the excitement and thrills of Del Mar’s upcoming racing season by throwing one of SoCal’s hottest summer parties, its Opening Day After Party on July 15. Other race horse themed summer happenings at the resort include an amenity-packed “Win, Place, Show” Package, Racing Season Spa Specials and the newly created signature M’ulep Cocktail.


Live It Up at L’Auberge Del Mar’s Opening Day After Party, Friday, July 15

The only place to see and be seen after the race, L’Auberge Del Mar’s annual Opening Day After Party kicks off on Friday, July 15, once the ponies have completed their final laps. From 5 p.m. to midnight, horse racing fans can don their finest hats and bow ties to enjoy: a dance experience like no other with DJ FishFonics and DJ Gabe Vega on the pool deck; jockey-themed entertainment, including go-go dancers; California-inspired culinary stations with local treats such as foie gras with pickled strawberries, ABJ (almond butter and strawberry jam) and much more; and craft beer, featured liquors and cash bars. And, for the ultimate party, chic private cabanas (must be reserved) available on the resort’s Sunset and Pacific terraces – ensuring spectacular ocean views – or poolside, right in the middle of the party action.


Tickets are $229 per person plus tax up to July 14, and day-of party tickets on July 15 are $250 per person plus tax. To purchase tickets from the resort’s L’Petite Boutique online, visit Please call 800-245-9757 or 858-259-1515 for more information. Go to to sign up for L’News for more information.

Win, Place, Show Package Available During Summer Racing Season

L’Auberge Del Mar is offering a special package to honor 79 years of turf and surf horse racing at the Del Mar Thoroughbred Club available from Thursday, July 14 through Monday, September 5. The Win, Place, Show Package includes:

  • Plush accommodations for two
  • Signature M’ulep Cocktail for two
  • Complimentary transportation to and from the track
  • $150 Spa L’Auberge credit
  • Complimentary hotel parking

Package price starts at $474, excluding tax and gratuity

Racing Season Spa L’Auberge Specials

Available July 15 to September 5

At Spa L’Auberge, the goal is to help guests look and feel as beautiful and well cared for as a racing beauty, so three new spa treatments are being offered during the racing season.

  • Starting Gate Massage allows clients to get an early start and receive the Spa’s Signature Massage between 8 and 9 a.m. at a discounted price. 50 minutes: $125
  • Run Burgundy Foot Revival is designed to relieve tired, achy feet with a treatment using refreshing hot towels and a foot and calf massage. 30 minutes: $75
  • Winner’s Glow Hydrating Facial hydrates and nourishes the skin and is just the ticket after a long, sunny day at the races. 50 minutes: $135

For Spa L’Auberge appointments, call 858-793-6493.


M’ulep: A Winning Cocktail to be Enjoyed Before or After The Races

The M’ulep is a mixed breed cocktail, part Moscow Mule and part Mint Julep, which means double the pleasure. This signature thirst-quencher is created with tart lime, powerful ginger, refreshing mint and aged vodka – all making it delicious to the finish. To be enjoyed in The Living Room, Bleu Bar, and KITCHEN 1540.


Where:             L’Auberge Del Mar

                        1540 Camino Del Mar

                        Del Mar, CA 92014




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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