Youbet.Com To Sponsor Preakness Shuttle Service
Updated: Wednesday, May 12, 2004 3:09 PM
Posted: Wednesday, May 12, 2004 3:09 PM
Youbet.com is providing shuttle service to and from the May 14 Preakness Stakes (gr. I) at Pimlico Race Course. The online wagering company is providing 10 coach buses to shuttle as many as 500 tourists from 16 hotels in and around Baltimore to the Preakness Stakes and back for this year's running of the second leg of the Triple Crown series.
On Preakness morning, guests at 16 various hotels located in downtown Baltimore, BWI, Hunt Valley and Pikesville/Owings Mills will be picked up and driven to the racetrack. An hour after the race ends, all passengers will be safely transported back to their hotels.
In addition to the 10 buses set for Preakness Day, Youbet will also provide 2 mini-coach Party Shuttles
Wednesday through Friday evenings from 9 p.m. till bar closing at 2:30 a.m. ferrying revelers back and forth from Baltimore hotels to the four downtown hotspot locations favored most by tourists looking to make the most of the Preakness party scene.
Those locations include Fells Point, Federal Hill, Harborplace and Power Plant Live.
Youbet.com cheerleaders will be on each bus and Party Shuttle with free Youbet.com baseball caps, T-Shirts and 60-day trial membership passes for everyone on board.
Any guest at a participating hotel can get a free ticket for the shuttle to the Preakness by signing up through the hotel concierge. No sign up or ticket is needed for the evening Party Shuttles.
The Party Shuttle will leave from the following hotels: Baltimore Marriott Waterfront; Renaissance Harborplace; Hyatt Regency Baltimore; Sheraton Inner Harbor; Marriott Inner Harbor; Holiday Inn Baltimore Inner Harbor; Wyndham Baltimore; Radisson Lord Baltimore; and Day's Inn Inner Harbor.
Shuttle service to the track will leave from the following hotels:Baltimore Marriott Waterfront; Renaissance Harborplace; Hyatt Regency Baltimore; Sheraton Inner Harbor; Marriott Inner Harbor; Holiday Inn Baltimore Inner Harbor; Wyndham Baltimore; Radisson Lord Baltimore; Day's Inn Inner Harbor; BWI Marriott; Marriott Courtyard BWI; Amerisuites BWI; Hilton Owings Mills; Hilton Pikesville; Marriott Hunt Valley; and Embassy Suites Hunt Valley.
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