Today’s Gulfstream Park Picks

Gambler Saloon
December 30, 2021
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This page contain expert Gulfstream Park picks. Our horse racing handicappers have analysed each race on today’s card and provide you with researched predictions and best odds. Feel free to copy our best bets, create your Pick 4, Pick 5, Pick 6 tickets or build parlays, doubles and trebles.

Today's Gulfstream Park Picks
12/31/2021 - 12:30 PM Usa Est

Read below our free Gulfstream Park picks on each race scheduled today, researched and selected by our horse racing handicapping team. You can find here all our horse racing picks.




Hero Tiger


Blame the Vets


Cielo d’Oro


Sorrel (IRE)


Awesome Family


Biz Biz Buzz


Miss Auramet

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Our expert racing tipsters post their Gulfstream Park free picks 12-16 hours before the start of the first race. Get the latest news, odds, race reports and betting advice from our experienced group of horse racing tipsters.

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Gulfstream Park Racetrack

Gulfstream Park was opened on Wednesday February 1, 1939 and introduced turf racing for the first time in 1959.

Today, Gulfstream Park Racing & Casino is a racetrack and county-approved “racino” in Hallandale Beach, Florida, in the USA. Located right next door to the Miami Dolphins’ stadium, Gulfstream Park West is within 20 minutes of Miami International Airport as well as Fort Lauderdale Airport.

Gulfstream Park race track features:

  • a 1 mile main racetrack with 1/4 and 7/8 chutes made of a 12″ sand and clay base with a 4.5″ sand and clay cushion
  • a 7/8 mile turf racecourse with a 1/4 chute made of Tifton Bermuda grass

Stream Gulfstream Live Racing On Mobile Devices & PCs

You’ll be able to watch live races from Gulfstream Park race track at TVG every day through your computer or mobile device (iOS or Android).

Register a new TVG account for free and you will have the opportunity to watch all the live action from Gulfstream Park, video replays of every race.

Gulfstream Park Main Races

Gulfstream Park is one of the most important venues for horse racing in America. Racing generally takes place between early April and the end of August with the popular Summit of Speed taking place in July.

Gulfstream Park is home to plenty of graded stakes (in alphabetical order) such as:

Grade I:

Florida Derby

Founded in 1952, the Florida Derby is Gulfstream Park’s premier event and is run over 1 ⅛ mile.

The prize pot is $1million for the event and down the years 20 horses who have won it have gone on to win one or more of the Triple Crown events. It’s always one to watch and has been dominated by hockey John R. Velazquez and trainer Todd Pletcher in recent years, both winning five times in the last decade.

Tiz the Law won the race in 2020, however, ridden by Manny Franco. 

Pegasus World Cup

New to the horse racing calendar is the Pegasus World Cup Invitational Stakes. It was first proposed in 2016 and added to the bill at Gulfstream Park in 2017.

Initially the biggest purse outside the Dubai World Cup, that has dropped more recently and is now worth $3million as opposed to an initial $12million.

2020’s event was won by Mucho Gusto, a Bob Baffert horse ridden by Irad Ortiz Jr.

Pegasus World Cup Turf

Run over the same weekend as the Invitational Stakes, the Pegasus World Cup Turf dates back to 1986, with a prize pot of $1million.

Zulu Alpha won the race in 2020, with Bricks and Mortar the year before. 

Grade II:

  • Davona Dale Stakes
  • Florida Derby
  • Forward Gal Stakes
  • Fountain of Youth Stakes
  • Lauderdale Stakes
  • Gulfstream Park Handicap
  • Gulfstream Park Oaks
  • Holy Bull Stakes
  • Gulfstream Park Sprint Championship
  • Honey Fox Stakes
  • Hutcheson Stakes
  • Inside Information Stakes
  • Mac Diarmida Handicap
  • Pan American Handicap
  • Pegasus World Cup
  • Pegasus World Cup Turf
  • Princess Rooney Handicap
  • Royal Delta Stakes
  • Smile Sprint Handicap
  • Swale Stakes

Grade III:

  • Appleton Handicap
  • Azalea Stakes
  • Canadian Turf Handicap
  • Carry Back Stakes
  • Dania Beach Stakes
  • Deputy Minister Handicap
  • Fred W. Hooper Stakes
  • Hal’s Hope Stakes
  • Herecomesthebride Stakes
  • Hurricane Bertie Handicap
  • Marshua’s River Stakes
  • Miami Mile Handicap
  • Old Hat Stakes
  • Orchid HandicapPalm Beach Stakes
  • Rampart Stakes
  • Skip Away Handicap
  • Sugar Swirl Handicap
  • Suwannee River Handicap
  • Sweetest Chant Stakes
  • Tropical Turf Handicap
  • L. McKnight Handicap

Furthermore, Gulfstream Park now hosts the Sunshine Millions. This series of races consists of the following:

  • Sunshine Millions Classic
  • S. Millions Turf Stakes
  • Sunshine Millions Distaff
  • S. Millions Filly & Mare Turf
  • Sunshine Millions Sprint

For all races we have our best Gulfstream Park Free Picks ready for you!

Where To Bet On Gulfstream Park Races

We work hard to provide you with the best Gulfstream Park selections and that also means the best odds. The best value odds can be found on this page, but you’ll find most sportsbooks from across the USA will have odds available to back. 

Brands in New Jersey, such as bet365 and 888sport have daily odds for Gulfstream horse racing picks, while across Pennsylvania, Iowa, and West Virginia you’ll find many more brands from Caesars to Sugar House

Head to our State of the Union page for all the best sportsbooks to back Gulfstream races today! 

Gulfstream Park F.A.Q.

Who is the owner of Gulfstream Park?

The Stronach Group owns the Gulfstream Park Racing & Casino. The 81-year-old, Frank Stronach is the founder.

Where is Gulfstream Park located?

Gulfstream Park is 15 miles far from Miami. Precisely, it is located at 901 South Federal Highway in Hallandale Beach, Florida (just two miles east of I-95).

What is the capacity of Gulfstream Park?

The track can seat 16,627 people. The track originally had a one-mile dirt oval and a 7-furlong turf oval prior to the 2005 renovation.

When does the live thoroughbred racing take place at Gulfstream Park?

Live thoroughbred racing takes place at Gulfstream Park from Wednesday through Sunday each week, with holiday exceptions. Post times are Wednesday – Friday at 1 pm, Sat at 12 pm, and Sun at 12:35 pm.

Does Gulfstream Park have a Casino?

In addition to thoroughbred racing, Gulfstream Park offers over 800 Vegas-style slot machines and South Florida’s finest poker room with over 20 live-action tables.

Is there racing at Gulfstream Park today?

Gulfstream usually host racing meets from Thursday to Sunday. If there’s live thoroughbred racing today, you’ll find our updated picks on this very page.

Can I bet on Pick 6 at Gulfstream Park?

Gulfstream Park generally features monster Rainbow Pick 6 jackpots. It’s going to require a lot of luck and an upset or two to hit, though. You must pick the winner in each of the 6 selected races. The carryover jackpot is only paid out when there is a single unique ticket sold with all six winners. Of course, you can use our Gulfstream racing picks to increase the chance of winning the jackpot.

How to bet on Gulfstream Park horse races?

You can bet on Gufstream racing both at the racetrack and online. Several betting markets are available on each race. You can learn how to bet on horse racing here.

Which US online bookmaker is taking bets on Gulfstream Park?

Many online racebooks are offering odds on Gulfstream horse racing. The most important are TVG, BetAmerica, TwinSpires and FanDuel racing. Please verify if these betting operators are available in the state where you are located.

How do I get a free bet to bet on Gulfstream today?

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