2018 US Triple Crown Dates


The US Triple Crown is the biggest racing series in North America.

It includes the Kentucky Derby, Preakness Stakes and the Belmont Stakes.

We have the 2018 dates for each US Triple Crown race.

2018 Kentucky Derby date

The Kentucky Derby will be run on Sunday May 6, 2018.

It's the first leg of the Triple Crown and the Churchill Downs feature always includes a wide-open field of three-year-olds all looking to get one step closer to the ultimate target.

Check out our Kentucky Derby tips.

2018 Preakness Stakes date


The 2018 Preakness Stakes is run on Sunday May 20, 2018.

The Preakness Stakes is always a popular race as the Kentucky Derby winner attracts big attention with bookmakers.

Expect the Kentucky Derby winner to be at short odds to remain in line for the Triple Crown.

2018 Belmont Stakes date


The Belmont Stakes 2018 is run on Sunday June 10, 2018.

The final leg of the Triple Crown brings a new element to the three-year-old series with an increased distance.