Preakness Stakes Live TV Coverage

A TV audience of over 10 million is expected to watch the 142nd Preakness Stakes at Pimlico on May 19, 2018.

Many more races, including the Black-Eyed Susan for the nation’s top 3-year-old fillies on Friday, May 18, will also be carried live as the broadcaster also utilizes its NBC Sports Network channel (NBCSN). This year’s live TV coverage from Pimlico will also be offered online at NBC Sports and via the NBC Sports App, available on iOS and Android.

What Time is the 2018 Preakness Stakes?

NBC Sports will air coverage from Pimlico via NBCSN on Friday fro the Black-Eyed Susan Stakes from 3:00 pm to 5 p.m. ET. Coverage will resume on Saturday on NBCSN from 2:30 pm ET to 5:00 pm ET, before shifting to NBC from 5:00 pm ET to 7:15 pm ET. Post time for the Preakness Stakes is scheduled for approximately 6:20 pm ET.

TV & MEDIA SCHEDULE FOR 2018 Kentucky Derby

TBD16-MayPreakness Post Position DrawLive on Preakness Facebook page
3-5:00pm ET18-MayBlack-Eyed Susan StakesNBCSN
2:30-5:00pm ET19-MayPreakness Stakes Pre-Race CoverageNBCSN
5:00-7:15pm ET19-May143rd Preakness StakesNBC