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How and where to watch the Belmont Stakes on TV and via live online stream

Three Saturdays after the Preakness means the last leg of the Triple Crown returns to Belmont Park. Here’s how to watch the Test of the Champion, as well as all the action and partying from Elmont, New York.

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Essential Quality gallops during morning workouts prior to the 153rd running of the Belmont Stakes at Belmont Park on June 03, 2021 in Elmont, New York. Photo by Sarah Stier/Getty Images

The third and final leg of the Triple Crown is live from Belmont Park Saturday, June 5ht, as eight three-year-old horses compete for the $1.5 million Grade 1 Belmont Stakes.

Belmont Day racing will be broadcast from 3:00 to 4:00 p.m. ET on NBCSN, and then switch over to network NBC from 4:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. The Belmont Stakes is the 11th of 13 races on the day, and gets underway at 6:49 p.m. ET according to the listed post time. Live coverage is also available on as well as the NBC Sports app. Peacock will offer a replay of the race.

Attendance will be limited to between 11,000 and 12,000 fans, and all tickets have been sold.

You can also livestream the event on NBCSN’s website if you have a cable or streaming service login. If you don’t have a cable login to access NBC Sports Network, you can get a free trial from YouTube TV, Hulu with Live TV, AT&T TV Now, FuboTV, or Sling TV to stream it.

Here are the post positions and morning line odds for the 153rd Belmont Stakes:

1. Bourbonic, 15-1
2. Essential Quality, 2-1
3. Rombauer, 3-1
4. Hot Rod Charlie, 7-2
5. France Go de Ina, 30-1
6. Known Agenda, 6-1
7. Rock Your World, 9-2
8. Overtook, 20-1