WELCOME TO THE VIRGINIA THOROUGHBRED ASSOCIATION
The purpose of the Virginia Thoroughbred Association (VTA) is to promote the Thoroughbred horse in the Commonwealth and to serve as an advocate for its contributions to the state's agribusiness economy, as well as to the racing and breeding industry.
  • The Virginia Horse Festival March 24th – 26th at The Meadow Event Park

    The Virginia Horse Festival will be held Friday March 24th through Sunday March 26th at the Meadow Event Park in Doswell. The Horse Festival is an all breed trade show and features a celebration of Secretariat’s Birthday. There will be engaging and educational clinics, demonstrations and seminars given by the …Read More »
  • Racing Commission Meeting Scheduled For March 7th

    The next scheduled Virginia Racing Commission is scheduled for March, 7 2017 at 10:00 A.M.  It will be held at the State Corporation Commission Tyler Building, Courtroom A. The Tyler Building is located at 1300 East Main Street, Richmond, VA. 23219.Read More »
  • PEGASUS CUP HIGHLIGHTS GRAND OPENING AT PONIES AND PINTS OTB

    Come catch California Chrome as he makes his final start in the Pegasus Cup at Gulfstream Park on Saturday. Wager on the richest race in the world while enjoying the grand opening of our newest OTB,  Ponies and Pints at 110 N. 18th Street in Richmond or catch the action …Read More »
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Virginia Breeders Fund

The Virginia Breeders Fund
is a financial incentive program
to encourage
Thoroughbred Breeding
in the Commonwealth.