Monthly Archives: March 2021

Colonial Downs to Run 21 Race Dates in 2021; Tickets on Sale Monday March 15

General admission and parking are free! The best thoroughbred horses and trainers from around the country will run every Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday for seven weeks with a 1:45 pm post time. Premium tickets and full racing schedule are available at

Fans will welcomed trackside with free general admission.

Colonial Downs offers a… Continue reading

Stakes For Virginia-Bred, Sired & Virginia-Certified Horses Are Scheduled at Colonial Downs

A total of twelve stakes races worth a combined $1.2 million showcasing Virginia-bred, certified or sired horses will be carded at the upcoming seven-week summer thoroughbred racing season at Colonial Downs. The meet in New Kent will run from July 19 – September 1 with racing every Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday.

All 12 Breeder’s stakes will be on the Secretariat Turf Course.

Six $100,000 black-type stakes for Virginia-bred or Virginia-sired horses will take place, including five on the closing day… Continue reading