INAUGURAL RUNNING OF THE DOGWOOD CLASSIC RACES AT COLONIAL DOWNS

From Colonial Downs:


Date: Saturday April 6

Details: A steeplechase racing & “on the track” tailgating event; vehicle railside tailgating spaces are on sale at dogwoodclassic.com. Tailigating will take place around the entire 1 1/4 mile main track and in an area outside the track’s first turn. Five steeplechase horse races will be held on the grass course beginning at 1:00 PM.

Hours: Tailgating areas open at 9 AM. Horse races begin at 1 PM

Tailgate rates: Between $250-$400 per vehicle; includes a reserved vehicle spot on the track and admission for all passengers. General parking passes are available for $175 & includes access to main parking lot & admission for all passengers. Promo discount available at facebook.com/DogwoodClassic


Directions: Colonial Downs is at I-64, at Exit 214 in New Kent.

For info: 804-966-7223, dogwoodclassic.com or colonialdowns.com.