While the State Fair of Virginia has ceased operations (as of March 7th at 5 PM (EDT), the 80th running of the Strawberry Hill Races will go an as planned at Colonial Downs Racetrack on Saturday June 2nd.

All aspects of the event, which had been announced earlier this year, will remain intact including tailgate opportunities, pricing, hours of operation and the number of pari-mutuel steeplechase and thoroughbred horse races being run.
All rail space and ticket purchases for the 2012 Strawberry Hill Races will now take place through Colonial Downs via the previoulsy announced timeline. Previous rail space holders can select new spaces through March 23rd, then sales of all remaining rail spaces will open to the public beginning April 2nd. General admission tickets, dining room and box seat sales will also begin on April 2nd. 
Event details and further updates will be available at and on the track’s facebook page. For more Strawberry Hill information, call Colonial Downs at 804-966-7223, ext. 1033.