SUMMER RACE DAYS SET FOR COLONIAL DOWNS

At its regular January monthly meeting the Virginia Racing Commission approved an eight week 40 race day schedule at Colonial Downs this summer. The meet begins on Memorial Day weekend, Saturday, May 29th, and runs through Wednesday, July 21st.

Racing is five days a week, Saturday through Wednesday. In a break from the past, Friday rather than Wednesday will be dark along with the usual no racing on Thursday. The weekday post time switches to 4 p.m. from the normal 5 p.m. slot. The weekend post stays at 1 p.m.

More details to follow…