horse racing

Colonial Downs
December 13, 2018 - 2:15 pm
Richmond, VA – Colonial Downs Group is announcing licensing by the Virginia Racing Commission to return live racing to the Commonwealth along with approval to open a 600-unit historic horse racing (HHR) operation in New Kent County. “Rosie’s” at Colonial Downs anticipates opening in mid-April,...
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(Dreamstime)
July 13, 2018 - 12:57 pm
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia may allow 3,000 new slots-like betting machines at a horse race track and off-track betting parlors around the state. The Richmond Times-Dispatch reports that the Virginia Racing Commission recently published draft regulations. The machines let people bet on past horse...
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April 25, 2018 - 5:24 pm
NEW KENT COUNTY, Va. - Revolutionary Racing, together with partner Peninsula Pacific, today officially closed on the purchase of Colonial Downs, Virginia’s only thoroughbred racing venue. The racetrack was purchased from its developer and long-time owner, Jacobs Entertainment, Inc. The purchase...
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