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Colonial Downs to run 21 race dates in 2021

Live racing returns to Colonial Downs Racetrack in New Kent County in July, August and September, with premium tickets now on sale.

General admission and parking are free. Top thoroughbred horses and trainers from around the country will run every Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday for seven weeks from July 19 through Sept. 1. Post time each day will be 1:45 p.m. Premium tickets and full racing schedule are available at

Colonial Downs offers casual dining in the Jockey Club and upscale Turf Club dining, private suites for larger parties, outdoor clubhouse boxes, reserved grandstand seating and a hospitality tent trackside with concession fare open to everyone.

“As we enter our third year of racing, Colonial Downs looks forward to once again hosting top horses and horsemen from across the country with daily purses offered amongst the highest during the summer months,” said Jill Byrne, Vice President of Racing Operations at Colonial Downs Group. “The past year...

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