Belmont Day On June 10th Features Six Grade I Stakes Races!

There may not be a horse going for the Triple Crown this year, but the Belmont Stakes is still sure to please. Racing fans will enjoy perhaps the best card of racing thus far of 2017 with an amazing ten stakes races, six of which are Grade I’s. Belmont has also created a three day racing festival from June 8-10, with five stakes on the 9th and three on the 8th.

Bet the action at either Richmond Off Track Betting Center — at Ponies & Pints downtown, or at Breakers Sports Grille in the west end. Virginia residents can also bet on line at,, and

Belmont Day – Saturday June 10 –   First Race – 11:35 AM with six Grade I Stakes! 

*$1.5 Million Belmont Stakes

*$1.2 Million Metropolitan Handicap

*$1 Million Manhattan Stakes

*$750,000 Ogden Phipps Stakes

*$700,000 Acorn Stakes

*$700,000 Just A Game Stakes


*$500,000 Woody Stephens Stakes (Gr. 2)

*$400,000 Brooklyn Invitational (Gr. 2)

*$300,000 Jaipur Invitational (Gr. 3)

Also at Belmont

*5 stakes races on Friday June 9 with advance  betting on Saturday’s card

*3 stakes races on Thursday June 8