Enjoy Major Grade I Stakes Races…. EVERY SATURDAY IN AUGUST!
This is the time of year when every weekend includes lots of stakes races to watch & wager including multiple Grade I events! There are 15 Grade I stakes races to enjoy in August — fans can bet the action in Richmond at either the Ponies & Pints OTB downtown, or the Breakers Sports Grille OTB in the west end. Virginia residents can bet on line via TVG.com, XPressBet.com, TwinSpires.com and NYRABets.com. A complete simulcast schedule is available on www.virginiahorseracing.com
August 5 – $1.2 Million Whitney Handicap Day at Saratoga
-It’s also Hambletonian Day at The Meadowlands, West Virginia Derby Day at Mountaineer, & Virginia Day at Laurel
August 12 – Arlington Million Day at Arlington Park
-Bet two other Grade I’s at Arlington the same day — the Beverly D and Secretariat Stakes!
August 19 – $1 Million Pacific Classic Day at Del Mar
-It’s also Alabama Stakes (Gr. I) Day at Saratoga!
August 26 – $1.25 Million Travers Stakes Day at Saratoga
-Bet an amazing 6 Grade I stakes races on the Travers Day card at Saratoga!