Keyword: Attendance records

  • Keeneland Crowd on Blue Grass Stakes Day

    Keeneland Sets Attendance, Handle Records

    Keeneland reported that attendance for Blue Grass Stakes Day, April 14, totaled 40,617, nearly 7,000 above its previous single-day record, and that all-sources wagering on the first 12-race card in history was also a record.

  • Colonial Finishes Wet but Successful 2004 Thoroughbred Meet

    Having added four additional days of racing to its lineup in 2004, Virginia's Colonial Downs this week posted all-time total attendance and handle records, and reported a rise in the average daily on-track handle. Track officials noted slight declines from prior years in average daily attendance and in out-of state wagering figures.