Presque Isle Downs

8199 Perry Highway Erie, PA 16509 USA

Date Race Purse Age/Sex Dist
May 2018
Tom Ridge S $100,000 3yo, 6f
June 2018
Karl Boyes Memorial Northwestern PA S $100,000 3&up, 5.5f
July 2018
Leematt S R $100,000 3&up, 8f
Northern Fling S R $100,000 3&up, f/m 8f
August 2018
Malvern Rose S R $100,000 3yo, f 8f
Satin and Lace S $100,000 3&up, f/m 6f
September 2018
Mark McDermott S R $100,000 2yo, 6f
Presque Isle Mile S $200,000 3&up, 8f
Mrs. Henry D. Paxson Memorial S R $100,000 2yo, f 6f
Presque Isle Downs Masters S $400,000 3&up, f/m 6.5f
October 2018
Fitz Dixon Jr. Memorial S $100,000 2yo, 6.5f
H.B.P.A. Stakes $100,000 3&up, f/m 8.32f
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  • The paddock at Presque Isle Downs

    Churchill Downs to Purchase Presque Isle Downs

    Churchill Downs Incorporated has entered into two separate definitive purchase agreements to acquire Presque Isle Downs & Casino and Lady Luck Casino for total aggregate consideration of approximately $229.5 million, it was announced Feb. 28.

  • Into the Gray led at every pole to become the first winner for Graydar

    Into the Gray Brings Graydar First Winner

    Graydar, a son of Unbridled's Song and a winner of five of six races, including three graded stakes races, had his first winner as a stallion July 27 when Into the Gray led at every point in a one-mile maiden special weight at Presque Isle Downs.

  • Jockey Antonio Gallardo plans to ride at Santa Anita Park

    Jockey Gallardo to Try Southern California

    Jockey Antonio Gallardo, the current national leader in victories with 287 wins in 2016, will move his tack to Southern California at the completion of the Presque Isle Downs race meeting on Oct. 6.

  • Living The Life

    Living The Life Seeks Third PID Masters

    Living The Life, a four-time stakes winner and an earner of nearly $1 million, certainly has nothing to be ashamed of regarding her career, but it's hard not to wonder what could have been if she arrived in the U.S. a handful of years earlier.

  • Antonio Gallardo guides Chublicious to the winner's circle after a stakes win at Monmouth Park this year.

    Gallardo's 1,000th Win Comes at Presque Isle

    Jockey Antonio Gallardo, currently ranked second in wins this season among North American-based jockeys, secured the 1,000th victory of his career July 19 when he guided The Fazz Man to victory in the seventh race at Presque Isle Downs.

  • Decisive Moment won the 2014 Presque Isle Mile by a head.

    Decisive Moment Back in Presque Isle Mile

    While he has struggled since last year's front-running victory in the Presque Isle Mile, the connections of Decisive Moment hope a return to the Pennsylvania track helps the veteran runner in this year's edition.

  • Colt First Winner for Silver Mountain

    Young Indiana stallion Silver Mountain gained his first winner Aug. 23 when Big Silver Hoss drew off in early stretch and convincingly won the third race at Presque Isle Downs.

  • Presque Isle Horsemen Payments Delayed

    Horsemen owed $2.2 million in purses and owner rewards and an unknown amount from claiming transactions from the Presque Isle Downs meeting completed Sept. 25 are awaiting checks and looking for answers.

  • Living The Life wins the Presque Isle Downs Masters Stakes.

    Living The Life 'Masters' Stakes Debut

    All-weather sprint specialist Living The Life, a recent arrival from overseas, added a third straight win to her record Sept. 8 in taking the $400,000 Presque Isle Downs Masters Stakes (gr. II) at Presque Isle Downs.

  • Decisive Moment wins the Presque Isle Mile.

    Decisive Moment Swipes Presque Isle Mile

    Patience paid off for the connections of Decisive Moment when the 6-year-old son of With Distinction halted an 18-race losing streak with a 10-1 upset in $200,000 Presque Isle Downs Mile in Erie, Pa.

  • Viva Lad Steps Up for Presque Isle Mile

    Harry and Tom Meyerhoff's talented miler Viva Lad steps up to stakes company for the first time in the $200,000 Presque Isle Mile Stakes Sept. 7 at Presque Isle Downs.

  • First Reported Winner for Afleet Express

    Sire Afleet Express was represented by his first winner when Jiggin Witit cruised to a front-running 1 1/4-length victory in a maiden special weight race June 7 at Presque Isle Downs.

  • Groupie Doll won the 2012 Presque Isle Downs Masters Stakes.

    Masters Key to Groupie Doll's Campaign

    While Groupie Doll returned from a layup with a passable third in the Gardenia Stakes (gr. III) at Ellis Park, she'll have little margin for error in the $400,000 Presque Isle Downs Masters Stakes (gr. II) Sept. 9.