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Race dates set for Grants Pass Downs 2006 season


April 25, 2006     E-mail this page to a friend!

“You Can Bet On A Winner!” is the theme this year for Oregon’s second largest horse racing meet beginning May 20 at Grants Pass Downs.

Sixteen days of live racing include racing every Saturday and Sunday, plus Memorial Day races on Monday, May 29, and ending with races on Tuesday, July 4.

Thoroughbred and Quarter Horses are expected to number of 400 this year at the beautiful track in Grants Pass, located at the Josephine County Fairgrounds.

Race dates are: May 20, 21, 27, 28, 29; June 3, 4, 10, 11, 17, 24, 25 and finishing up on July 1, 2, & 4. Post Times are 1:00 p.m. every day and free parking is provided.

Grants Pass Downs is presented by the Josephine County Fair Board, Southern Oregon Horse Racing Association, the Oregon Horsemen’s Benevolent and Protective Association, and the Oregon Quarter Horse Association. For more information call (541) 476-3215.