There’s lots in store for Richmond, Virginia residents and visitors this weekend!
Strawberry Hill Races takes place at Colonial Downs on Saturday with gates opening at 11 AM. It’s a veritable rite of spring with spectators decked out in seersucker, sundresses and fancy hats worthy of Derby distinction. For the first time, the Virginia Racing Commission will permit pari-mutuel wagering on four steeplechase races. The Preakness Stakes, the second leg in horse-racing’s famed Triple Crown, a=is also scheduled for Saturday. It will be broadcast live via simulcast at about 6:35 PM. INFO. (more…)