Arizona Downs In Prescott Valley To Open June 1st Under New Management

Arizona Downs in Prescott Valley will be back up and running this summer under new management. The race track has named longtime racing industry leader, Michael Weiss as the new general manager. Weiss has worked at numerous tracks around the country. He also has deep ties to Arizona horse racing, most recently serving as general […]

Live Racing To Resume At Arizona Downs July 20th

What was thought to be a short season, live horse racing will now resume at Arizona Downs in Prescott Valley July 20th. Track officials say they secured an investor who will provide additional financing to the race track for the rest of the racing season. The season came to a sudden end after owners blamed […]

Arizona Downs To End Summer Season This Weekend

After a month of operation, the horse racing season will come to an abrupt end this weekend at Arizona Downs. The reason for the stop in racing for this year is ongoing issues with out-of-state racing signals for its off-track betting system. Management of the track have told employees and horsemen of the decision. Owners […]

Horse Racing Returns To The Prescott Area

Horse Racing returns to the Prescott area Friday for the first time in nine years. The last time horse racing ran at the track then known as Yavapai Downs was in 2010. Arizona Downs will host eight races Friday to begin the summer season at the renovated race track in Prescott Valley. Owners of the […]