Charles Town

Fresh Off A Vacation, War Story Seeks Redemption In G2 Charles Town Classic

A full field of ten runners, including multiple past champions of the race, will take to the gate this Saturday at Hollywood Casino at Charles Town Races as the track hosts its premier event of the season – the $1,000,000 Charles Town Classic (G2) for older horses going the three-turn distance of 1 1/8 miles.  […]

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‘Dr. Phil Of Agriculture’ To Headline Track Superintendents’ Field Day; Registration Now Open

Registration is now open for the upcoming Track Superintendents’ Field Day. Please visit to learn more about the event at Charles Town in West Virginia June 24-26. Jolene Brown, 2017 Speaker Hall of Fame inductee, is the 2019 Keynote Speaker. Jolene, often called “The Dr. Phil of Agriculture,” is direct, respectful and generous with her advice […]

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Charles Town Cancels Live Racing For Wednesday Due To Cold Weather

Due to the extreme cold moving through the region, Hollywood Casino at Charles Town Races has cancelled its live racing program for Wednesday evening, January 30. Simulcasting will continue as scheduled with live racing currently slated to resume on Thursday night.

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Pioneer Jockey Barbara Jo Rubin To Mark 50th Anniversary Of Charles Town Ride

Hollywood Casino at Charles Town Races will welcome back and honor Barbara Jo Rubin on February 22, which marks the 50th anniversary to the day of her historic ride when she became the first female rider to win a race against men at a nationally recognized racetrack in the United States. Rubin will attend the races […]

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Mandatory Payout: Saturday’s Charles Town Pick Six Carryover At $252,508

The Charles Town 6-12 is set for a mandatory payout on Saturday, the final card of the 2018 racing season at the West Virginia oval. The Pick 6 jackpot wager hasn’t been hit since Sept. 29, when it paid $146,170, and the current carryover stands at $252,508. The Charles Town 6-12 is a jackpot style Pick 6 […]

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Charles Town’s Pick 6 Features $240,000 Carryover Friday

While the Charles Town 6-12 is set for a mandatory payout on Saturday, horseplayers will have one final opportunity this evening to be the lone winner and take down the entire carryover that currently stands at nearly $240,000. The Charles Town 6-12 is a jackpot style Pick 6 with a low 12-percent takeout and 20-cent […]

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$211,802 Jackpot Carryover In Charles Town 6-12 Wager; Mandatory Payout Saturday

When live racing resumes Wednesday evening at Hollywood Casino at Charles Town Races in West Virginia, it will do so with a record high $211,802 carryover in the Charles Town 6-12. The Charles Town 6-12 is a jackpot style Pick 6 covering the final six races on each Charles Town card and carries a low […]

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Pair Of Charles Town Jockeys Enter Guilty Pleas In Cocaine Case

Puerto Rican-born jockeys Christian Hiraldo and Guillermo Rodriguez have both entered guilty pleas in a case involving cocaine possession, reports The case stems from an incident on or about January 25 in West Virginia, in which the regular riders at Charles Town allegedly aided and abetted one another in possessing and intending to distribute a […]

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Charles Town Finalizes Racing Schedule; Classic Set For April 20

Hollywood Casino at Charles Town Races has set its complete 2019 live racing calendar and schedule of unrestricted stakes following approval by the West Virginia Racing Commission this morning. The schedule calls for 164 days live racing over the course of 2019 beginning on Friday, January 4 and continuing through December 21. Charles Town will […]

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