Grants Pass Downs Opening Attracts Large Crowd
Opening-day attendance was largest in four years.
June 20, 2016
Saturday's opening-day program at Grants Pass Downs drew 2,875 fans, the largest opening-day attendance since the Southern Oregon Horse Racing Association took over operation of the meet four years ago.
Handle for the eight-race program, which included three American Quarter Horse races, reached $40,894, also the largest in four years.
The Grants Pass Downs meet runs weekends and holidays through July 10.
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