Charles Town

Track information and stakes schedule for the 2014 Hollywood Casino at Charles Town Races meet.Full Story >>
January 28, 2016
Due to the lingering effects of last weekend’s winter storm, Charles Town has canceled its Thursday, Friday, and Saturday cards this week and will instead race next Tuesday and Wednesday.
January 06, 2016
Paul Espinosa Jr., the new announcer at Charles Town, which began its 2016 season Thursday, realizes what a great opportunity he is being given. At age 26, this will be his first job as a race-caller.
December 16, 2015
The West Virginia Racing Commission on Tuesday approved 179 racing days at Charles Town in 2016.
December 13, 2015
The $51,400 Eleanor Casey Memorial was over seconds after the gates opened as Aye a Song jumped to a clear early lead and never looked back en route to a seven-length victory.
April 15, 2015
For Saturday’s Charles Town Classic, Shared Belief will be traveling by plane for the first time since he was a young horse heading West from his Kentucky birthplace. He will be asked to handle his first deepish, Eastern racing surface. He will also be ...
July 15, 2014
Susie Schramm, who lives on her horse farm in Shepherdstown, W.V., got a call from animal control, explaining they had a horse that was in really bad shape. They asked if she could pick him up and take him to a veterinarian for an evaluation. She ...
April 15, 2014
Two weeks before the Kentucky Derby, when all the major Derby preps are done, is perfect timing to get some attention for your race and your race track. And Charles Town management has certainly done that with a huge purse and what promises to be a ...
March 18, 2014
Charles Town will not only offer six stakes worth almost $2 million in total on its April 19 Charles Town Classic card, but the track also will offer a $100,000-guaranteed all-stakes pick four on the final four races.
April 18, 2013
On paper, Clubhouse Ride looks like the second best older horse in Southern California, only these days that’s a little like being the second best golfer in Adam Scott’s family.