Charles Town

Track information and stakes schedule for the 2014 Hollywood Casino at Charles Town Races meet.Full Story >>
April 19, 2014
Imperative, ridden by Hall of Famer Kent Desormeaux, ran by Game On Dude in the final furlong to win Saturday night’s $1.5 million Charles Town Classic by 1 1/2 lengths.
Four of Flattering Bea’s five lifetime victories have come at Charles Town, where on Saturday night she collected the biggest payday of her career by winning the $200,000 Sugar Maple Stakes for fillies and mares.
After poor starts in a pair of graded route stakes at Fair Grounds, Rise Up returned to his sharp-starting, front-running ways, taking control of the $100,000 Robert Hilton Memorial early and cruising to a 10 3/4 length victory in the seven-furlong ...
April 17, 2014
On Saturday, in the $200,000 Sugar Maple Stakes, Flattering Bea will get to run seven furlongs over what should be a fast Charles Town track, perhaps a combination that could put an end to a five-race losing streak.
On Saturday, when Game On Dude runs in the Charles Town Classic for the third time, he will have regular shoes as he attempts to become not only a repeat winner of this lucrative race but just the 15th Thoroughbred – and the first gelding – to surpass ...
The superb form Rise Up displayed late in his 2-year-old season at the Delta Downs bullring didn’t transfer at all to the big stage in New Orleans early this year in a pair of Kentucky Derby preps. So, trainer Tom Amoss will attempt to restore Rise ...
April 16, 2014
After claiming his third straight victory in the Grade 1 Santa Anita Handicap last month, Game On Dude will go for his second straight success in the Grade 2 Charles Town Classic on Saturday night, when he takes on six rivals in the $1.5 million race ...
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 ...
April 10, 2014
The anticipated showdown between Game On Dude and Lea in the Grade 2, $1.5 million Charles Town Classic on April 19 will not happen as Lea has been withdrawn from consideration for the race after developing a fever, trainer Bill Mott said Thursday.
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.