Yavapai Downs permit approved

On May 10 J & J Equine Enterprises, LLC (Yavapai Downs) received their temporary permit approval by the Arizona Racing Commission for three years (fiscal years 2019, 2020 and 2021). Ann McGovern is the new General Manager of the facility, which has been named Arizona Downs by the management team.

Racing is slated to resume next year, with a meet running from Memorial Day to Labor Day, offering state horsemen a new, in-state summer destination.