Centennial Racetrack
Colorado

Opened July 4, 1950 – Closed 1984

AE Humphreys Press Photo 1963Centennial Aerial View
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Click Centennial Racetrack photo for original location

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Special Film of the History, the People and the Stories
Of Denver’s Centennial Racetrack

Run Time is 45 Minutes

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Postcard from Yesteryear

Centennial Park Summer Racing

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Collection of Centennial Memories
At Centennial Racetrack

Centennial ProgramCentennial Program 2

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Centennial Race Track Had a Drive-up
Betting Window for Patron’s Convenience
Here Is a Denver Post Ad (1965)
Centennial Track Ad

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And Another……

Race Track Ad

Group of Jockeys from 1961 Meet Centennial Jockeys 1961

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Tomey Swan and Heather Larson
Jockeys 1982

Tomey Swan Heather Larson Jockeys 1982

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My Favorite Place to Pick Up a Racing Form
and Enjoy a Cold One Before the Races
The Longshot Lounge Just North of the Track.
It’s Still Open!Longshot Lounge

Our 8th Year On the Net!Free Race Pick Here
Guys-and-Dolls
“I’ve Got the Horse
Right Here!”
or
Fugue for Tinhorns”

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Race Track Weather
From TP’s Work Desk

coffeeBEST PICKS OF WEEK*
THE TRACK PHILOSOPHER

SARATOGA
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SARATOGA TOP WIN

August 16th* – Race 9) $6.80
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SARATOGA TOP EXACTA
August 16th** – Race 9) $33.00
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SARATOGA TOP TRIFECTA
August 16th** – Race 9) $118.50

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*Based on $2 Bets
**Based on $12 Bets

We Recommend Win, Place or
Exactas or Pick 3/4 Box Bets

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