PIctures: Colonial Downs' Virginia Stampede Rodeo
Colonial Downs held its first Virginia Stampede rodeo, presented by Myrna's Boots `N Bits on April 27-28. The event included: live music, the Coppertown Clown, as seen on America¿s Got Talent in 2010, bareback bronc riding, saddle bronc riding, bull riding, barrel racing, calf roping, steer wrestling, team roping, and ladies breakaway roping. Colonial Downs will open its 17th annual thoroughbred race season on June 8th and continue on a Wednesday thru Sunday basis until July 13th. After the next rodeo in early August, the track will host a AMA Pro flat track motorcycle race on August 24th.