Batavia Downs

Batavia Downs is a harness racing track and casino in Batavia, New York. It is located in Genesee County between Buffalo and Rochester just off of the New York State Thruway, the I-90. It opened on September 20, 1940, and is the oldest lighted harness racetrack in the United States. The track is exactly 1/2 mile long.

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Batavia Downs Gaming - History - 1960s
... The Downs underwent extensive renovations to prevent fires ... In 1963, Batavia Downs welcomed its eight millionth visitor ... In 1966, Bret Hanover down under Cardigan Bay set a track record of 158.1 ...
Batavia Downs - Restaurants
... A buffet-style and sit down menus are offered as is wagering via intertrack wagering windows ... Sports Bar and Grille, a 1.4 million dollar edition to Batavia Downs opened in June 2008 ... pays homage to the history of the track and the Batavia area with many pictures and memorabilia from past years racing seasons ...

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