Sad, sad, sad.
Breaking News: Yavapai Downs won’t open for 2011 – Prescott Daily Courier
For the first time in 99 years, horses won’t be racing this year in the Prescott area. Yavapai Downs horse racetrack operators told the Arizona Racing Commission Wednesday afternoon that they will not conduct a summer meet in Prescott Valley. They hope to reopen the track in 2012