Racing Practices and Notices During COVID-19   Learn More

Division of Racing Events

Our mission is to promote and foster public confidence in the pari-mutuel industry protecting the welfare of both equine and human participants through fair, consistent, proactive enforcement of appropriate policies, statutes, and Colorado Racing Commission rules


Racing Licenses

The Division of Racing Events issue licenses in five categories for individuals and businesses that meet licensing requirements.

Racing Updates

What's New

  • The Colorado Department of Public Health & Environment (CDPHE) will host a COVID-19 vaccine clinic on Friday, August 20, 9-11 a.m. at Arapahoe Park outside the Racing Office. Anyone with a Colorado racing license and adult family members are invited to receive the vaccine completely free of charge, regardless of insurance or residency. At least one of the nurses will speak Spanish. Participants will have their choice of one-shot Johnson & Johnson or two-dose Pfizer. An appointment must be made in advance at the following link: