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Horse racing returns to Rillito Race Track

Posted at 5:17 PM, Feb 11, 2017
and last updated 2017-02-11 19:22:40-05

Horse racing has officially returned to the Rillito Race Track. 

The new season kicked off Saturday and will continue every weekend through March 19. 

It was a tough road towards this year's winter meet as the youth soccer community wanted to add more soccer fields at Rillito Park. 

Last month Rillito Racing received a four-year extension on their lease to continue horse racing through 2021.

For more information on future meets, head to their website