Statement from Chris Kay, President and Chief Executive Officer, The New York Racing Association, Inc.
By NYRA Press Office
"We are extremely excited that California Chrome will be coming to Belmont Park in his quest to become thoroughbred racing's 12th Triple Crown winner on Saturday, June 7. Fans from around the world will enjoy a spectacular day of racing punctuated by 10 stakes races and more than $8 million in purses; enhanced guest experiences in our exquisite new dining venues, and special entertainment from LL COOL J and a performance from the Broadway hit WICKED. We look forward to a historic day at Belmont Park and for the great State of New York."