SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. – The Travers Stake sis only two days away.
One of the year’s most popular races will be kicked off on Thursday night at the Annual Travers Celebration. The celebration is the official party of the race, and as always, proceeds will go towards several non-profit racing organizations.
The 2014 celebration will benefit the Backstretch Employee Service Team, and the Times Union Hope Fund.
Last year’s winning trainer, D. Wayne Lukas, and jockey Luis Saez, will be honored at the event, the two teamed up to win with the horse “Will Take Charge.”