Amvets Post 9 hosted the 2013 â€œDay at the Racesâ€ veteran fundraiser on April 6.
The event included 12 thrilling races with 12 sponsored and named horses in each race, auctions, raffles and pull-tabs. The Amvets Ladies Auxiliary also held a bake sale and the Sons of Amvets cooked a delicious meal for guests. National recording artist Jeni Carr performed during the day.
Amvets Post 9 is a non-profit organization that has been helping veterans and their communities since 1948.
Photos by TIM VALENTINO | Contributing Photographer