Yavapai Downs to be Auctioned April 3

Prescott, Arizona, track to be sold April 3.

March 23, 2012

Yavapai Downs

Yavapai Downs

Yavapai Downs is set to be auctioned on April 3. The sale has been moved up in hopes that it will help with having a live meet this year, says an article by the Prescott, Arizona, The Daily Courier.

A U.S. Bankruptcy Court judge will be taking bids, and so far as recieved three bids in letters of intent. However, two contained unacceptable contingencies. Officials say about a dozen groups have expressed interest in bidding.

The sale will include 125 acres housing the racetrack, grandstand, horse stalls and a neighboring car racetrack.

Last year, Yavapai was unable to conduct the live meet due to financial difficulties.

Read more at The Daily Courier.