Tom Wolf, GovernorRussell Redding, Secretary
Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture

2) PA State Horse Racing

The PA State Horse Racing Commission has been established as a departmental administrative commission. The Commission has general jurisdiction over all pari-mutuel thoroughbred activities in the Commonwealth, and the corporations engaged therein. The Commission actively participates in all regional regulatory activities, offering reciprocity to all racing jurisdictions. Participation with the Racing Commissioners International (RCI) affords opportunities to interact with every racing jurisdiction in the North America.  

  • Alan Novak - Chairman
  • Thomas Jay Ellis - Commissioner
  • Corinne Sweeney - Commissioner
  • Walter Remmert - Acting Executive Secretary

Questions regarding Licensing, call Andy Bender, 717-265-7751

Questions regarding Enforcement, Call 717-787-1942

Parx Racing
George Lobley, Manager
Parx Racing
3255 Richlieu Road
Bensalem, PA  19020
Ph 215-639-9000 ext 3515
Fax 215-245-4374

Hollywood Casino at Penn National
Charles Anderson, Manager
Penn National Race Course
P O Box 32
Grantville, PA 17028
Ph 717-469-3222
Fax 717- 469-1446

Presque Isle Downs and Casino
Christopher Beichner,Manager
Presque Isle Downs Race Track
P O Box 10728
Erie, PA  16514
Ph 814-860-8972
Fax 814-868-6390


Kelly King
Horse Racing Executive Assistant
(717) 787-1942

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