To ensure the integrity of the state's horse racing industry, both live and simulcast, through customer oriented regulation and monitoring of compliance with the Montana State Board of Horse Racing Laws and Rules.

Goals and Objectives

In order to fulfill its mission the Board of Horse Racing is committed to achieving the following goals and objectives:

To monitor and regulate the horse racing industry in Montana; to allow the racing industry, both live and simulcast, to grow and perform at a level which would be beneficial to all racing interests in the State of Montana while at the same time providing and promoting public confidence. Economic impacts include Montana's agricultural sector, county fairgrounds, and the communities (lodging, meals, supplies, feed, etc.) in which race meets are held.

Miles City Horse Race

Miles City Horse Racing | Credit:  Department of Commerce