Christopher Korby
Executive Director
John Alkire
Chairman
Dan Jacobs
Vice Chairman
Southern Sat. Chair
Rick Pickering
WFA Liasion
Kelly Violini
Northern Sat. Chair
Mike Paluszak
At-large
Chris Borovansky
At-large
Chris Carpenter
At-large

Upcoming Events

Tuesday, February 3, 2015

CARF Board of Directors Meeting at 12:30 pm in the Conference in Sacramento, California.  More Info

Tuesday, February 3, 2015

CARF Live Racing Committee Meeting at 11:00 am in the Conference in Sacramento, California.  More Info

Tuesday, December 16, 2014

CARF Board of Directors Meeting at 12:30 pm in the Teleconference Only in Sacramento, California.  More Info

Tuesday, December 16, 2014

CARF Live Racing Committee Meeting at 11:00 am in the Teleconference Only in Sacramento, California.  More Info

Tuesday, October 7, 2014

CARF Board of Directors Meeting at 11:00 am in the Fresno Conference in Fresno, California.  More Info

CALIFORNIA AUTHORITY OF RACING FAIRS (CARF) represents its member Fairs in matters that relate to horse racing and satellite wagering. CARF's seven-member Board of Directors is elected by its membership from amongst member Fairs.

On behalf of those Fairs that conduct live racing, CARF negotiates joint contracts, manages contractors and vendors, prepares and submits license applications, and manages Host Track simulcast operations.

On behalf of its member Fairs conducting satellite wagering, CARF prepares license applications and provides administrative, procedural, and technical support. Contracts between Fairs and simulcast organizations relating to satellite wagering are negotiated by and through CARF.

CARF formulates and represents advocacy positions on legislative matters in concert with Western Fairs Association and the Division of Fairs and Expositions.

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