It was a special Friday night at Wheeling Island Hotel Casino and Racetrack for “Night at the Races.”
The annual events benefits the United Way of the Upper Ohio Valley.
“Night at the Races” is one of the largest fundraisers for the United Way, which is now one step closer in reaching their goal for the 2015-2016 year.
Before the event began, organizers said they have raised 93% of what they would like to receive.
Many in the Ohio Valley has stepped up to help as well.
WTRF is a proud part of this annual event.