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Santa Anita Kicks Off Winter/Spring Season Despite Rain

ARCADIA, Calif. (KTLA) — The Winter/Spring horse racing season at Santa Anita Park officially opened despite showers Wednesday morning.

Track spokesman Mike Willman said earlier the show would go on rain or shine.

Opening day features three graded stakes races as part of a 9-race card.

Fans who showed up for opening day received a 2013 Santa Anita wall calendar.