Pennsylvania Horsemen’s Benevolent and Protective Association

The Pennsylvania Horsemen’s Benevolent and Protective Association (HBPA) is an organization that prides itself on “horsemen helping horsemen.”

Horsemen’s Appreciation Night

Please join us on Sept. 30 at 5 p.m. for the 2017 Horsemen’s Appreciation Night being held at Penn National. The evening will include a complimentary buffet dinner and purses increased 50 percent. All attendees... Read More >

PA-Bred Senior Senator Featured on 60 Minutes

60 Minutes recently ran a piece “Horse racing not for the faint-hearted.” The story introduced Senior Senator! Senior Senator is a Pennsylvania-bred horse who got his start at Penn National, recently won the National Timber and... Read More >

PA HBPA Launches Faces of PA Horse Racing

Pennsylvania’s landmark Race Horse Development Fund has invested millions into local economic development, farm expansion and job creation. Created in 2004 as part of Pennsylvania’s Race Horse Development and Gaming Act, the fund has created... Read More >

Our New Start program gives retired race horses a second career. For more information, visit .