"Thanks to you all for bringing it back to us!! Loved it." ~ Susan Johnson (via Facebook)
"Thank you so much for bringing the races back. Brought back good memories." ~Boo Leveque (via Facebook)
“It’s just a good show. The sponsors are back in the racing program, and the horsemen have come through for us. . . . ” ~ Race Secretary Lonnie Dalke, Great Falls Tribune 7/26/13
“The race meet has been utterly very successful,” Mahlum said. “But to me, it’s the people having the success. The citizens of the community get to see the beauty and the pageantry of the horse.
“The thing about it is, it’s not just for the horse people. It’s for the community. And to me that’s the greatest thing that there is. You’ve got some citizens up here, probably don’t know a lot about horses. But they enjoy to see them run.” ~ Dale Mahlum, Great Falls Tribune 7/27/13
"(Tom) Miscanon said the scene at Montana ExpoPark was not only a success for the local community, but for the racing community." Great Falls Tribune, 7/29/13