Delaware Park

Delaware Park

Chad Harmon

Delaware Park's 81-Day Schedule Approved

Track will race mainly Mondays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays from May 16-Oct. 17.

Delaware Park will offer 81 days of live racing this year from May 16 through Oct. 17.

The schedule was approved Jan. 14 by the Delaware Thoroughbred Racing Commission. Delaware Park has a multi-year agreement with the Delaware Thoroughbred Horsemen's Association to run 81 live programs per year.

Racing will be held three days a week—Monday, Wednesday, and Saturday—in May. Tuesday racing will be added from June 1-Sept. 1. Thereafter, racing will be held Mondays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays.

First post time for the entire meet is 1:15 p.m. EDT.

Track officials said the grade I Delaware Handicap is scheduled for July 18, and the grade III Delaware Oaks for July 11.