Northfield Park, Ohio's leading racetrack by total handle, in both the on-track and export categories, is offering live harness racing four nights a week to start the 2014 racing year. January through July racing is Monday through Thursday with three additional dates of Friday, April 28, and Saturdays July 19 and 26.
Beginning in August, Northfield drops Wednesdays and adds Friday evenings. Wednesdays resume on Oct. 29 and a Monday-through-Friday schedule will be raced till the end of the year except for Friday, Nov. 27 and Dec. 24, 25 and 31.
Northfield Park's three marquee racing events are as follows: $100,000 (gtd.) Courageous Lady Friday, April 25; the $150,000 (gtd.) Battle of Lake Erie Saturday, July 19; and the $150,000 (gtd.) Cleveland Classic Friday, Dec. 12.
Each live racing night carries a first race post time of 6 p.m. (Northfield Park)