Vernon Downs will conduct a double draw on Wednesday, Aug. 21, for Saturday, Aug. 24 and Sunday, Aug. 25 races. The box will close at 9 AM. The race office phone is (315) 829-6825.
Chief among the events for the weekend are the $700,000 Zweig Memorial trot, open and filly divisions, which will be raced on Sunday along with the first leg of the 2013 Drivers' Championship.
The Excelsior/State Fair races for 2-year-old trotting and pacing colts will be raced on Saturday evening.
Post time for both Saturday and Sunday's cards is 6:45 PM. Click here for the Vernon condition sheet.