With the unofficial start of
autumn, Monmouth shifts to live racing on Saturdays and Sundays through the
month of September and the meet’s end on October 7. First post is 12:45 pm each
day and gates open at 11:30 am. The New Jersey Thoroughbred Festival will be
held on Saturday, September 15 and features the $75,000 Charles Hesse III
Handicap and the $60,000 New Jersey Breeders Handicap for state-breds.