Park will host a full
schedule of events for Independence Day weekend, with live racing Thursday
through Sunday. In four days Monmouth will feature six stakes events,
highlighted by the Grade 1 $500,000 United Nations Stakes on Saturday, a
Breeders’ Cup “Win and You’re In” Challenge Race. On the same day fans will
receive a free Monmouth
Park t-shirt with the
price of admission to the park.
also look forward to Family Fun Days on Thursday and Sunday with live music by
Bullseye and Cats On A Smooth Surface, free pony rides, face painting, bounce
houses and more. The park will also feature a jockey autograph and memorabilia
sale, which will go on throughout the four-day weekend. On Sunday Monmouth will
host a $200 Monmouth/Woodbine Handicapping Contest, in which the top two
finishers will earn an all expense-paid trip to Las Vegas as well as a seat at the National
Gates open at 11:30 a.m. with
post time at 12:50 p.m. for each day of the four-day weekend.