GOSHEN – Grand Circuit Harness Racing kicks off on July 4th, with “County Fair Races” highlighted by plenty of local talent. July 5th is “Landmark takes” day, July 6th “NYSS Excelsior Pace” day and “Billings Trot” highlighted. The big day will be Sunday July 7th, “Hall of Fame Day”, featuring active Hall of Famers driving in a 1-mile dash. As always, the thrilling Grand Circuit series spans part of Goshen, New York’s “Great American Weekend”, which will take place on July 6th and 7th. The annual celebration will be in its 38th year with activities for everyone. The nearby Harness Racing Museum and Hall of Fame will be also open with free admission.
If you had the pleasure of attending the Track’s recent “First Responders Day” and “Seniors Day” matinee races, you know there is always a lot of family fun at the world’s oldest active harness racing track. “Face painting by Paris” will be back by popular demand on July 4th.
If you are one to take chances, OTB will also be available right next door at Delancey’s Bar and Restaurant.
Races at Goshen Historic Track are always a bargain! $5.00 admission with children 12 and under FREE. Classic summertime refreshments will be available at the Track Snack Bar.
Visit: http://www.goshenhistorictrack.com for details.