Illinois Racing Board Approves 2022 Race Dates
Chicago, IL – On Thursday September 23, 2021 The Illinois Racing Board met to consider three applications for 2022 racing dates. With a unanimous vote the board approved the following dates for 2022:
FAIRMOUNT PARK, INC.- 61 live thoroughbred race programs with 7 races per day minimum.
- April 19 through June 11-Racing 2 days per week on Tuesdays and Saturdays
- June 12 through September 24-Racing 3 days per week on Tuesdays, Fridays, and Saturdays
- Post times on Tuesdays at 1pm, on Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 pm with the exception of Saturday May 7 at 1 pm.
HAWTHORNE RACE COURSE, INC. - 76 race programs and 365 total host programs from January 1 through December 31.
For more information please visit www.illinois.gov/IRB or contact Bob Denneen (312)636-2290.