Laurel Park cancels New Year’s Day card

by | Dec 31, 2017 | Breaking, Maryland, MD Racing, Racing

Paddock weathervane. Photo by The Racing Biz.

From a Maryland Jockey Club release

The Maryland Jockey Club has canceled live racing for Monday, Jan. 1 due to extreme cold temperatures in the Mid-Atlantic region. Monday’s predicted high temperature in Laurel is 24 degrees, with a low in the single digits.

Laurel will be open for simulcast wagering Monday beginning at 11 a.m.

Laurel’s 2018 winter schedule is expected to begin Friday at 12:30 p.m.