Vernon Downs will conduct a double draw on Wednesday, August 21 for Saturday, August 24 and Sunday, August 25 races. The box will close at 9:00AM. The race office phone is (315) 829-6825.
Chief among the events for the weekend are the $700,000 Zweig Memorial trot, open and filly divisions, which will be raced on Sunday along with the first leg of the 2013 Drivers' Championship.
The Excelsior/State Fair races for 2 year old trotting and pacing colts will be raced on Saturday evening.
Post time for both Saturday and Sunday's cars is 6:45PM. The Vernon condition sheet is available here.
by Nick Salvi