Tuesday is Illinois Day at Fairmount Park

September 9, 2013 

Tuesday is Illinois Day at Fairmount Park, with record purses totaling more than $300,000 in six stakes races during a nice race card that will bring the best jockeys and horses in the state to the track.

Star jockeys Glorent Geroux and Francisco Torres will be on hand, as well as leading trainers Wayne Catalano, Larry Rivelli and Roger Brueggemann.

Post time for the first race is 1 p.m. at 9301 Collinsville Road in Collinsville.

Racing at Fairmount Park continues through Sept. 20, at 1 p.m. Tuesdays and 7:30 p.m. Fridays.

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