Northfield, OH — Northfield Park has announced the dates of four fall late closing series events. All of the newly added contests carry a condition of: non-winners of two pari-mutuel races (Ohio-breds, non-winners of three) or non-winners of $20,000 lifetime through Aug. 31, 2019.
Sundays (Oct. 6, Oct. 13, Oct. 20 and Oct. 27) highlight The Gridiron Series for filly and mare pacers. Each of these legs will also carry an $8,000 purse. The $20,000 final will be Sunday (Nov. 3).
Mondays (Oct. 7, Oct. 14, Oct. 21 and Oct. 28) will offer The Halloween Series for horse and gelding pacers. Each leg will be raced for an $8,000 purse. The final will be Monday (Nov. 4) for a purse of $20,000.
Tuesdays (Oct. 8, Oct. 15, Oct. 22 and Oct. 29) will host The Election Night Series for horse and gelding trotters. Each of the four legs will carry purses of $8,000. The $20,000 final will go to post on Tuesday (Nov. 5).
Wednesdays (Oct. 9, Oct. 16, Oct. 23 and Oct. 30) feature the Autumn Leaves Series for filly and mare trotters. All legs will be contested for a purse of $8,000. The final chases a $20,000 purse and goes to post on Wednesday (Nov. 6).
A one-time $300 payment will be required of each entrant to be eligible. Payments are due by Sept. 21 or postmarked by Sept. 23.
Conditions for the series can be found at www.northfieldpark.com. The link is near the bottom of Northfield’s homepage.