Wilmington, Del., August 18, 2021 — After receiving approval from the Delaware Thoroughbred Racing Commission (DTRC) today, the 2021 live racing meet at Delaware Park has been extended through Saturday, October 30th.

The new dates, comprised of four make-up dates from cancellations due to excessive heat and three additional dates, are Thursday October 7th; Wednesday, October 20th; Thursday October 21st; Saturday, October 23rd; Wednesday, October 27th; Thursday October 28th; and Saturday, October 30th.

Originally, Thursday, October 7th had been scheduled as a dark day and Saturday, October 16th had been scheduled as closing day for the live racing meet.