Stars & Stripes Day At Belmont Slated For Saturday July 8

The biggest wagering day since the Belmont Stakes is coming up on Saturday July 8th. The “Stars & Stripes” Day at Belmont Park features $3.7 million in purses spread between 5 major stakes races. Other key simulcast events that day include the Arlington Million Preview (with a four-pack of graded stakes), the $300,000 Delaware Oaks (Gr. 3) at Delaware Park, and the $750,000 Louisiana Legends Night at Evangeline Downs. For harness fans, there are a pair of $250,000 races in the Graduate Series final legs — one for pacers and one for trotters. Fans can bet the action at a Virginia Bets OTB in Richmond  — at Ponies & Pints downtown or at Breakers Sports Grille in the west end. Virginia residents can also bet on line at,, and

Stars & Stripes Day at Belmont – Saturday July 8

*5 graded stakes

*$3.75 million in stakes purses

*$1.25 Million Belmont Derby Invitational (Gr. I)

*$1 Million Belmont Oaks Invitational (Gr. I)

*$750,000 Suburban (Gr. 2)

*$400,000 Dwyer Stakes (Gr. 2)

*$350,000 Belmont Sprint Championship (Gr. 2)


*”Ride To The Million Day:” at Arlington – 4 graded stakes!

*$300,000 Delaware Oaks Day” at Delaware Park

*$750,000 Louisiana Legends Night at Evangeline

*$500,000 Graduate Series Finals at Meadowlands