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Hawthorne Racing at Springfield in September
Hawthorne Racecourse will be sponsoring races at the Illinois State Fairgrounds on September 15, 16, 22, 23, 29 and 30. The post-time for purse races is noon on all 6 days. Qualifiers will be held on Thursdays before the races. Entries will be taken by Hawthorne on Mondays by 9 a.m. Please contact Tina Schrock at 217-416-0006 if you have any questions.
On-Line Nomination Portal
The on-line nomination portal is now available for all nominations to the Cardinal/Violet 2 & 3 year old aces, County Fair Races, and the Springfield and DuQuoin State Fairs Races . If you encounter any problems when trying to nominate your horse(s) on-line, please contact our office at 217-782-4231.