Harness Racing


NOTE: Purses are unknown at this time.  Watch this website for updated information or send your email address to carrie.tiscos@illinois.gov to be placed on an email list and receive update information as it becomes available.

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Entries close at 10:00 am 72 hours before the races and will be a double draw on Tuesday, August 23rd for Friday, August 26th and Saturday, August 27th

For all entries: Please call Hawthorne at (708)780-3690 or enter online through U.S.T.A. at ustrotting.com.

Du Quoin State Fair - Racing Office: (618)542-1555 (race Days only)

FRIDAY, August 26, 2022- Post Time: 7:00 p.m.

ICF Stake
($200 Est. Entry Fee)Purse est.
Trot - 2-Year-Old Filly (The Shawnee)$27,000
Pace - 2-Year-Old Filly (The Director’s Award)
Trot - 3-Year-Old Colt (The Pronto Don)

Trot - 3-Year-Old Filly (The Windy Skeeter)$27,000
Pace - 3-Year-Old Filly (The Time Dancer)$27,000

County Fair Challenges
(No Entry Fee)
Trot - 3-Year-Old Colt$7,000
Pace - 3-Year-Old Filly$7,000

Aged Division
($100 Est. Entry Fee)
Trot - Horse/Gelding (4 Y.O. & Up)$7,000
Trot - Filly/Mare (4 Y.O. & Up)$7,000

Illinois Topline Stake Races
(No Entry Fee)
Pace - 2-Year-Old$5,000
Pace - 3-Year-Old & Up$5,000
Trot - 3-Year-Old & Up
(Overnights may be added)

SATURDAY, August 27, 2022 - Post Time: 12:00 noon

ICF Stake
($200 Est. Entry Fee) Purse
Pace - 3-Year-Old Colt (The Dudley Hanover)$27,000
Pace - 2-Year-Old Colt (The Governor’s Cup)$27,000
Trot - 2-Year-Old Colt (The Darn Safe)$27,000

Aged Division
($100 Est. Entry Fee)
Pace - Filly/Mare (4 Y.O. & Up)$7,000
Pace - Horse/Gelding (4 Y.O. & Up)$7,000

County Fair Challenges
(No Entry Fee)
Pace - 2-Year-Old Colt$7,000
Pace - 2-Year-Old Filly$7,000
Pace - 3-Year-Old Colt$7,000
Trot - 3-Year-Old Filly$7,000
Trot - 2-Year-Old Colt$7,000
Trot - 2-Year-Old Filly$7,000

Illinois Topline Stake Races
(No Entry Fee)
Trot - 2-Year-Old$5,000

Du Quoin State Fair
655 Executive Drive
Du Quoin, IL 62832
Office - 618/542-1515
Fax - 618/542-1355
IL Dept. of Agriculture
Horse Racing Programs
State Fairgrounds, P.O. Box 19281
Springfield, IL  62794-9281
Office - 217/782-4231
Fax - 217/524-6194