HENDERSON, Ky. – (WEHT) Ellis Park officials have confirmed that live racing will return to the track on Sunday.
Racing at Ellis Park was cancelled on Friday and Saturday due to excessive heat, but will resume on Sunday as scheduled.
Track officials say they will take precautions on Sunday to ensure the horses stay cool and safe in the heat.
Ellis Park is open for simulcasting and gaming on Saturday and Sunday.
(This story was originally published on July 20, 2019)