Racing returns to Ellis Park for Opening Day


HENDERSON, Ky. – (WEHT) Fans flocked to Ellis Park on Sunday for the track’s opening day of racing. This year’s edition features some of the best jockeys in racing, larger purses, and an exciting meet on the schedule.

This year marks the 97th year of racing at Ellis Park. Racing continues throughout the summer and runs until Labor Day.

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This story was originally published on July 1, 2019

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