Delaware Public Media

Heat wave forces Delaware Park to cancel live racing card

Jul 2, 2018

The high heat and humidity is forcing officials at Delaware Park to cancel the live racing card for Monday, July 2, 2018.


The recommendation to cancel today’s races came from the Chief Commission Veterinarian of the Delaware Thoroughbred Racing Commission.


The National Weather Service is predicting temperatures in the high 90s with a heat index value approaching 108.


Live racing at Delaware Park is scheduled to resume Wednesday, July 4th.