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Hialeah Park Meet Opens Nov. 29

Florida track readies for 40-day meet later this year.

May 23, 2013

Hialeah Park

Hialeah Park will conduct its 2013-14 race meet from November 29 through February 23. It will offer $5.6 million in purses over the 40 days of racing, with an average of $140,000 per day.

The track is set to open its casino July 4.

They also released their stakes schedule. The eight stakes are highlighted by the Hialeah Futurity, which has an estimated purse of $500,000. Also of note is the purse for trial races for the Hialeah Futurity, Hialeah Derby and South Florida Derby. The FQHRA Stallion Stakes will offer trial purses of $12,000.

The 440-yard Hialeah Futurity is for foals of 2011 and offers $200,000 in added money. The trials are December 7 and the final is December 29.

Nominations for five of the stakes begin July 15.

2013/2014 Hialeah Park Stakes Schedule

Hialeah Futurity
$500,000 Est. Purse, $200,000 Added
440 yards, for foals of 2011
Trials: Dec. 7, 2013, purse $15,000
Finals: Dec. 29, 2013

Hialeah El Niño Invitational
$40,000 Guaranteed
440 yards, foals of 2011 that entered but did not qualify for the Hialeah Futurity are preferred
Finals: Dec. 29, 2013

Hialeah Derby
$100,000 Added
440 yards, for foals of 2010
Trials: Dec. 8, 2013, purse $15,000
Finals: Dec. 29, 2013

Hialeah Sophomore Invitational
$30,000 Guaranteed
440 yards, foals of 2010 that entered but did not qualify for the Hialeah Derby are preferred
Finals: Dec. 29, 2013

Sunshine State Derby
$30,000 Added
400 yards, for accredited Florida-bred foals of 2011
Trials: Jan. 31, 2014, purses $12,000
Finals: Feb. 22, 2014

FQHRA Stallion Stakes Futurity
$50,000 Added
350 yards, for foals of 2011 sired by eligible stallions
Trials: Dec. 1, 2013, purses $12,000
Finals: Dec. 22, 2013

South Florida Derby
$100,000 Added
440 yards, for foals of 2011
Trials: Feb. 1, 2014, purses $15,000
Finals: Feb. 23, 2014

South Florida Invitational
$30,000 Guaranteed
440 yards, for foals of 2011 that entered but did not qualify for the South Florida Derby are preferred.
Finals: Feb. 22, 2014

For additional information or entry forms, visit FQHRA.com.