Indiana Grand Announces 2017 Dates

The track's 120-day meet opens April 18.

Edited press release

Indiana Grand has announced its 2017 race dates.

The Indiana Horse Racing Commission has approved a 120-day Thoroughbred and Quarter Horse meet for Indiana Grand Racing and Casino in Shelbyville.

Indiana Grand will open its meet on April 18. Racing will be offered Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays beginning at 2:05 p.m. (Eastern), and Saturdays beginning at 6:05. Thursday racing will be added to the schedule from July 6-August 24, beginning at 2:05.

Indiana Grand's meet will conclude on October 28. American Quarter Horse racing will be offfered at the end of most programs. The track's six all-Quarter Horse dates will be announced later, as will its 2017 stakes schedule for both breeds.

Stall applications will be available soon online at www.indianagrand.com, and they are due back to director of racing Kevin Greely by February 17. The barn area and racetrack will open March 13, weather permitting.

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