Cal Expo a staple of night-time racing takes advantage of a rare break in the California thoroughbred schedule to offer live daytime harness racing today through Sunday. Admission and parking are free. Each holiday program will start at 2:35 p.m. Today's 13-race card actually stretches into early evening with post time for the last race at 7:14 p.m.
Saturday's program features 14 races, including two $10,000 California Sires Stakes. Two more $10,000 Sires Stakes will be part of Sunday's matinee.
Thoroughbred racing returns Wednesday as Golden Gate Fields and Santa Anita Park open their winter meets. Cal Expo will host a special midweek program Wednesday, too, with first post at 5 p.m.
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