The 70th Annual ‘Little Brown Jug’ takes place tomorrow, Thursday, September 24th, and you can catch all the action or place a wager on your favourite contender in our off-track betting room inside Fred’s Saloon at the Casino of the Rockies!
The Little Brown Jug is a harness race for three-year-old pacing standardbreds hosted by the Delaware County Agricultural Society at the County Fairgrounds in Delaware, Ohio. The race takes place every year on the third Thursday after Labor Day. Along with the Hambletonian, a race for trotters, it is one of the two most coveted races for standardbred horses. Little Brown Jug, a pacer, who won nine consecutive races and became a USTA Hall of Fame Immortal in 1975 had the world’s premium pacing event is named in his honour.