The 2018 Oklahoma Classics, a night featuring the top Oklahoma-bred stakes horses worth more than $1,000,000 in purse money, is set for Friday, Oct. 19 at Remington Park. The first race is at 7pm.
A total of eight divisional stakes events will be contested. The $175,000 Classics Cup for older horses at 1-1/16 miles, is the main event on an evening full of recognition for the best racing the state has to offer. Shotgun Kowboy, a two-time winner of the Classics Cup, is expected to defend his title in the race he won in 2017 and in 2015.
In addition to the $175,000 Classics Cup, the other Oklahoma Classics races include: the $145,000 Distaff; the $130,000 Sprint; the $130,000 Distaff Sprint; the $130,000 Turf; the $130,000 Distaff Turf; the $100,000 Juvenile and the $100,000 Lassie.
The racing is just one of the features of the night with the Oklahoma Classics Arts Festival, presented by Red Earth taking place from 6-10pm. A multitude of artistic works will be on display from all mediums and genres for fans to enjoy.
Robin Brooks will have the live music as she entertains throughout the evening on the Clubhouse level.
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The Remington Park Casino is always open. Simulcast racing begins daily at 11am. The 2018 Remington Park Thoroughbred Season continues thru Dec. 16. Admission, Parking and Valet Parking are always FREE at Remington Park. See Club Remington for complete details.