Monticello Raceway will open the 2014 season with a race card on Wednesday, New Year’s Day followed by live programs on Thursday, (Jan 2) and Friday, (Jan 3) during the first week of the month.

After that, racing throughout the remainder of January will be on a Monday through Thursday basis   except that on Monday, January 20-- Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day-- the raceway will be dark..

All post times during the month of January will be at 12:25pm.

On January 21 the Mighty M will again pay tribute to Dr. King’s memory with its 14th annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Pace, a race that will feature the talents of African-American drivers.

Simulcast wagering on both harness and thoroughbreds will continue seven days a week throughout the month. And of course, there’s also gaming and entertainment daily at Monticello Casino and Raceway.