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Breeders' Fund

$225,000 In-State & $50,000 Out-of-State racing available in 2016 Read More

Race Tracks

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Condition Books

2016 Condition Books now available Read More

Welcome to the North Dakota Racing Commission Web Site

The North Dakota Racing Commission is the regulatory body in charge of regulating live and simulcast racing in North Dakota and administers three special funds for the benefit of the horse racing industry in North Dakota. The Commission is made up of five members appointed by the Governor and has an office staff of a Director and Administrative Assistant. The office is located at 500 North 9th Street, Bismarck, ND 58501-4509.

News

ND Racing Commission Meeting Scheduled

Tuesday, August 16, 2016 - 4:30pm

The next meeting for the ND Racing Commission will be held:

Thursday, September 22 @ 10:30 a.m. (Central Time)
Fort Totten Room at the State Capitol
600 East Boulevard Avenue, Bismarck, ND

Meeting Notice PDF Read more about ND Racing Commission Meeting Scheduled

Next Scheduled Meeting

Wednesday, July 27, 2016 - 12:30pm

Next Scheduled Meeting for the ND Racing Commission

Phone meeting: Wednesday, August 3, 2016 at 10:30 a.m. (Central Time)

Meeting Notice PDF Read more about Next Scheduled Meeting

2016 Race Meets Notice - 72 hour health certificate

Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 11:30am
Please be aware that the tracks, State Vet and Commission are now requiring health certs and temps to be completed within 72 hours prior to entering Chippewa Downs or the ND Horse Park. The State Vet requests that anyone who plans on hauling in each weekend of the meets contact him prior to or during the first weekend of the meet to discuss.

Next Scheduled ND Racing Commission Meeting

Monday, May 23, 2016 - 2:00pm

A telephone meeting of the ND Racing Commission has been scheduled for:

Tuesday, June 21, 2016 at 10:30 a.m., Central Time

ND Racing Commission Office Read more about Next Scheduled ND Racing Commission Meeting

Breed Fund Registration Fee Change for 2017

Tuesday, April 26, 2016 - 10:00am

Per action of the Commission at the April 21 meeting, the Breed Fund Registration reduced fee schedule for Foals will end December 31, 2016. Beginning January 1, 2017 the fees for Foal registration shall be in accordance with Admin. Rule 69.5-01-09-02(4) which provides: Read more about Breed Fund Registration Fee Change for 2017

April 21 Meeting Agenda

Friday, April 8, 2016 - 9:30am

Next Scheduled Meeting for the Racing Commission:        

Thursday, April 21, 2016 @ 10:30 a.m. (Central Time)

Fort Union Room, State Capitol

600 East Boulevard Ave., Bismarck, ND

Meeting Notice PDF Read more about April 21 Meeting Agenda

2016 ND Bred Program

Wednesday, March 9, 2016 - 11:30am

2016 ND Bred Program

In-State Racing

$225,000 has been made available by the ND Racing Commission from the ND Breed Fund to provide breeders awards for 2016 in-state racing. The in-state minimum guaranteed Breed Fund pool of $150,000 has been extended an additional year through 2019. Read more about 2016 ND Bred Program

Next Scheduled ND Racing Commission Meeting

Friday, February 26, 2016 - 2:00pm

Thursday, April 21, 2016 at 10:30 a.m. (Central Time)

Fort Union Room, State Capitol

600 East Boulevard Ave., Bismarck, ND Read more about Next Scheduled ND Racing Commission Meeting