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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 Officer. The office is located at 500 North 9th Street, Bismarck, ND 58501-4509.

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News

ND Breed Fund Foal Registration Change

Friday, December 6, 2019 - 3:30pm

Per action of the Racing Commission at the November 21 meeting, the Commissioners authorized a fee reduction for foals that are registered after their foaling year. Effective immediately, yearlings and older foals may be registered in the North Dakota Breed Fund for $250. The fee remains the same at $10, if the foal is registered by December 31 of their foaling year. Read more about ND Breed Fund Foal Registration Change

Reduced Fee Licensing for 2020

Friday, December 6, 2019 - 3:00pm

Per the motion of the ND Racing Commission at the November 21, 2019 meeting, the Commission has authorized offering a reduced fee on any license applications received sufficiently in advance of the 2020 racing season. Read more about Reduced Fee Licensing for 2020

ND Racing Commission Meeting in 2020

Friday, December 6, 2019 - 2:30pm

The next North Dakota Racing Commission meeting is scheduled for:

Thursday, February 20, 2020 at 10:30 a.m. (Central Time)
Peace Garden Room, State Capitol
600 East Boulevard Avenue, Bismarck, ND

ND Racing Commission Meeting Scheduled

Thursday, November 7, 2019 - 2:30pm

The next North Dakota Racing Commission meeting is scheduled for:

Thursday, November 21, 2019 at 10:30 a.m. (Central Time)
Peace Garden Room, State Capitol
600 East Boulevard Avenue, Bismarck, ND
 

Next Scheduled ND Racing Commission Meeting

Tuesday, July 30, 2019 - 11:00am

The next North Dakota Racing Commission meeting is scheduled for:

Thursday, August 29, 2019 at 10:30 a.m. (Central Time)
Peace Garden Room, State Capitol
600 East Boulevard Avenue, Bismarck, ND
 

ND Racing Commission Meeting Scheduled

Tuesday, July 9, 2019 - 1:30pm

The next North Dakota Racing Commission meeting is scheduled for:

Tuesday, July 16, 2019 at 9:30 a.m. (Central Time)
ND Racing Commission Office
Lower Level
500 North 9th Street, Bismarck, ND
 

ND Racing Commission Meeting Scheduled

Monday, June 17, 2019 - 2:30pm

The next North Dakota Racing Commission meeting is scheduled for:

Tuesday, June 18, 2019 at 11:30 a.m. (Central Time)
North Dakota Racing Commission Office
Lower Level
500 North 9th Street, Bismarck, ND

ND Racing Commission Special Meeting Scheduled

Thursday, June 6, 2019 - 10:30am

North Dakota Racing Commission meeting is scheduled for:

Thursday, June 6, 2019 at 4:00 p.m. (Central Time)
Chippewa Downs Racetrack
Hwy 5 West, Belcourt, ND

ND Racing Commission Special Meeting

Wednesday, June 5, 2019 - 1:00pm

North Dakota Racing Commission meeting is scheduled for:

Wednesday, June 5, 2019 at 2:00 p.m. (Central Time)
ND Racing Commission Office, Lower Level
500 North 9th Street, Bismarck, ND

Next ND Racing Commision Meeting

Tuesday, May 28, 2019 - 12:00pm

The next North Dakota Racing Commission meeting is scheduled for:

Friday, May 31, 2019 at 10:30 a.m. (Central Time)
Peace Garden Room, State Capitol
600 East Boulevard Avenue, Bismarck, ND