Where to Watch/Listen: Horse Racing Coverage for Thanksgiving Holiday Weekend 2021

Where to Watch/Listen: Horse Racing Coverage for Thanksgiving Holiday Weekend 2021

The upcoming weekend in horse racing is highlighted by coast-to-coast action at several major tracks during what is always an enjoyable time on the sport’s annual calendar: Thanksgiving holiday weekend.

Churchill Downs and Del Mar both wind down their fall meets over the extended weekend, with both wrapping up on Sunday. Nov. 28. Meanwhile, two other major tracks will kick off their winter-spring meets: Tampa Bay Downs begins on Wednesday, Nov. 24, and on Thursday, Nov. 25, Fair Grounds opens with its traditional Thanksgiving day card.

Racing at Aqueduct and Churchill Downs will be featured on the NYRA-produced “America’s Day at the Races” show presented by America’s Best Racing from Wednesday to Sunday on FS2 and FS1 – check the below schedule for air times.

Racing at Del Mar and other tracks in North America and abroad will be showcased on TVG as part of that channel’s comprehensive package.

Here’s a rundown of television and radio coverage for the upcoming week:

TV Schedule

Date

Program

Time

Network/Social Media

Nov. 24

“America’s Day at the Races”

1 p.m.-5:30 p.m.

FS2

Nov. 24

Live coverage of horse racing

post time varies

TVG

Nov. 25

“America’s Day at the Races”

11:30 a.m.-5 p.m.

FS2

Nov. 25

Live coverage of horse racing

post time varies

TVG

Nov. 26

“America’s Day at the Races”

11:30 a.m.-5 p.m.

FS2

Nov. 26

Live coverage of horse racing

post time varies

TVG

Nov. 27

Live coverage of horse racing

post time varies

TVG

Nov. 28

“America’s Day at the Races”

11:30 a.m.-4 p.m. on FS2, 4 p.m.-6:30 p.m. on FS1

FS2 and FS1

Nov. 28

Live coverage of horse racing

post time varies

TVG

Note: All times listed are Eastern

Radio Schedule

Date Program Time Network
Nov. 24 At The Races with Steve Byk 9 a.m. Thoroughbred Radio Network
Nov. 24 Race Day on HRRN Presented by TwinSpires 3 p.m. HRRN
Nov. 24 Trainer Talk Presented by Fasig-Tipton 6 p.m. HRRN
Nov. 25 At The Races with Steve Byk 9 a.m. Thoroughbred Radio Network
Nov. 25 Race Day on HRRN Presented by TwinSpires 3 p.m. HRRN
Nov. 25 Brisnet Call-in Show 6 p.m. HRRN
Nov. 26 At The Races with Steve Byk 9 a.m. Thoroughbred Radio Network
Nov. 26 Race Day on HRRN Presented by TwinSpires 3 p.m. HRRN
Nov. 26 Weekend Stakes Preview Presented by NYRA Bets 6 p.m. HRRN
Nov. 27 Equine Forum Show 8 a.m. HRRN
Nov. 27 Off to the Races on The Racing Biz Radio Network 10 a.m. ESPN 950 AM

Note: All times listed are Eastern