fair 2Welcome to the Michigan Harness Horsemen’s Association website.  Our organization has been active since 1947 and strives to serve and support the Standardbred horse owners, breeders, trainers and drivers of Michigan.



TENTATIVE – Fair Racing

TENTATIVE Fair Racing Schedule These dates have NOT been approved by the State. We will send out a final schedule once approved by the State. DRAFT – NOT OFFICIAL  FAIR PROPER NAME COMMON NAME TYPE WEEK TENTATIVE RACE DATE ASSIGNED Read More …

Horsemen Meeting on New Drug Testing

Horsemen invited to Feb. 22 meeting on New Equine Drug Testing Information All horsemen who compete at Hazel Park or Northville Downs are urged to attend an important meeting with Petra Hartmann, laboratory director, Industrial Laboratories, at 9 a.m. Wednesday, Read More …

2017 Michigan Colt Stakes Racing Program

We are excited to announce that the 2017 Michigan Colt Stakes Program will now be open to MI Bred and MI Sired! The Sire Stakes will only be open to MI Sired. Below are links to the 2017 payment schedule, Read More …

Application for Occupational License

Please submit your application for occupational licenses prior to the start of live racing. This ensures that you are properly licensed and ready to race. Applications for occupational licenses are available online at www.michigan.gov/mgcb On the left select “Horse Racing”, and Read More …

2017 Mini-Series at Northville Downs REVISED

The conditions for the Mini-Series at Northville were revised slightly after discussions with ND. Please find the revised conditions link below. Just released! Mini-Series at Northville Conditions Mini-Series Conditions

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