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.



Gaming Legislation Update – Horse Racing – HB4310

Michigan House of Representatives passed the gaming legislation package Wednesday October 30, 2019 that would legalize sports betting(HB4916), internet gaming (HB4311) and gambling on fantasy sports (HB4308), included in this package is HB 4310 (Vaupel) which would authorize third party Read More …

State Awards 52 Standardbred Race Dates in 2020 to Northville Downs

The Michigan Gaming Control Board has released the 2020 live horse racing meet orders. Northville Downs is allocated the following Standardbred horse racing dates in 2020 on which live horse racing shall be conducted by the licensee during the term Read More …

CHANGE OF POST TIME – Saturday Nov. 2nd, 2019

Horsemen, The Michigan Gaming Control Board has granted an MGCB Order Change of Time  to Northville Downs for Saturday, November 2nd. The Breeders Cup Classic post time is scheduled to be 8:45 PM EST. With a 6 PM post time. The MHHA, along with Northville Downs, feels Read More …

Board of Directors Nomination Form – 2020

Any member interested in being elected to the MHHA Board of Directors should complete the   BOD Nomination Form 2020 The By-Laws of the Michigan Harness Horsemen’s Association specify the following: Candidates shall file a written petition signed by at least fifteen (15) voting Read More …

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