The 2014 schedule keeps the same events, including the season ending Iowa Breeders' Cup. That event has the second largest purse in the country.
So, with racing starting on April 26, and it's just a few weeks away from pre-season schoolers, let's take a look at the 2014 stakes schedule:
|Killer Carew, 2013|
Iowa Breeders' Cup champion
ubuque Inaugural: Saturday, April 26, matinee.
Maiden Debut: Saturday, April 26, evening.
Memorial Sprint: Monday, May 26, matinee.
Secretary's Choice: Sunday, Oct. 26, matinee.
Dubuque Au Revoir: Sunday, Oct. 26, matinee.
King and Queen Sprint: Finals: Friday, July 4, matinee. Qualifying rounds: Friday, June 20, evening, June 20;, Wednesday, June 25, matinee; and Saturday, June 28, evening.
Dubuque Classic: Finals: Saturday, Aug. 30, evening. Qualifying rounds: Aug. 9, 16 and 23, all evenings.
Future Star: Finals: Saturday, Sept. 27, evening. Qualifying rounds: Saturday, Sept. 13, evening; Friday, Sept. 19, evening; and Wednesday, Sept. 24, matinee.
Iowa Bred Consolation: Sunday, Oct. 26, matinee.
Iowa Breeders' Cup: Finals: Sunday, Oct. 26, matinee. Qualifying rounds: Thursday, Oct. 9, evening; Sunday, Oct. 12, matinee; Saturday, Oct. 18, matinee; and Thursday, Oct. 23, evening.