The Little Brown JugThoroughbred racing has the Kentucky Derby and Quarter Horses have the All American Derby, but for Standardbreds, one of the most coveted races for 3-year-olds is the Little Brown Jug. The race was created over 70 years ago and remains a staple on the pacing circuit.
The Little Brown Jug may be a chance to spot future champions: last year’s winner, Wiggle It Jiggleit, went on to be named Horse of the Year.
- Track: Delaware County Fair
- Inaugural Race: 1946
- Conditions: 3 year old colts & geldings pacing
- Race date: 3rd Thursday after Labor Day
- 2016 Purse: $577,000
Video of the 2014 Little Brown JugWatch as the three-year-old pacing gelding Limelight Beach wins the 2014 Little Brown Jug in straight heats at Ohio’s Delaware County Fair on Thursday, September 18, giving leading trainer, Ron Burke, his first career Little Brown Jug victory.
Where to Watch the Little Brown JugThe 2016 Little Brown Jug, as well as all other races from the Delaware County Fair, will be available live and free to all BetAmerica account holders on the website and iPhone App.
Be sure to login and watch the event live to see special guest Wiggle It Jiggleit lead the post parade for the first heat elimination in Race 13.
Historical Results for the Little Brown Jug
Big Bad John
Rock N Roll Heaven
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