Win a $500 Bet
12 Winners for 12 Stakes
Win a $500 Bet on Night of Champions
Earn extra entries with $2 WPS wagers on Hawthorne's 5th race every Friday, Saturday & Sunday
Harness is Back!
Chicago's Hometown Track
Harness Racing Is Back!
Every Friday, Saturday & Sunday night on a classic 1-mile track
$30 Low Roller
No Entry Fee
Free Contest Every Saturday
Cash bonus prizes from a $30 bankroll with WPS wagers on Hawthorne races 1-5
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100s of big screen TVs. Bet on races from around the world. Plus video slots and food & beverage specials.
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PointsBet Sportsbooks in Villa Park, Crestwood, Prospect Heights and at the track.
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