07/21/2008 11:00PM

Laurel to run mini-meet


Laurel Park will open for a 10-day mini-meet featuring weekday twilight racing from Aug. 8 through Aug. 21.

The track will offer free admission on Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays, when first post time is 3:30 p.m. Eastern. Racing begins at 1:10 p.m. for Saturday and Sunday cards.

The meet will feature a pair of $50,000 stakes for Maryland-bred 3-year-olds, the Twixt on Aug. 9 and the Humphrey S. Finney on Aug. 16.