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NYRA Releases Official Logo for the 2016 Belmont Stakes Racing Festival

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The New York Racing Association has released the official logo for the 2016 Belmont Stakes Racing Festival.

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Dates for the 2016 Belmont Stakes Racing Festival pre-sale, as well as for the general ticket sale will be announced in January.

Photo by: NYRA.

Ozone Park, NY - December 16, 2015 - The New York Racing Association has released the official logo for the 2016 Belmont Stakes Racing Festival.  The graphic can be downloaded online, and can also be viewed by visiting BelmontStakes.com.

Highlighted by the 148th running of the Grade 1, $1.5 million dollar Belmont Stakes, the oldest and most challenging leg of horse racing's vaunted "Triple Crown", the three day mega event will begin on Thursday, June 9, 2016, and conclude on Saturday, June 11, 2016. 

Registration is also underway for the inaugural Belmont Stakes Racing Festival ticket pre-sale, open to horseplayers and racing fans signing up at BelmontStakes.com, or at NYRA.com.  All registrants for the pre-sale will automatically be entered into this exclusive offering, and will be contacted in the coming weeks with additional instructions to easily secure their place in the pre-sale.

Dates for the 2016 Belmont Stakes Racing Festival pre-sale, as well as for the general ticket sale will be announced in January.