The 444th Araw ng Maynila Racing Festival

The 444th Araw ng Maynila Racing Festival will be held at the Manila Jockey Club’s San Lazaro Business and Leisure Park in Carmona, Cavite on Sunday, June 28.


The festival will feature the 1st Erap Cup Championship Stakes Race. Racing starts at 2 p.m.


Organizers said that horse owners have listed some 690 horses as possible entries, but only 100 horses may be accommodated to run in 13 races.


The festival is organized by the city government in cooperation with the Philippine Thoroughbred Owners and Breeders Organization.


Proceeds of the racing festival will be donated to the Erap Foundation Inc., for Manila Mayor Joseph Ejercito Estrada’s nationwide scholarship program.