2024 Horsemen Incentives & Benefits


        AUBURN, Wash. – A package of horsemen incentives and benefits has been announced for Emerald Downs’ 55-day meeting May 4 to Sept. 15, 2024, including bonuses for new and returning trainers along with a ship & and run incentive program for horses whose most recent starts were outside of Washington, Oregon, and British Columbia. Other features include free stall bedding for all horses arriving before June 1, complimentary hotwalker usage, and no HISA per start fees. Emerald Downs’ stable area opens Friday, Feb. 23, with the track open for training beginning Monday, Feb. 26. A complete list of incentives is below.