Preparations are underway for the 60th season of harness racing at Vernon Downs.

The 2013 season begins on Friday night with a 6:45 post time.

A fireworks display will take place after the final race.

The schedule at Vernon Downs features 90 races days, mostly on Thursday, Friday and Saturday and runs until November 2nd.

A complete race and stakes calendar is available on the Vernon Downs website.