(all times local)
Saturday September 21: Laurel Park, 198 Laurel Race Track Rd, Laurel, Maryland 11:30-1:30
To see past Protests, go to the Horseracing Wrongs FB page.
October 19-20: Hudson Valley VegFest, Kingston, NY; Patrick Battuello to present: “The Evil of Horseracing; The Wisdom of Single-Issue Campaigns”
How to Organize a Protest:
Our Horseracing Wrongs team has years of experience holding educational protests at racetracks. At Saratoga Race Course, our protests have grown from 20 activists to over 100 (and counting) in just four years. We recently massed over 150 activists for the Belmont Stakes – the single largest protest at a racetrack anywhere, ever. Here are some tips for organizing and conducting effective protests: