(Ellis Park / Photos by Holly M. Smith)

Officials from Ellis Park Racing & Gaming announced Friday and Saturday’s programs will be postponed to Monday and Tuesday, respectively, due to forecasted temperatures in the high 90s and a projected heat index value of 106 degrees, according to the National Weather Service.

          The Friday-Saturday cards will transfer as is to Monday-Tuesday and will not be redrawn.

          Sunday’s nine-race program remains on schedule. First post Sunday-Tuesday will remain 11:45 a.m. (CDT).

          For more information about racing and gaming from Ellis Park, visit www.ellisparkracing.com.