The Annear family from Montague will be one of four harness racing families honoured for their longtime achievements during the Atlantic Breeders Crown on Thanksgiving weekend.
The host committee released the names on Tuesday.
The Emmons MacKay family of Bible Hill, N.S.; the Bob Forward family of Newfoundland and Labrador; and the Stevenson family from New Brunswick, will also be recognized.
The family recognition will be part of the upcoming Atlantic Breeders Crown weekend in Charlottetown on Oct. 12 and 13. Atlantic Sire Stakes divisional champions will be crowned during the weekend.
The four families from each of the Atlantic Provinces will be saluted with memorabilia on display in the memory lane room on the second level of Red Shores at the Charlottetown Driving Park.
Family presentations will also be part of the gala awards night on Saturday, Oct. 12 at the Rodd Royalty, Charlottetown.
The reception will begin at 7 p.m. with the banquet at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $30 and available at Charlottetown Vet Clinic, Red Shores race office or by calling 629-6636.
For more information go to www.redshores.ca.