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Louisiana Derby Day / Fillies, Fashion & Fizz

Apr 1 2012 - 12:00pm - 5:30pm
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The meet ends on an unprecedented high note as the $1 million Louisiana Derby for top 3-year-olds pointing to the Kentucky Derby is positioned on Closing Day for the first time ever.  Fair Grounds' signature race tops an amazing racing extravaganza with seven stakes overall, including three Grade II events, cumulatively worth more than $2.1 million in purse money. 

Fillies, Fashion & Fizz - the upscale Louisiana Derby Day party takes over the Miller Lite Beer Garden for a decadent afternoon of champagne, desserts, hat contests, fashion shows and more.  First post 12:10 p.m.

Grandstand General Admission, $5; Clubhouse or Fillies, Fashion & Fizz General Admission, $10.

This exciting day is closing day for the Fair Grounds racing season.

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