Racing Events

Mr. Sulu Stakes

Nov 14 2009 - 4:38am - 3:38am

The 2nd running of the Mr. Sulu Stakes.

Old Hickory Stakes

Nov 7 2009 - 10:00am - 6:00pm

The 32nd running of the Old Hickory Stakes.  Purse of $60,000.  2 year olds 6 furlongs.

Pontalba Stakes

Nov 7 2009 - 10:05am - 5:30pm

The 39th running of the Pontalba Stakes.  Purse of $60,000.  2 year old fillies.  6 furlongs.

Blushing KD Handicap

Nov 6 2009 - 10:00am - 5:00pm

The 2nd running of the Blushing KD Handicap.  Purse of $60,000.  3 year old fillies & mares.  1 and 1/16 mile. On turf.

Breeders' Cup World Championships

Nov 6 2009 - 11:00am - Nov 7 2009 - 5:00pm

Racing's championship weekend returns to the Oak Tree meet at Santa Anita.

Opening Day - 138th Season

Nov 6 2009 - 10:00am - 6:00pm

Fair Grounds opens its 138th season of Thoroughbred racing. This is the earliest opening day ever for Fair Grounds.

Quarter Horse Opening Day

Sep 8 2009 - 10:00am - 6:00pm

Fair Grounds' second Quarter Horse meet begins. This year's meet covers 10 days.

Belmont Stakes

Jun 6 2009 - 10:00am - 6:00pm

Catch the final leg of Thoroughbred racing's Triple Crown at Fair Grounds or at any of the nine Fair Grounds OTB locations in southeast Louisiana.

Preakness

May 16 2009 - 8:15am - 5:30pm

Catch the second leg of Thoroughbred racing's Triple Crown at Fair Grounds or any of the nine Fair Grounds OTB locations in southeast Louisiana.

Kentucky Derby Day

May 2 2009 - 8:30am - 5:30pm

Catch the 135th running of the "Run for the Roses" at any of the nine Fair Grounds OTB locations in southeast Louisiana.