Racing Events

eBay Auction for Thanksgiving Dining Reservations

Nov 11 2008 - 6:30pm - Nov 16 2008 - 6:30pm

We will once again be offering our Clubhouse dining tables on eBay beginning Tuesday, November 11 and ending on Sunday, November 16.  Visit and search "Fair Grounds Thanksgiving."

Thanksgiving Day

Nov 27 2008 - 9:30am - 4:00pm

Come out and enjoy racing on Thanksgiving Day and bring the family along for all of the excitement of the 137th season.

Breeders' Cup in the Clubhouse

Oct 25 2008 - 9:30am - 5:00pm

Come out and enjoy the Breeders' Cup Saturday on the 5th floor of the Clubhouse. A special Breeders' Cup buffet will be set up for your dining pleasure.

Quarter Horse Meet Opens

Aug 20 2008 - 2:00pm - 5:45pm

Join us for the first of five straight days of live Quarter Horse racing at Fair Grounds.

Stakes: $40,000 City Park Stakes 

Breeders' Cup

Oct 24 2008 - 11:56am - Oct 25 2008 - 10:56am

The 25th anniversary of the Breeders' Cup is the biggest ever. Catch the action at Fair Grounds or any Fair Grounds OTB from Santa Anita Park.

Belmont Day

Jun 7 2008 - 10:27am

Catch the action of the Belmont Stakes at Fair Grounds or any of the nine Fair Grounds OTB locations in southeast Louisiana. See locations for hours.

Opening Day

Nov 14 2008 - 8:59am

The nation's third-oldest track begins its 137th season of Thoroughbred racing.