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Take the Streetcar to Fair Grounds from the French Quarter

On a day when the weather is mild there is no more enjoyable way for out-of-town visitors to reach Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots than on New Orleans’ historic streetcar line, which has been

Video: Katie Mikolay Weekend Preview


Fair Grounds to Offer Pick 18 Friday

Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots will offer a one-time-only Pick 18 on Friday’s gargantuan 18-race card that kicks off at 12:40 p.m. CDT and continues well into the evening.

Fillies, Fashion & Fizz Presented by Macy's Returns On Louisiana Derby Day, April 1

The arrival of spring means it’s time to dust off your hats and seersuckers.

Fair Grounds Announces New Oaks Day Partnership With Susan G. Komen

Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots will partner with the Susan G.

Into the Stretch at Fair Grounds...

Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots has saved plenty of action for the home stretch of its 140th Thoroughbred Racing Season, with the biggest stakes and best parties st

New Website Now Live

FairGroundsRaceCourse.com, the official website of Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots, re-launched today with a new design and a more intuitive

Handicapping Tournaments Aplenty at Fair Grounds Meet

Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots has added two new handicapping contests to the schedule for its upcoming 140th Thoroughbred Racing Season, including the first-ever Fair Grounds NHC

Reservations Line Opens Oct. 24


Next Tasting at the Track Set for Oct. 13

Fair Grounds continues its “Tastings at the Track” wine tasting series on Thursday, October 13, from 6 to 8 p.m., with the theme, "Robust Reds: Big Reds from Amarone to Zinfandel." Held in partners