Home of the Louisiana Derby

Details for Saturday, April 1

Louisiana Derby Day presented by Twinspires.com featuring eight stakes worth $2.36 million including the Grade II Twinspires.com Louisiana Derby, the Grade II Fair Grounds Oaks, the Grade II New Orleans Handicap and the Grade II Muniz Memorial Handicap is Saturday, April 1, 2017. First post 12:30 p.m.

Clubhouse Admission: $20

General Admission: $10


Clubhouse Dining reservations start at $75 per person – at tables of four or six only – and go up to $150 per person, depending on the row and vantage point. Reservations include admission, programs, buffet, soft drinks/iced tea, tax and gratuity. Clubhouse reservations are almost full. Call (504) 943-2200 to reserve a table.

Other dining options include De Saix Deli, Gentilly Grill, Messina’s, and various concession stands throughout four floors.

Also, look for our traveling Bloody Mary bars!

Have a group looking for the ultimate Derby experience? Email groupsales@fgno.com for availability.

Limited to 50 contestants. Meet at 1:30pm in the Apron Tent to reserve your spot. Good luck!


Enjoy a once in a lifetime opportunity to see the Express Clydesdales ride around the historic Fair Grounds track at 2pm. Get your cameras ready!