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Fair Grounds, First American Bankcard Inc. Donate to United Way

FAIR GROUNDS, FIRST AMERICAN BANKCARD, INC. DONATE $12,522 TO UNITED WAY TO AID TORNADO RELIEF EFFORTS NEW ORLEANS (February 13, 2017) – Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots and First American Bankcard, Inc., made a donation of $12,522 on Friday to the United Way of Southeast Louisiana to aid in...

Barn Notes: Sunday, February 12

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Stallion Heiress Stunning in Broussard

Stallionaire Enterprises’ Stallion Heiress was nothing short of dominant in her stakes debut Saturday afternoon at Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots, sauntering home an easy 7¾-length gate-to-wire winner under Mitchell Murrill for trainer Mike Stidham in the $50,000 Joseph E. ‘Spanky’ Broussard...

Barn Notes: Friday, February 10

                                     ·        Valdivia Returns Victoriously ·...

Barn Notes: Thursday, February 9

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Cochon de Lait Fundraiser on March 8

Join us for a Cochon de Lait on Wednesday, March 8, 2017 from 4:30-6:30pm in the 1 West Grandstand. Tickets are $30 in advance or $35 at the door and are limited to 350 tickets maximum. You can purchase tickets at the programs booth in the Valet Lobby. All proceeds will benefit Angels Grove Ranch...

Cowboy Culture Courageous in Keith Gee

Cheyenne Stables’Cowboy Culture stayed perfect in three career starts on Saturday, showing marked tenacity and serious acceleration in the final eighth of a mile to prove victorious as the 3-2 favorite in the $50,000 Keith Gee Memorial Stakes at Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots. The Brad Cox-...

Gabriel Saez Lands 1,000th Career Win

Jockey Gabriel Saez achieved a milestone on Saturday when the newly turned 29-year-old Panama City, Panama, native earned his 1,000th career victory when  I Hope won the eighth race at Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots. A graduate of the Laffit Pincay Jockey Training Academy in his native...

Barn Notes: Saturday, February 4

  ·        Takeoff, Arklow Work Toward Risen Star ·        Tom’s Ready Training Well for Stewart ·        What What What Possibly Sold ·        Ramsey,...

Barn Notes: Friday, February 3

·        I’m a Chatterbox Half-Brother Zinger Makes Stakes Debut Saturday ·        It’s Your Nickel Points to Risen Star, Louisiana Derby ·        Excitations Exciting for Stall ·  ...