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Hours of Operation for Jazz Fest

As a longtime partner and friend to Jazz Fest, we look forward to another incredible year of food, fun and amazing entertainment. The following information and map below should assist in guiding you to the Slot Facility during the Festival dates. Live Show Days (Friday, April 22 - Sunday, April 24...

103rd Derby Parade of Hats

Congratulations to our Parade of Hats winners this past Saturday at the 103rd Louisiana Derby! 1st Place: Stacie Grant of Dallas, TX 2nd Place: Debbie Evans of Covington, LA 3rd Place: Ivy Howard of Lakeview, LA Pictured here with judge (left) Christina Famularo, Miss Louisiana INTL   For...

S'maverlous Shocks in Grade II New Orleans Handicap

 A $32,000 claim in September 2015, Gata Racing Stable’s S’maverlous joined the ranks of graded stakes winners when capturing Saturday’s Grade II $400,000 New Orleans Handicap on Louisiana Derby Day presented by TwinSpires.com at Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots. Making his stakes debut...

Take The Stand Denies All, Charged With Track Record

Earle Mack, Wachtel Stable and Brous Stable’s Bill Mott-trained Take the Stand shipped in from Florida, drew the one-hole and proved an expert witness for the Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots fans with a gate-to-wire win by 1¼ lengths in track record time in the Grade II $300,000 Muniz Memorial...

Gun Runner Blasts Into Derby With Louisiana Landslide

Winchell Thoroughbreds and Three Chimneys Farm’s Steve Asmussen-trained Gun Runner proved his victory five weeks ago in the Grade II $400,000 Risen Star Stakes at Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots was not just a shot in the dark as the son of Candy Ride ran to an authoritative 4½-length victory...

Land Over Sea Coasts in Fair Grounds Oaks

Reddam Racing’s Doug O’Neill-trained Land Over Sea shipped in from California, dodged divisional champ Songbird and annexed a big win in The Big Easy with a 4½-length sigh of class relief Saturday afternoon in the Grade II $400,000 Twinspires.com Fair Grounds Oaks at Fair Grounds Race Course &...

Land Over Sea Coasts in Fair Grounds Oaks

Reddam Racing’s Doug O’Neill-trained Land Over Sea shipped in from California, dodged divisional champ Songbird and annexed a big win in The Big Easy with a 4½-length sigh of class relief Saturday afternoon in the Grade II $400,000 Twinspires.com Fair Grounds Oaks at Fair Grounds Race Course &...

Gun Runner Blasts Into Derby With Louisiana Landslide

Winchell Thoroughbreds and Three Chimneys Farm’s Steve Asmussen-trained Gun Runner proved his victory five weeks ago in the Grade II $400,000 Risen Star Stakes at Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots was not just a shot in the dark as the son of Candy Ride ran to an authoritative 4½-length victory...

103rd LOUISIANA DERBY DAY NOTES: March 25, 2016

·        Candy My Boy Team Confident ·        Can’thelpbelieving out of Muniz ·        Closing Bell Gets Back to Turf in Muniz ·        Ahh Chocolate Remains...

103rd LOUISIANA DERBY DAY NOTES: March 24, 2016 (P.M. Set)

·        Game Time for Mo Tom and Amoss ·        Street Fancy Flying Under the Fair Grounds Oaks Radar ·        Venus Valentine out to Prove Herself ·       ...