Family Fun Day Returns to Fair Grounds March 20
Bring the kids for an unforgettable afternoon at Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots when Family Fun Day returns March 20 with a petting zoo, two inflatable bounce houses, face painting, a rock-climbing wall and more. Admission is $5 (Children three and under are free).
Special food offerings include $1 hot dogs, $1 jambalaya and $1 sodas, plus cotton candy and funnel cakes by Messina’s Catering and health-conscious frozen yogurt by Pinkberry.
Family Fun Day takes place along the spacious Fair Grounds apron and in the trackside tent, across from the 1/16-mile pole, from Noon to 4 p.m. Enter at any of the Grandstand or Clubhouse entrances (guests under 21 are not permitted to use the Slots entrance).
From 1-3 p.m., Fair Grounds mascot Gentilly Billy hosts his first birthday party with free cupcakes (first 200 guests) and a candy-filled piñata, along with appearances by other mascot friends.
Children under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.
For more information on Family Fun Day contact Fair Grounds’ Partnerships & Retail Manager Leslie Monson at (504) 948-1231 or Leslie.Monson@fgno.com.