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Valadorna Seeks Stakes Validation in Rachel Alexandra

The Grade II $200,000 Rachel Alexandra Stakes has become a vital prep for not only the Grade II $400,000 Fair Grounds Oaks five weeks later over the same Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots main track and 1 1/16-miles distance, but also the Grade I $1,000,000 Longines Kentucky Oaks five weeks...

Guest Suite Takes On Mo Town, Full Field in Risen Star

The Grade II $400,000 Risen Star Stakes features a clash between a formidable Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots-based home team and a pair of potent stakes-winning invaders from each side of the country in its 2017 edition. Led by Grade III Lecomte Stakes winner Guest Suite, the New Orleans...

Barn Notes: Friday, February 17

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Barn Notes: Thursday, February 16

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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...