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Barn Notes: Saturday, December 3

·        Chocolate Ride, Cash Control Lead Santa Stakes Squad for Cox ·        Work Tab CHOCOLATE RIDE, CASH CONTROL LEAD SANTA STAKES SQUAD FOR COX Wentworth Brochu’s local favorite Chocolate Ride, a victor in all three graded...

Barn Notes: Friday, December 2

·        Cambodia Wins Like a Good Thing ·        Mo Tom Returns to Fair Grounds after Freshening ·        Keep Talking Doing Well ·        $1.35M Colt Tour De...

Barn Notes: Thursday, December 1

·        Valadorna to Winter at Fair Grounds ·        Morley and Family Giving New Orleans a Go ·        Terra Promessa Tops Work Tab VALADORNA TO WINTER AT FAIR GROUNDS Grade I Breeders’ Cup...

Coca-Cola Holiday Family Day, December 17

Join us on Saturday, December 17 from Noon - 4PM on the Apron Tent for our Coca-Cola Holiday Family Day! Bring the family for a merry & bright holiday celebration! We'll have photos with Santa, cookie decorating, hot cocoa, face painting, crafts and coloring. Photos are $5, cookie decorating is...

Fair Grounds Shifts February 5 Card to March 13

Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots announced today that the live racing program originally scheduled for Sunday, Feb. 5  will be moved to  Monday, March 13. There will be no live racing on Sunday Feb. 5, and the entirety of that program will be shifted to March 13. Fair Grounds...

Barn Notes: Sunday, November 27

·        Aktabantay Looking for Confidence Builder ·        Conquest Tiz One Likely for Champions Day ·        Jones Getting Jensen Rolling Again ·       ...

Stidham Duo Tops 10 in Battle of New Orleans

Ten fillies and mares have entered next Saturday’s second running of the $50,000 Battle of New Orleans Stakes over 5½ grassy furlongs of the Stall-Wilson turf course, including a pair of talented pupils from defending Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots meet champion trainer Mike Stidham’s barn...

Barn Notes: Saturday, November 26

·        Running Mate Stays Undefeated in Landslide Win ·        R Naja Comes Through for Stidham ·        Work Tab   RUNNING MATE STAYS UNDEFEATED IN LANDSLIDE WIN On Oct. 5 at Delaware...

Barn Notes: Friday, November 25

·        Yockey’s Warrior Exits Thanksgiving Win Well ·        Marco Mischief Promising in Graduation ·        Work Tab YOCKEY’S WARRIOR EXITS THANKSGIVING WIN WELL Trainer Al Stall, Jr., was...

Yockey's Warrior Stuffs 'Em in the Thanksgiving Handicap

Yockey’s Warrior let the frontrunners cook the early fractions on a warm New Orleans afternoon before roasting his rivals in the final quarter of a mile and proving a popular victor in the 92nd running of the $75,000 Thanksgiving Handicap at Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots. Trained by Al Stall...