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Barn Notes: Sunday, November 23

IN TODAY'S NOTES: SUNBEAN SLAMS DELTA MILE, TAKES AIM ON FAIR GROUNDS STAKES; BREEDERS' CUP-PLACED TOP DECILE GETS UP FOR 2015; GANTRY GOES FOR ANOTHER SERVING SUNBEAN SLAMS DELTA MILE, TAKES AIM ON FAIR GROUNDS STAKES   Brittlyn Stable’s Sunbean dismantled four other competitors in Saturday’s...

Barn Notes: Saturday, November 22

IN TODAY'S NOTES: REGALLY BRED EXODUS FULL OF PROMISE FOR JONES; PACIFIC PINK POSSIBLE FOR LOUISIANA CHAMPIONSHIPS AFTER DEBUT WIN; VASYUTOV MAY MOVE TACK TO FAIR GROUNDS REGALLY BRED EXODUS FULL OF PROMISE FOR JONES             Fox Hill Farm’s...

Barn Notes: Friday, November 21

IN TODAY'S NOTES: LEADING OWNER MOSS READY FOR MORE; MARYLAND-BASED JOCKEY BOYCE HEADED TO FAIR GROUNDS; HEITAI OUT OF THANKSGIVING, TO FOCUS ON 2015 BREEDERS' CUP   LEADING OWNER MOSS READY FOR MORE                 ...

143rd Thoroughbred Racing Season Meet Preview

Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots, generally accepted to be the third-oldest racetrack in the country, will kick off its 143rd season of thoroughbred racing on Friday, November 21 with Starlight Racing. The 81-day live meet includes 47 stakes worth $5.73 million, headlined by Louisiana Derby Day...

Fair Grounds Premieres WYES-TV Documentary "Fair Grounds Memories"

For 162 years, Fair Grounds Race Course in New Orleans has been a storied staple of the city’s culture, providing entertainment through horse racing, exhibitions, boxing, baseball games and music festivals for generations. On November 19, WYES-TV will premiere “New Orleans Fair Grounds Memories,” a...

Fair Grounds Premieres WYES-TV Documentary "Fair Grounds Memories"

For 162 years, Fair Grounds Race Course in New Orleans has been a storied staple of the city’s culture, providing entertainment through horse racing, exhibitions, boxing, baseball games and music festivals for generations. On November 19, WYES-TV will premiere “New Orleans Fair Grounds Memories,” a...

Key Dates to Know: 143rd Thoroughbred Racing Season

  Here are some key dates before and during the season to help fans and horsemen plan ahead (all times Central). November 21- Opening Night of the 143rd Thoroughbred Racing Season presented by East Jefferson General Hospital with Starlight Racing with a Cosmic twist and the Miller Lite White...

Fair Grounds Premieres WYES-TV Documentary "Fair Grounds Memories"

For 162 years, Fair Grounds Race Course in New Orleans has been a storied staple of the city’s culture, providing entertainment through horse racing, exhibitions, boxing, baseball games and music festivals for generations. On November 19, WYES-TV will premiere “New Orleans Fair Grounds Memories,” a...

Thanks for Voting in the Pony Hop!

Thanks for entering the Pony Hop or voting for your friend to compete in Pony Hop: Battle of the Sexes! Watch the leaderboard at https://www.facebook.com/FairGroundsRaceCourseandSlots to see if your friend makes it.  Then see them bounce live on November 21 at Fair Grounds Race Course &...

Fair Grounds to Host DRF/NTRA National Handicapping Championship Qualifier

Fair Grounds Championship Handicapping Tournament (RULES) Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots will play host to the Fair Grounds Championship handicapping tournament on December 20, 2014 that will offer two paid berths into the DRF/NTRA National Handicapping Championship. The 16th annual NHC is...