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Second Course All Gravy for Yockey's Warrior in Thanksgiving Repeat

For the second consecutive year, Yockey’s Warrior was much the best in the $72,000 Thanksgiving Handicap at Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots. Owned by trainer Al Stall Jr. in partnership with Stewart Madison, Steve Landry, Matt Bernard, and Joel Broussard, the dark bay 5-year-old son of Warrior...

Barn Notes: Thursday, November 23

         ·        Cedartown Gives Stidham First Godolphin Stake, Aims to FG Series ·        Change of Equipment for Forevamo ·        Finley’sluckycharm...

Barn Notes: Wednesday, November 22

·        Stall on Top After Four-Bagger Opening Day ·        Much Trouble Impresses Amoss ·        Daughter of Ashado Tops ‘Black Friday’ 2-Year-Old Maiden STALL ON TOP AFTER FOUR-BAGGER OPENING...

My Miss Chiff No Nonsense in Happy Ticket -- Effort Topped Four-Stakes Fair Grounds Opening Day

Town and Country Racing’s Al Stall Jr.-trained My Miss Chiff was all class in victory in the $50,000 Happy Ticket Stakes for Louisiana-bred sprint fillies and mares on Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots’ four-stakes Opening Day. Off since a third-place finish in Pimlico’s Grade III Miss Preakness...

Barn Notes: Saturday, November 18

·        Chublicious Could Chow Down in Thanksgiving ·        Geroux Geared Up for Riding Title Defense ·        Jenda’s Agenda Back in Training ·       ...

Fresh Faces, Fair Grounds Favorites Return in Formidable Jockey and Trainer Colonies

 Live Thoroughbred racing is set to return in New Orleans for the 146th time, as Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots will open for the start of the Thoroughbred racing season on Saturday, Nov. 18 with a 3 p.m. first post. The new racing season provides a backdrop for a competitive battle in...

146th Thoroughbred Key Dates

KEY DATES TO KNOW: 146th THOROUGHBRED RACING SEASON The 146th Thoroughbred Racing Season at Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots is approaching, with Opening Day scheduled for Saturday, November 18 with Starlight Racing and a 3 p.m. first post. Below are some key dates throughout the season to help...

Key Dates to Know: 146th Thoroughbred Racing Season

The 146th Thoroughbred Racing Season at Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots is approaching, with Opening Day scheduled for Saturday, November 18 with Starlight Racing and a 3 p.m. first post. Below are some key dates throughout the season to help fans and horsemen plan ahead (all times Central)....

Fair Grounds Connections Fire at Breeder's Cup

Highlighted by Gun Runner’s dominating performance in Saturday’s Grade I $6 million Breeders’ Cup Classic and Forever Unbridled’s win in the Grade I $2 million Breeder’s Cup Distaff, Fair Grounds connections took down the biggest prizes on both days at Del Mar this past weekend. Winchell...

Holiday Sip & Shop

The Fair Grounds Sip & Shop returns for the holiday season on Sunday, December 10 and will include a day of live horse racing! VIP Shoppers can attend one hour prior to the general public and receive bottomless drinks from 12-4pm. We only have 100 of these special tickets for $25! General...