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Mobile Bay Headlines Louisiana Champions Day Classic

Defending Louisiana Champions Day Classic winner Mobile Bay leads a field of eight Louisiana-breds in the 27th running of the $150,000 event on Saturday, Dec. 9 where he will break from post three, but the 5-year old son of Lone Star Special will have to overcome a 10-month layoff if he wants to...

Chanteline, Rapid Rhythm Take Split Divisions of Richie Scherer Memorial

Ten Broeck Farm’s Chanteline and Robert Evans’ Rapid Rhythm captured split divisions of Saturday’s $50,000 Richie Scherer Memorial at Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots, named in honor of late trainer and Fair Grounds mainstay Richie Scherer. Chanteline, ridden by Jamie Theriot for trainer...

Barn Notes: Saturday, December 2

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Barn Notes: Friday, December 1

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Rapid Rhythm, Triple Chelsea Top Split Stakes Honoring Memory of Richie Scherer

The $50,000 Richie Scherer Memorial will take place Saturday in two divisions at Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots. Serving as races four and eight, the 5½-furlong dash over the Stall-Wilson turf course is topped by favorites in each respective division, Triple Chelsea and Rapid Rhythm. In the...

Barn Notes: Thursday, November 30

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Coca-Cola Holiday Family Day

Join us on Saturday, December 16 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...

Barn Notes: Sunday, November 26

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Barn Notes: Saturday, November 25

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Barn Notes: Friday, November 24

BRAVO MAKES MARK IN BACK-TO-BACK STYLE Jockey Joe Bravo, a winner of more than 5,200 races, has quickly made himself at home in his first tenure at Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots. The veteran rider and winner of 24 Grade I races and 157 graded events overall won back-to-back races on Thursday...