Track News

NEWS RELEASE: Louisiana Derby Golf Tournament March 10

Louisiana Derby Golf Tournament March 10 to Benefit Fair Grounds Backstretch Community

Two Turf Stakes Moved to Jan. 26

NEW ORLEANS (Wednesday, January 16, 2013) – Two turf stakes scheduled for Saturday’s Road to the Derby Kickoff Day Presented by Hotel Monteleone – the $125,000 Col. E.R.

Statement Regarding Hawthorne Quarantine

Due to the recent outbreak of Equine Herpesvirus (EHV-1) at Hawthorne Race Course, horses that have been based at Hawthorne will not be admitted onto Fair Grounds property until further notice.