Track News

Fair Grounds Unveils Grand Opening Original Painting

NEW ORLEANS, La (November 14, 2008) - Thomas "Tuna" Seither is known in New Orleans for his colorful posters for such prestigious sporting events as the Crescent City Classi

Fair Grounds Opens Doors to 'Our New House'

NEW ORLEANS, La. (November 14, 2008) - With new Fair Grounds president Austin Miller saying, "Welcome to our new house," and gold scissors snipping red and green ribbon

CDI, LAHBPA Reach ADW Agreement at Fair Grounds

LOUISVILLE, Ky (November 12, 2008) - Officials of Churchill Downs Incorporated (NASDAQ: CHDN) ("CDI") and representatives of the Louisiana Horsemen's Benevolent and Protective Asso

A Grand Day: FG to Open Slots Facility, Racing Season

NEW ORLEANS, La (November 12, 2008) - They've been racing horses on this site for a century and a half, but Friday will rank among the biggest days in the storied history of Fair Grou

Second Annual eBay Auction For Thanksgiving Dining Continues

NEW ORLEANS, La (November 10, 2008) - The second annual online auction for clubhouse dining room accommodations on Thanksgiving Day at Fair Grounds will continue this week.

eBay Auction for Thanksgiving Dining -- Now Through Sunday

NEW ORLEANS, La (November 3, 2008) -- The second annual online auction of seats to the most popular Thanksgiving dinner in New Orleans is underway and continues through Sunday.

Reservations Now Accepted; eBay Auction Begins Nov. 2

NEW ORLEANS, La (October 27, 2008) - Fair Grounds is now accepting reservations for clubhouse dining for the 2008-09 racing season, and the second annual online auction of seats to th

CDI Promotes Miller to President, Names Halstrom Head of Racing

LOUISVILLE, Ky (Oct 27, 2008) -- Churchill Downs Incorporated (NASDAQ: CHDN) ("CDI" or "Company") today announced that Austin Miller has been named president of Fair Grou

Fair Grounds To Change Tote Providers Next Week

NEW ORLEANS, La (September 25, 2008) - Fair Grounds customers will see significant changes in the way they place wagers when the track changes tote providers from SciGames to AmTote o