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Stall Apps For FG Thoroughbred Meet Available

Stall applications for the 137th Thoroughbred season of racing at Fair Grounds are now available. Horsemen can download the application on the horsemen’s page at fairgroundsracecourse.com. Hard copies of the application will be available at racing offices throughout the country early next week.

Stall Applications For FG Thoroughbred Meet Available

NEW ORLEANS, La. (August 15, 2008) - Stall applications for the 137th Thoroughbred season of racing at Fair Grounds are now available. Horsemen can download the application on the horsemen's page at fairgroundsracecourse.com or by clicking here. Hard copies of the application will be available at...

Randy Soth To Leave Fair Grounds Race Course

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (Aug. 14, 2008) – Churchill Downs Incorporated (“CDI” or “Company”) (NASDAQ: CHDN) today announced that Randall E. Soth, who since September 2004 has served as president of Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots (“Fair Grounds”) in New Orleans, is leaving CDI to pursue other career...

Countdown To Quarter Horse Meet Underway

Live racing at Fair Grounds, usually reserved for the winter, is about to be part of the New Orleans summer. The track’s inaugural Quarter Horse meet is little more than a week away, on Aug. 20-24. First post each day is 3 p.m. CDT.

Countdown To Quarter Horse Meet Underway

NEW ORLEANS, La. (August 11, 2008) - Live racing at Fair Grounds, usually reserved for the winter, is about to be part of the New Orleans summer. The track's inaugural Quarter Horse meet is little more than a week away, on Aug. 20-24. First post each day is 3 p.m. CDT. Nominations closed Aug. 4 for...

Jason Boulet Named Racing Secretary

Louisiana native Jason Boulet has been named racing secretary at Fair Grounds, track president Randy Soth announced Wednesday, July 23. Boulet, who worked at Fair Grounds from 2002-05 in a variety of capacitiies, has served as racing secretary at Evangeline Downs since 2005.

Jason Boulet Named Racing Secretary At Fair Grounds

NEW ORLEANS, La (July 23, 2008) - Louisiana native Jason Boulet has been named racing secretary at Fair Grounds, track president Randy Soth announced Wednesday. Boulet, 39, has served as racing secretary at Evangeline Downs in Opelousas, La., since 2005. He is no stranger to Fair Grounds or racing...

Big Bucks! $547,821 Slot Jackpot Winner At Fair Grounds

Jimmy Burse, a New Orleans-area construction worker, became the biggest winner in the history of Fair Grounds Race Course and Slots when he hit a $547,821 statewide progressive MegaJackpot® on the Wheel of Fortune® quarters slot machine Friday night, July 11.

New Orleans Man Wins $547,821 Slot Jackpot At Fair Grounds

Jimmy Burse, a New Orleans-area construction worker, became the biggest winner in the 10-month history of Fair Grounds Race Course and Slots when he hit a $547,821 statewide progressive MegaJackpot® on the Wheel of Fortune® quarters slot machine Friday night, July 11.

New Orleans Man Wins $547,821 Slot Jackpot At Fair Grounds

NEW ORLEANS, La. (July 12, 2008) - Jimmy Burse, a New Orleans-area construction worker, became the biggest winner in the 10-month history of Fair Grounds Race Course and Slots when he hit a $547,821 statewide progressive MegaJackpot® on the Wheel of Fortune® quarters slot machine Friday night....