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Fair Grounds Partners With Covenant House to Provide Thanksgiving Dinner for At-Risk Youth.

Executives from Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots delivered fried turkeys and sides to Covenant House to provide Thanksgiving dinner to homeless, runaway and at-risk youth in New Orleans.

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.

Starlight Racing Jan. 13, Upcoming Events, Slots Open Daily

NEW ORLEANS (January 13, 2017) – Tonight marks the return of the popular Starlight Racing series presented by Miller Lite at Fair Grounds.

Alternate Routes to Fair Grounds For Weekend I-610 Closure

WHAT: I-610 will be closed from Friday night until Monday morning for the demolition of the Wisner Bridge of I-610.

Clubhouse Reservations Open October 20


Free Online Contest, Louisiana Derby Wars, Starts Wednesday!


Sunday Notes: Ray Salmen to Enter FG Hall of Fame Monday


By Graham Ross, Staff Writer

Two Big Carryovers On Saturday's Preview Day Card


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.

Media Alert: Meet Racing Zebras, Ostriches at Special Media Preview Friday Morning