News Release: Fair Grounds to Host Cochon de Lait to Benefit Multiple Charities March 12, Louisiana Derby Golf Tournament to Be Held March 19

Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots will host a fundraiser on Tuesday, March 12 to benefit pediatric brain cancer charities and Angels Grove Ranch (

The event will be held between 4:30 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. on the first floor on the west side of the grandstand. Tickets can be purchased in advance for $30 ($35 at the door if still available) at the program booth or by contacting Emilee Margiotta at [email protected] or at (504) 948-1150 – the event will be limited to 350 tickets. Silent and live auction items will be available throughout the event.

The annual Louisiana Derby Golf Tournament will be held on March 19 at Lakewood New Orleans. The event will begin at 1 p.m. with registration starting at 11:30 a.m. with a shotgun start. Goodie bags will be available to all players along with an abundance of raffle prizes.

Pricing is as follows:

Foursome Participation @ $600.00/foursome | Individual Participation @ $150.00/player

Hole Sponsor/Foursome @ $650.00 | Hole Sponsor – Sign Only @ $150.00

Individuals and teams may register by contacting Emilee Margiotta at [email protected] or at (504) 948-1150.

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