Horsemen Information

Thank you to our horsemen for your participation in racing, continuing a New Orleans tradition.

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Horsemen Information

Thank you to our horsemen for your participation in racing, continuing a New Orleans tradition.

Back to Racing
America's third oldest horse racing track located in the heart of New Orleans!

Stakes Nomination

Home of the Louisiana Derby and over 60 stakes races per season. View current stakes nominations here.

Stakes Nominations Form

You're in the right place if you're looking to download current nomination forms for Stakes races at Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots. We host over 60 stakes races each season, which runs from November through March.

Stakes PP's

Learn more about a select horse by viewing past performances by stakes race.

Handicap Weights

Updated by the Racing Secretary for Stakes Races.

Stakes Races

Over 60 Stakes Races are run at the historic Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots during the winter thoroughbred meet.
View 2018 Thoroughbred Stakes Schedule
"I'm the thunder of a captivated audience, slowly roaring awake with each stride; timing and strategy railing on high alert."

Overnight & Extras

Condition Book

Claims

Track Maintenance

  • Saturday, March 31, 2018 (Day 81 of 81)
  • What is the condition of the main track?
    The main track is: FAST
  • What did you do to the main track this morning?
    The main track was WATERED AND HARROWED
  • What is the condition of the turf course?
    The turf is: GOOD
  • Where is the temporary rail set on the turf course?
    0 Feet

Race Office Hours and Contact Information

Hours: 8:00am through the last post

Address: 1751 Gentilly Blvd., New Orleans, LA 70119

Phone: (504) 948-1111 or (800) 786-0010
Fax: (504) 949-4778

Training: 6:00am til 10:00am, breaking at 8:00am