Evangeline Downs

2235 Creswell Lane Extension Opelousas, LA 70570 USA

Date Race Purse Age/Sex Dist
May 2018
Equine Sales Oaks (BT) $75,000g 3yos, Fillies 8f Details
Equine Sales Derby (BT) $75,000g 3yos, Colts and Fillies 8f Details
Louisiana Legends Cheval S. $75,000 3yos 8f
Louisiana Legends Turf S. $75,000 3&up 8.5f T
Louisiana Legends Distaff S. $75,000 3&up, f/m 8.5f
Louisiana Legends Soiree S. $75,000 3yos, Fillies 8f
Louisiana Legends Mademoiselle S. $75,000 3&up, f/m 5.5f
Louisiana Legends Starter S. R $50,000 3&up 8f T
Louisiana Legends Sprint S. $75,000 3&up 5.5f
Louisiana Legends Classic S. $100,000 3&up 8.5f
Louisiana Legends Classic R $100,000 3&up, 8.5f
Louisiana Legends Distaff R $75,000 3&up, f/m 8.5f
Louisiana Legends Mademoiselle R $75,000 3&up, f/m 5.5f
Louisiana Legends Soiree R $75,000 3yo, f 8f
Louisiana Legends Cheval R $75,000 3yo, 8f
Louisiana Legends Sprint R $75,000 3&up, 5.5f
Louisiana Legends Turf R $75,000 3&up, 8.5f T
June 2018
Acadiana S R $50,000 3yo, f 7f
Spotted Horse $75,000 3&up, f/m 8f
Evangeline Mile $100,000 3&up, 8f
Lafayette S R $50,000 3yo, 7f
July 2018
Opelousas S $50,000 3&up, f/m 8f T
John Henry S $50,000 3&up, 8.5f T
D.S. "Shine" Young Futurity R $75,000 2yo, f 5.5f
August 2018
Evangeline Downs Prince $50,000 2yo, c/g 6f
Evangeline Downs Princess $50,000 2yo, f 6f
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  • Evangeline Downs to Begin April 4

    The 53rd season of Thoroughbred racing at Evangeline Downs will begin on Wednesday, April 4 with a nine-race program.

  • Jockey Steve Bourque gets his 4,000th win at Evangeline Downs

    Bourque Rides to Win No. 4,000

    The 53-year-old native of Louisiana recorded his 4,000th win aboard Pitts Racing Stables Speed Horse's Space Book in the second race at Evangeline Downs, a $5,000 claimer for fillies and mares.

  • Fillies Fastest in Equine Sales Workouts

    A trio of Louisiana-bred fillies worked an eighth of a mile in :10 1/5 May 8 to tie for the fastest time during the under tack show for the Equine Sales Company of Louisiana's 2-year-olds in training and horses of racing age sale in Opelousas, La.

  • Seltzer wins the Finest City S.

    The Week in Photos for 4/26/2016

    Los Alamitos, Evangeline Downs, Hollywood Casino at Charles Town Races, Hong Kong, Keeneland, Laurel Park & More

  • Lenny's Place: Hall of Fame Edition

    Host Lenny Shulman talks with trainer Doug O'Neill about Hall of Fame inductee Lava Man. Lenny also discusses Del Mar, Saratoga, race fixing and more! Presented by Hill 'n' Dale Stallions

  • L-R: Joe Patin, Billy Patin, and LeSean Conyers

    Three Evangeline Downs Jockeys Arrested

    Following an extensive investigation by the Louisiana State Police Gaming Enforcement Division, three Louisiana jockeys have been arrested and charged for their roles in an alleged race-fixing scheme.

  • Evangeline Downs Stakes Taken Off Turf

    Because of to extremely wet conditions from heavy rains earlier in the week, management at Evangeline Downs has decided to move the three turf races scheduled for its May 30 program to the main track.

  • Power Alert won the Twin Spires Turf Sprint Stakes on May 1.

    Power Alert Seeks Riches at Evangeline Downs

    Power Alert will try to notch the most lucrative victory of his career for a second straight race when he starts in the $300,000 Evangeline Downs Turf Sprint Stakes May 30 at the Opelousas, La. track.