Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots

Date Race Purse Age/Sex Dist
January 2017
Duncan F. Kenner S. $75,000g 4&up 6f Details
Louisiana S. $75,000g 4&up 8.5f Details
Colonel E. R. Bradley H. (G3T) $125,000g 4&up 8.5f T Details
Silverbulletday S. $150,000g 3yos, Fillies 8.32f Details
Marie G. Krantz Memorial S. $75,000g 4&up, f/m 8.5f T Details
LeComte S. (G3) $200,000g 3yos 8.32f Details
Big Easy Overnight S. $50,000g 4&up, f/m 5.5f T Details
February 2017
Keith Gee Memorial Overnight S. $50,000g 3yos 8f T Details
Joseph E. Spanky Broussard Memorial Overnight S. $50,000g 3yos, Fillies 8f T Details
Colonel Power Overnight S. $50,000g 4&up 5.5f T Details
Daisy Devine S. $75,000g 4&up, f/m 8.5f T Details
Mineshaft H. (G3) $125,000g 4&up 8.5f Details
Rachel Alexandra S. (G2) $200,000g 3yos, Fillies 8.5f Details
Fair Grounds H. (G3T) $125,000g 4&up 9f T Details
Risen Star S. (G2) $400,000g 3yos 8.5f Details
Mardi Gras S. $75,000g 4&up, f/m 5.5f T Details
March 2017
Dixie Poker Ace S. $60,000g 4&up 8f T Details
Allen Black Cat LaCombe Memorial Overnight S. $50,000g 3yos, Fillies 8.5f T Details
Red Camelia S. $60,000g 4&up, f/m 8f T Details
April 2017
New Orleans Ladies Overnight S. $50,000g 4&up, f/m 8.5f T Details
Crescent City Oaks $75,000g 3yos, Fillies 8.32f Details
Crescent City Derby $75,000g 3yos 8.5f Details
New Orleans H. (G2) $400,000g 4&up 9f Details
Muniz Memorial H. (G2T) $300,000g 4&up 9f T Details
Twinspires.com Fair Grounds Oaks (G2) $400,000g 3yos, Fillies 8.5f Details
Twinspires.com Louisiana Derby (G2) $1,000,000g 3yos 9f Details
Costa Rising S. $60,000g 4&up 5.5f T Details
Star Guitar S. $60,000g 4&up 8.5f Details
November 2017
Mr. Sulu Overnight S. $50,000g 3&up 8f T Details
Happy Ticket Overnight S. $50,000g 3&up, f/m 6f Details
Si Cima Overnight S. $50,000g 3&up, f/m 8f T Details
Heitai Overnight S. $50,000g 3&up 6f Details
Thanksgiving H. $75,000g 3&up 6f Details
December 2017
Richard Scherer Memorial S. $50,000 3&up, f/m 5.5f T
Richard Scherer Memorial S. $50,000 3&up, f/m 5.5f T
Richard R. Scherer Memorial S $50,000 3&up, f/m 5.5f T
Magic City Classic R $40,000 3&up, 8f
Louisiana Champions Day Classic R $150,000 3&up, 9f
Louisiana Champions Day Juvenile S R $100,000 2yo, 6f
Louisiana Champions Day Ladies Turf S R $100,000 3&up, f/m 8.5f T
Louisiana Champions Day Ladies Sprint S R $100,000 3&up, f/m 6f
Louisiana Champions Day Lassie S R $100,000 2yo, f 6f
Louisiana Champions Day Sprint S R $100,000 3&up, 6f
Louisiana Champions Day Turf S R $100,000 3&up, 8.5f T
Louisiana Champions Day Starter R $50,000 3&up, 8f T
Blushing K.D. S $75,000 3&up, f/m 8.5f T
Bonapaw S $75,000 3&up, 5.5f T
Buddy Diliberto Memorial S $75,000 3&up, 8.5f T
Letellier Memorial S $50,000 2yo, f 6f
Sugar Bowl S $50,000 2yo, 6f
Tenacious S $75,000 3&up, 8.32f
Tiffany Lass S $50,000 3&up, f/m 8.32f
Pago Hop S $75,000 3yo, f 8f T
Woodchopper S $75,000 3yo, 8f T
Louisiana Futurity R $100,000 2yo, c/g 6f
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    Farrell Fires Five-Furlong Bullet

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