Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots

Date Race Purse Age/Sex Dist
January 2018
Pan Zareta S. $50,000g 4&up, f/m 5.5f T Details
Duncan F. Kenner S. $75,000g 4&up 6f Details
Marie G. Krantz Memorial S. $75,000g 4&up, f/m 8.5f T Details
Silverbulletday S. $150,000g 3yos, Fillies 8.32f Details
Colonel E. R. Bradley H. $125,000g 4&up 8.5f T Details
Lecomte S. (G3) $200,000g 3yos 8.32f Details
Louisiana S. $75,000g 4&up 8.5f Details
February 2018
Mardi Gras S $75,000 4&up, f/m 5.5f T
Colonel Power S $50,000 4&up, 5.5f T
Fair Grounds H $150,000 4&up, 9f T
Mineshaft H $150,000 4&up, 8.5f
Rachel Alexandra S $200,000 3yo, f 8.5f
Risen Star S $400,000 3yo, 8.5f
Albert M. Stall Memorial S $75,000 4&up, f/m 8.5f T
March 2018
Black Gold S $50,000 3yo, 8f T
Dixie Poker Ace S R $60,000 4&up, 8f T
Allen "Black Cat" Lacombe Memorial S $50,000 3yo, f 8f T
Nelson J. Menard Memorial S $50,000 4&up, f/m 5.5f T
Red Camelia S R $60,000 4&up, f/m 8f T
Costa Rising S R $60,000 4&up, 5.5f T
Crescent City Derby R $75,000 3yo, 8.5f
Crescent City Oaks R $75,000 3yo, f 8.32f
TwinSpires.com Fair Grounds Oaks $400,000 3yo, f 8.5f
TwinSpires.com Louisiana Derby $1,000,000 3yo, 9f
Muniz Memorial H $300,000 4&up, 9f T
New Orleans H $400,000 4&up, 9f
New Orleans Ladies S $50,000 4&up, f/m 8.5f T
Star Guitar S R $60,000 4&up, 8.5f
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  • Gun Runner

    Gun Runner Set for Thursday Flight to Florida

    Gun Runner came out of his impressive Jan. 14 workout at the Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots in fine order and now awaits a Jan. 18 flight to Fort Lauderdale, Fla., for the $16 million Pegasus World Cup Invitational (G1) at Gulfstream Park.

  • Larry Jones has a trio of 3-year-olds primed for the first Road to the Kentucky Derby qualifier in Louisiana

    Jones Primes Trio for Lecomte Stakes

    Trainer Larry Jones can't help but speak blessings of his three contenders for the $200,000 Lecomte Stakes (G3) coming up Jan. 13 at Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots, the first of the Louisiana oval's three prep races Road To The Kentucky Derby.

  • Breeders' Cup Classic winner Gun Runner

    Gun Runner Sets Track Ablaze in Latest Work

    With frigid weather looming in New Orleans, trainer Steve Asmussen wanted a little something extra from Gun Runner during his weekly workout Sunday in preparation for Gulfstream Park's $16 million Pegasus World Cup Invitational Stakes (G1).

  • Valadorna and Brian Hernandez Jr. gallop home to a 3 1/2-length victory in the Tiffany Lass Stakes

    Valadorna an Easy Winner in Tiffany Lass

    Stonestreet Stables' homebred Valadorna coasted home an easy winner in the $50,000 Tiffany Lass Stakes at Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots Dec. 26. The win was the first stakes victory for the 3-year-old daughter of Curlin, who is grade 1-placed. 

  • Farrell won this year's Fair Grounds Oaks (G2)

    Fair Grounds Stakes Schedule Worth $6.69 Million

    Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots has announced a stakes schedule with 57 stakes worth more than $6.69 million for the 146th Thoroughbred racing season at the New Orleans oval. Opening day is slated for Nov. 18 and will include four overnight stakes.

  • Girvin comes home strong to win the Louisiana Derby

    Girvin Reigns in Louisiana Derby

    Girvin booked his trip to the Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum Brands (G1) with a 1 1/4-length victory over Patch in the $1 million TwinSpires.com Louisiana Derby (G2) April 1 at Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots.

  • Enterprising holds off Kasaqui to take the Muniz Memorial Handicap

    Enterprising Digs in to Win Muniz

    Maxis Stable's Enterprising once again found himself in the Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots winner's circle with a determined win April 1 in the $300,000 Muniz Memorial Handicap (G2T).

  • Shaun Bridgmohan celebrates his 3,000th win

    Shaun Bridgmohan Notches Win No. 3,000

    Jockey Shaun Bridgmohan earned his 3,000th victory April 1, when he guided Allied Racing Stable's Brad Cox-trained Inveniam Viam to a  3 1/4-length victory in the day's first race at Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots.