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. $75,000g 4&up, f/m 5.5f T Details
Colonel Power Overnight S. $50,000g 4&up 5.5f T Details
Mineshaft H. (G3) $150,000g 4&up 8.5f Details
Albert M. Stall Memorial S. $75,000g 4&up, f/m 8.5f T Details
Rachel Alexandra S. (G2) $200,000g 3yos, Fillies 8.5f Details
Fair Grounds H. (G3T) $150,000g 4&up 9f T Details
Risen Star S. presented by Lamarque Ford (G2) $400,000g 3yos 8.5f Details
March 2018
Dixie Poker Ace S. R $60,000 4&up 8f T
Black Gold Overnight S. $50,000 3yos 8f T
Black Gold S $50,000 3yo, 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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  • Bravazo (outside) edges Snapper Sinclair to win the Risen Star Stakes at Fair Grounds Race Course

    Bravazo Scores the Upset in Risen Star Stakes

    In his second start this year and third crack against graded stakes company, Bravazo tracked pacesetter Snapper Sinclair every step of the way and got his best stride down when it counted to win the Risen Star Stakes (G2) at Fair Grounds.

  • Forever Unbridled is under consideration for a Dubai World Cup run at Meydan

    Forever Unbridled Posts First Breeze of 2018

    Charles Fipke's homebred Forever Unbridled recorded her first serious move since earning the Eclipse Award for champion older dirt female when she turned in a half-mile breeze at Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots Feb. 3.

  • 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.