RESERVED SEATS AND $AVINGS $PECIALS ON SALE MONDAY, FEBRUARY 18

For Immediate Release
Monday, February 18, 2013

 LONE STAR PARK 2013 SPRING THOROUGHBRED SEASON
RESERVED SEATS AND $AVINGS $PECIALS
ON SALE THIS MONDAY, FEBRUARY 18

GRAND PRAIRIE, Texas (February 15, 2013) – Reserved seating for Lone Star Park at Grand Prairie’s upcoming Spring Thoroughbred Season will go on sale Monday (February 18) at 8:30 a.m., a month earlier than traditionally offered.  The track’s 50-date Spring Thoroughbred Season will kick off 13 weeks of live horse racing on Thursday, April 11. 

Customers can reserve individual counter, terrace, and outdoor apron seats for live racing and Concert VIP packages online at LoneStarPark.com, or all live racing reserved seat options by phone at (972) 263-PONY (7669) for credit card orders only, or in person at Lone Star Park’s East Gate Will Call on weekdays from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.  

Reserved seating options range from $8 to $27 per person (includes admission), except on Big Event Days, which have separate pricing plans. 

Two new discount packages will be offered this season. A Senior Citizens Seating Package including a counter seat, program, and buffet will be offered to groups of four, 62 years of age and older. The second is a Pick 5 Discount Package, giving customers the freedom to choose five race dates for a group of four, at a discounted price. This package includes a box seat, program and buffet for each date. 

Senior Citizens Seating Package – Just $88 ($120 Value)

  • Four (4) Counter Seats including General Admission
  • Four (4) Lone Star Today Racing Program
  • Four (4) Buffets
Must purchase 4 counter seats, not valid on Big Event Days.

Pick 5 Package – Your choice of 5 dates for $600 ($760 Value)

  • Four (4) Box Seats including General Admission each date
  • Four (4) Lone Star Today Racing Programs each date
  • Four (4) Buffets each date

Valid Thursday through Sunday, and not on Big Event Days. Must purchase entire box of 4. Finish Line Box seats not included.

Other popular $avings $pecials will return: 

Discounted Family Pack – Just $30 ($59.50 Value)

  • Four (4) General Admission Tickets
  • Two (2) Lone Star Today Racing Programs
  • Four (4) Hot Dogs
  • Four (4) Soft Drinks

Thursday Double Date Discount – Just $64 ($127 Value)

  • Four (4) Box Seats including General Admission
  • Four (4) Lone Star Today Racing Programs
  • Four (4) Value Baskets that include a Cheeseburger, Fries & Large Soft Drink

Valid Thursday only. Must purchase entire box of 4. Finish Line Box Seats not included.

Box Seat Value Pack – Just $22 ($31.25 Value) each seat

  • One (1) Box Seat including General Admission
  • One (1) Lone Star Today Racing Program
  • One (1) Value Basket that includes a Cheeseburger, Fries & Large Soft Drink

Valid Friday through Sunday only, and not on Big Event Days. Must purchase entire box of 4 or 6 seats. Finish Line Box seats not included.

Counter Seat Value Pack – Just $14 ($27.25 Value)

  • One (1) Counter Seat with General Admission
  • One (1) Lone Star Today Racing Program
  • One (1) Value Basket that includes a Cheeseburger, Fries & Large Soft Drink

May be purchased individually, not valid on Big Event Days.

In addition, there are special options for groups of 20 or more, including private luxury penthouse suites. For more information, contact Lone Star Park Group Sales at groupsales@LoneStarPark.com or by calling (972) 237-5116. 

The Spring Thoroughbred Season will also feature the 2013 Lone Star Music Series at Lone Star Park.  The lineup for the 2013 Lone Star Music Series is Randy Rogers Band (April 12), Gary Allan (April 13), Casey Donahew Band (April 26), Josh Turner (April 27), Stoney LaRue (May 3), Josh Abbott Band (June 7), Wade Bowen & Kyle Park (June 28) Pat Green (July 5) and Billy Currington (July 6). 

Special VIP concert packages for Randy Rogers Band, Gary Allan, Josh Turner, Pat Green and Billy Currington will be available online only beginning February 18 at LoneStarPark.com.  Priced at $62 or $72 with valet parking (plus tax and handling), these packages include admission, racing program, reserved seats with buffet and two free beer tickets in the Courtyard Veranda and admittance to the special VIP section in front of the stage for the concerts.  For tickets and information, visit LoneStarPark.com

“Big Event Days" have separate pricing plans.  Those days are -- Kentucky Derby Day (Saturday, May 4), Preakness Stakes Day (Saturday, May 18), WinStar “Win A Million” Day (Memorial Day, Monday, May 27), Belmont Stakes Day (Saturday, June 8), and Lone Stars & Stripes Fireworks Celebration (Wednesday, July 3 & Thursday, July 4).   

Other major promotional dates include – Family Fun Day (Sunday, April 14), Mother’s Day (Sunday, May 12), Father’s Day (Sunday, June 17), and Closing Day (Saturday, July 6).  

Customers may also reserve carrel seats for simulcast racing in the Bar & Book by phone beginning Monday, February 18. In addition, reserved tables in the sports bar and lounge area may be reserved by phone for big events days only.

  


Lone Star Park at Grand Prairie, a Class I racetrack operated by Global Gaming Solutions LLC, offers a 50-day 2013 Spring Thoroughbred Season which opens Thursday, April 11 and concludes on Saturday, July 6.  Live racing will be held four days a week, Thursday and Friday at 6:35 p.m. (except Thursday, May 30, Sunday, June 23 and Sunday, June 30 when there will be no live racing), and Saturday and Sunday at 1:35 p.m. The racing program on Memorial Day, May 27, will start at 1:35 p.m.  Special twilight programs will be held at 5 p.m. on both Wednesday, July 3 and Thursday, July 4 (Lone Stars & Stripes Fireworks Celebration). The track’s 26-day, 2013 Fall Meeting of Champions for American Quarter Horses will be held from Sept. 13 to Nov. 9.

 

Lone Star Park is also home to the multi-million dollar simulcast racebook, sports bar and event venue, Bar & Book.  The 36,000 square foot venue is open to the public 363 days a year. For more information on Lone Star Park visit LoneStarPark.com

 

Global Gaming Solutions, LLC (GGS), is a wholly owned subsidiary of the Chickasaw Nation with a primary business focus of pursuing entertainment, gaming and racing related opportunities in emerging jurisdictions in the United States and overseas as well as acquisition of regional gaming and entertainment assets. GGS LLC is the parent company of GG RP, which owns Remington Park in Oklahoma City, OK and GG LSP.  Global Gaming Solutions, LLC, is the track operator who owns the license to operate Lone Star Park and leases the property from the Grand Prairie Sports Facilities Development Corporation.

  

  

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