For Immediate Release
Friday, June 14, 2013
$1 Admission, Beer, Programs Plus Special Giveaways Including Gift Cards, Mutuel Vouchers, I-pods And More
Grand Prairie, Texas (Friday, June 14, 2013) – At Lone Star Park we appreciate our loyal fans and to let them know how much, we have decided to have an additional Dollar Day on Saturday, June 29 combined with Fan Appreciation Day! Gates open at 11:30 a.m. and the first of 10 live races will begin at 1:35 p.m.
Be sure to join us, it will only cost $1 for admission, beer, programs, soft drinks, hot dogs and popcorn. Plus, the opportunity to enter and win one of the many great prizes we are giving away such as gift cards, mutuel vouchers, ipods and more! Just deposit your entry form by the 2:00 p.m. deadline to be eligible to win.
Rock on with live music by Big Mouth. The party band will be performing on the Courtyard of Champions Stage from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Bring the entire family out as well because the Family Fun Park will be open on the Bar & Book lawn from Noon until 4:00 p.m. There will be Bounce Houses, Pony Rides and more!
Plus, come early for the Jockeys & Java Morning Workout Program. It begins at 8:30 a.m. in the Courtyard of Champions and it’s always free! Get a complimentary continental breakfast, with breakfast burritos, while you observe the horses' morning training on the main track. Then at 9:00 a.m. listen to commentary and insights from track announcer, John Lies and his special guests. Afterwards, take a free in-depth tour of the barn and stable area. Plus, everyone who attends will receive a free admission pass, so make a day out of it and stay for the races!
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 when there will be no live racing), and Saturday and Sunday at 1:35 p.m. (except Sunday, June 23 and Sunday, June 30.) 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. For more information on Lone Star Park visit LoneStarPark.com or follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Google+.
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.
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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