THIS WEEK AT LONE STAR PARK

For Immediate Release
Wednesday, April 16, 2014

(Thursday, April 17 through Sunday, April 20)

Thursday, April 17

Live Thoroughbred Racing: Nine live races scheduled. Gates open at 5:00 p.m. First race post time is 6:35 p.m. (CDT) $5 General Admission. Free General Parking.

Brews and Beards: Join us for live music by Big Mouth between the races, featuring craft beers and our search for the best beards in the Metroplex taking place on our Courtyard of Champions Stage from 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.

• Free Poker at Bar & Book: Join us at Bar & Book each Thursday night to play with the World Poker Tour Amateur Poker League! Two sessions will be available each Thursday, 5 p.m. and 8 p.m., and it is completely free to play. Compete for a $50 mutuel voucher each session, a $250 mutuel voucher monthly and more than $150,000 in cash and prizes awarded annually by the WPT Amateur Poker League!*No purchase necessary to play.

April Prize Tournament to be held May 1

Friday, April 18

Live Thoroughbred Racing: Nine live races scheduled. Gates open at 5:00 p.m. First race post time is 6:35 p.m. (CDT) $5 General Admission. Free General Parking.

• “Party at the Park”: Join us each Friday night in our Courtyard of Champions for "Party at the Park" from 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. Enjoy the Metroplex's best live bands and $2 beer specials. Tonight enjoy live music by Elvis Impersonator, Kraig Parker.    

* Subject to change. Drink specials not available on concert nights.

Saturday, April 19

Live Thoroughbred Racing: Yes, we are racing Saturday nights this season! Nine live races scheduled. Gates open at 5:00 p.m. First race post time is 6:35 p.m. (CDT) $5 General Admission. Free General Parking.

Double Down NightTwo bucks won't get you much anymore, but tonight two bucks is all you need for two general admissions*, two Lone Star Today programs*, two soft drinks*, two hot dogs* or even an ice cold beer...just two bucks ALL night long. It's Double Down Night and it's only at Lone Star Park. Fans can also listen to live music from 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. by Scott Dean on our Courtyard of Champions Stage.
*General Admission, Lone Star Today programs, soft drinks & hot dogs can be purchased for $1 each.

Sunday, April 20

No Live Racing Today: Live Thoroughbred racing on Sunday’s returns April 27, 2014.   

Free $5 Wager at Bar & Book: Star Player Rewards members will receive a Free $5 Wager on Sunday, April 20! Simply visit any Star Player Rewards kiosk that day to print your voucher. *Voucher will print immediately after swiping card.

 

Lone Star Park at Grand Prairie, a Class I racetrack operated by Texas Partners LSP and GG LSP. The track offers a 50-day 2014 Spring Thoroughbred Season, which opens Thursday, April 10 and concludes on Saturday, July 12.  Live racing will be held three days a week, Thursday, Friday and Saturday at 6:35 p.m. (except Thursday, May 29 when there will be no live racing), and Sundays at 1:35 p.m. (beginning April 27 through June 15.) The racing program on Memorial Day, May 26, will start at 1:35 p.m. A Special twilight program will be held at 5 p.m. on Thursday, July 4 (Lone Stars & Stripes Fireworks Celebration). Special post times for three Triple Crown dates will begin at 3:33 p.m. on Saturday, May 3, May 17 and June 7 (Kentucky Derby, Preakness Stakes and Belmont Stakes.) 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, which owns a significant stake in Lone Star Park. GG LSP 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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