THIS WEEK AT LONE STAR PARK (Thursday, June 26 through Saturday, June 28)

For Immediate Release
Wednesday, June 25, 2014

Thursday, June 26

• 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 Empire 6 between the races, featuring craft beers and our search for the best beards in the Metroplex taking place in our Courtyard of Champions from 7:00 p.m. until 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, 5:00 p.m. and 8:00 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.

June Prize Tournament to be held July 3

 

Friday, June 27

• Live Thoroughbred Racing: 10 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 in our Courtyard of Champions for "Party at the Park" from 7:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. Enjoy live music by Bigmouth plus $2 beer specials.* Subject to change. Drink specials not available on concert nights.

 

Saturday, June 28

• 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 before 8:00 p.m. and $20 thereafter. Free General Parking.

• Music in the Courtyard: Live music by The Rusty Brothers between races in the Courtyard of Champions from 7:00p.m. to  10:00 p.m.

• Easton Corbin Concert: The 2014 Lone Star Music Series presents Easton Corbin in concert after the final race. Admission is just $5 before 8 p.m. and $20 thereafter. Lone Star Music Series has an age policy for all concerts; you must be 18 years of age or older unless accompanied by a legal guardian.

• Lone Star SHOW-down: Star Player Rewards members can make their selections each Saturday, beginning June 7 through June 28 for the horse you think will finish third or better in the two selected races from Lone Star Park. If either of your selections fails to finish in the money then you are eliminated. If successful, then you will continue to be eligible the following Saturday! Simply swipe your Star Player Rewards card at the kiosk and you will be prompted to make your selection. The last player standing will be the big winner! *Selections must be submitted prior to post time of first race each day.

 Prizes:    1st Place – Sony Bravia 50” Smart 3D HDTV

                 2nd Place – Apple Ipad Air

                 3rd place – 250,000 Bonus Points ($250 Value)

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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.) A Special twilight program will be held at 5 p.m. on Thursday, July 4 (Lone Stars & Stripes Fireworks Celebration). Special post time for the Belmont Stakes will be 1:35 p.m. on Saturday, June 7. 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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