18th ANNUAL LONE STARS & STRIPES FIREWORKS CELEBRATION JULY 4

For Immediate Release
Sunday, June 29, 2014

 

WHAT:  The 18th annual Lone Stars & Stripes Fireworks Celebration, hosted by Lone Star Park in conjunction with the City of Grand Prairie, will feature an exciting night of music and fireworks on Friday, July 4. Kids will enjoy the Family Fun Park featuring pony rides, bounce houses, petting zoo, face painters, games, clowns, and more.

Members of any branch of the military receive free general admission with a valid military I.D.

Enjoy live music from Incognito on the Courtyard of Champions stage from 5:00 p.m. to 11:30 p.m.

World-class, 20-minute fireworks celebration choreographed to music courtesy of 99.5 The Wolf. 

Truck Giveaway – Register to win a 2014 Ford F150 SuperCrew. Stop by any participating North Texas Ford dealership through July 3 to pick up your entry form along with (2) general admission passes and bring your entry form to Lone Star Park on Friday, July 4 by 7:30 pm for your opportunity to win.  *Disclaimer: No purchase necessary. Must be 21 years of age or older. Must be present to win. Entry deadline 7:30 pm. Visit lonestarpark.com for more details and Official Rules.

 

WHEN:      Friday, July 4

                  Gates open – 3:00 p.m.

                  First race – 5:00 p.m.

                  $5 General Admission | General Parking is free

                  Fireworks will begin after the last live race.

 

WHERE:     Lone Star Park at Grand Prairie

                    1000 Lone Star Parkway

                    Grand Prairie, TX 75050

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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.) 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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