THIS WEEK AT LONE STAR PARK

For Immediate Release
Thursday, April 16, 2015

 (Friday, April 17 through Sunday, April 19)

Friday, 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.

• “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 11:00 p.m. Enjoy the Metroplex's best live bands and $2 beer specials. Tonight enjoy live music by The Tejas Brothers, plus win up to $2,500 in the Money Machine! Register in the Courtyard of Champions.* Subject to change. Drink specials not available on concert nights.

Saturday, 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.

Live Music in the Courtyard: Performing on our Courtyard of Champions Stage tonight is Definitely Maybe from 7:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.

2015 Lone Star Park Handicapping Championship Series: The eighth annual Lone Star Park Handicapping Championship Series will continue Saturday, April 18. Below, you will find the 2015 Tournament Schedule and Official Rules.

 ***New this year!***
Interested players will be able to sign up via the Star Player Rewards kiosk. Also new, each tournament's final race will be scheduled for approximately 5 p.m. CT allowing us to recognize and pay winners in a timely manner on the same day as each respective tournament!

2015 Tournament Schedule:
First Chance
Qualifier 1 - Saturday, March 7
Qualifier 2 - Saturday, April 18
2 Spot Championship - Saturday, May 30*
*Top 75 from each qualifier eligible.

 Second Chance
Qualifier 1 - Saturday, August 8
Qualifier 2 - Saturday, September 12
2 Spot Championship - Saturday, October 17*
*Top 75 from each qualifier eligible.

 Last Chance
2 Spot Tournament - Saturday, December 5*
*No pre-qualifying needed.

The top two finishers from the three Championship Tournaments will represent Lone Star Park at the 2015-2016 DRF/NTRA National Handicapping Championship in Las Vegas.

Lone Star Park contestants are exempt of all fees required by the NTRA and are not required to be a member of the NHC Tour in order to compete for berths to the NHC or for prize money in the Lone Star Park Handicapping Championship Series.
Official Rules 

Sunday, April 19

Live Thoroughbred Racing: Nine live races scheduled. Gates open at 11:30 a.m. First race post time is 1:35 p.m. (CDT) $5 General Admission. Free General Parking.

Sunday Brunch Buffet in Silks: Enjoy our new Sunday Brunch Buffet in our Silks Dining Room each Sunday from 11:30 a.m. until the end of the sixth race. Try our new Bloody Mary Bar and Mimosa Bar. Advance reservations can be made by calling 972-263-7223.

Senior Citizens' Day: Seniors 62 years or older will receive one (1) FREE General Admission at our Admission Gates any Sunday during the 2015 Spring Thoroughbred Season. Just present your valid identification at the designated areas at our entrances to receive your coupon.

Military Discount Day: Present your Military ID any Sunday through June 15 during the 2015 Spring Thoroughbred Season and receive one (1) FREE General Admission at our Admission Gates. Just present your valid identification at the designated areas at our entrances to receive your coupon.

Pepsi Can Offer: Bring any Pepsi Can out on any Sunday during the 2015 Spring Thoroughbred Season and receive a Pepsi track pack, good for one (1) FREE General Admission and one (1) FREE large Pepsi.*Valid for live racing only in the Grandstand.

For more information please visit www.LoneStarPark.com 

Spring Thoroughbred Season - Racing Schedule

 Fridays - Sundays: April 9 - July 19*
*Select Thursdays & Mondays (April 9 & 23, May 25, June 18, July 16)
Thursdays - Saturdays Gates Open: 5 p.m.** • Sundays Gates Open: 11:30 a.m.
**May 2 at 10:30 a.m. • May 16 & 25, June 6 at 11:30 a.m. • July 4 at 3 p.m.
Thursdays - Saturdays First Race: 6:35 p.m.*** • Sundays First Race: 1:35 p.m.
***May 2, 16 & 25, June 6 at 1:35 p.m. • July 4 at 5 p.m. 

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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 2015 Spring Thoroughbred Season, which opens Thursday, April 9 and concludes on Sunday, July 19.  Live racing will be held three days a week, Friday & Saturday at 6:35 p.m. (except Triple Crown Days May 2, May 16 & June 6 which have a 1:35 p.m. start) and Sundays at 1:35 p.m. Live racing will be held on select Thursdays at 6:35 p.m. (April 9 & 23; June 18; July 16) The racing program on Memorial Day, May 25, will start at 1:35 p.m. A special twilight program will be held at 5 p.m. on Saturday, July 4 (Lone Stars & Stripes Fireworks Celebration). 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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