THIS WEEK AT LONE STAR PARK Friday, May 8 through Sunday, May 10

For Immediate Release
Thursday, May 07, 2015

Friday, May 8

Live Thoroughbred Racing: Nine live races scheduled. Gates open at 5:00 p.m. First race post time is 6:35 p.m. $5 General Admission before 8:00 p.m. and $20 thereafter. Free General Parking.  

• Stoney LaRue in Concert: Stoney LaRue is scheduled to jam at the Lone Star Music Series on Friday, May 8. He will take the stage after the final race. Admission is just $5 before 8:00 p.m. and $20 thereafter.  VIP Packages are available at LoneStarPark.com. The 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. For more information call 972.263.7223.

• Live Music in the Courtyard: The Space Rockers will be performing between live races in our Courtyard of Champions from 7:00 p.m. through 11:00 p.m.

Saturday, May 9

• Live Thoroughbred Racing: 10 live races scheduled. Grandstand Gates open at 5:00 p.m. First race post time is 6:35 p.m. $5 General Admission. Free General Parking.

• Divisional Texas Stallion Stakes: The 12th runnings of the divisional Texas Stallion Stakes headline the live racing card. Race 5 is the Got Koko Division for three-year-old fillies at one mile on the main track. Post time is 8:27 p.m. Race 7 is the Stymie Division for three-year-old colts and geldings at one mile on the main track. Post time is 9:23 p.m.

• Live Music in the Courtyard: Definitely Maybe will be performing on our Courtyard of Champions Stage between live races from 7:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.

 Sunday, May 10

Live Thoroughbred Racing: 10 live races scheduled. Gates open at 11:30 a.m. First race post time is 1:35 p.m. $5 General Admission. Free General Parking.   

• Mother's Day Diamond Dig: Treat your mother to a great day of racing and an opportunity to win a Diamond Solitaire valued at over $2,500.  It's our annual Diamond Dig, but this year with a twist! Women, 21 years of age and older, that enter the Grandstand Admission Gates before 2 p.m. will receive an entry form to be deposited in our designated entry bins by the 2 p.m. entry deadline. Ten lucky contestants will be selected and brought to the winner's circle, following the last live race, to pick their "Designated Digger".  This year these lucky moms can kick back, sip champagne and watch someone else do the digging! *Diamond solitaire retail value over $2,500. No purchase necessary. Must be present to win. Must be 21 years of age or older. 

Sunday Brunch Buffet in Silks: Bring Mom out and treat her to the new Sunday Brunch Buffet in our Silks Dining Room. Brunch is available from 11:30 a.m. until the end of the sixth race. Try our new Bloody Mary Station and Mimosa Station. 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 every 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 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.

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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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