CALLING ALL DOGS FOR LONE STAR PARK’S FIRST ANNUAL LONE STAR “BARK” BRING YOUR DOG TO THE RACES EVENT

For Immediate Release
Saturday, May 16, 2015

GRAND PRAIRIE, Texas – Yes, you read that right! Sunday, May 17 is the first annual Lone Star “Bark” Day at the Grand Prairie track. Race fans can bring their dog out for live racing, $1 hot dogs, a chance to compete for cash in dog races and much more! Gates open at 11:30 am. First race post time is 1:35. Admission is just $5 and all dogs get in free!

Each dog that attends will receive a free Lone Star Bark bandana and their owners will receive a Lone Star Bark fire hydrant container with disposal bags inside.

LONE STAR BARK DOG RACES

So you think your dog is fast? Those in attendance Sunday could get a selected to compete in our dog races. For those who didn’t get a chance to register online, we will randomly select a few dogs to compete for cash. Top dog prize for first place is $200. Second place dog prize is $100.

The races will take place on the Lone Star Park turf course and will begin after the fourth Thoroughbred race at approximately 3:00 p.m.

Here are a few important details to help keep your canine companion safe and fully enjoy your day at the park:

  • All dogs must be on a leash at all times when on property.  
  • All dogs must remain outside at all times. No dogs will be allowed in the   Grandstand or Bar & Book facility.  
  • Owners are required to clean up their dogs accidents (i.e. plastic waste bags). A potty station and water station will be provided in a designated area.  
  • If your dog attacks another animal or human, you will be asked to leave immediately.   
  • No refunds will be provided.

For more information or questions call 972-263-7223

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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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