THIS WEEK AT LONE STAR PARK Friday, June 12 through Sunday, June 14

For Immediate Release
Wednesday, June 10, 2015

Friday, June 12

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. Free General Parking.  

• Party at the Park: Tori Martin will be performing between live races from 7:00 p.m. until 11:00 p.m. Enjoy live music and $2 beer specials. It all happens tonight in our Courtyard of Champions!

Saturday, June 13

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.

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

• UFC 188: Velasquez vs. Werdum at Bar & Book: The long-awaited UFC heavyweight championship unification match between champion, Cain Velasquez and interim-champion, Fabricio Werdum is set to take place on Saturday, June 13. Catch all the action at Bar & Book! *$20 food & beverage minimum per person required after 8 p.m. for UFC events.

 

Sunday, June 14

Live Thoroughbred Racing: Nine 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.   

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 (Approximately 4:00 p.m.) Try our new Bloody Mary Bar and Mimosa Bar. For advance reservations please call 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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Around the Track: Jockey CJ McMahon continues to draw off in the rider standings. Through Sunday, June 7 he has 58 wins. Lindey Wade is holding second place with 28 wins. Cliff Berry, who won his 1,000 Lone Star Park race last Saturday, June 7, has moved into third place with 26 wins. Karl Broberg has a comfortable lead in the trainer standings with 46 wins. Bret Calhoun continues holding second place with 29 wins. Shea Stewart remains in third place with 19 wins. Owner Danny Keen is keeping an easy lead with 27 wins over End Zone Athletics, still with 16. Good luck everyone!

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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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