THIS WEEK AT LONE STAR PARK Friday, July 10 through Sunday, July 12

For Immediate Release
Wednesday, July 08, 2015

Friday, July 10

Live Thoroughbred Racing: 10 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: Enjoy livemusic and $2 beer specials. Scott Dean will be performing between live racesfrom 7:00 p.m. until 11:00 p.m. tonight in our Courtyard of Champions!  

Chuko’s Pick at the Park & MoneyMachine: 95.9 The Ranch radio hosts the Chuko’s Pick at thePark & Money Machine from 7:00 p.m. until 10:00 p.m. in the Courtyard ofChampions. Enter for a chance to grab all you can in the Money Machine! 

 

Saturday, July 11 

Live Thoroughbred Racing: 10 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.   

• Stars of Texas Day: Saturday is a great day for liveracing! There are four stakes races featured on the 1o-race Saturday card worthover a combined $300,000 – the 18th Running of the $50k Valor FarmStakes for Texas-bred fillies & mares, three-year-olds & up going six furlongs on the main track; the 18thrunning of the $50k Assault Stakes for Texas-breds, three-year-olds & upgoing one mile on the main track; the 23rd running of the $100k TTASales Futurity for two-year-old fillies going five furlongs on the main track;and the 26th running of the $100k TTA Sales Futurity for two-year-oldcolts & geldings, also going five furlongs on the main track.  

Live Music in theCourtyard:Deja Groove will be performing on ourCourtyard of Champions Stage between live races from 7:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. 

• UFC 189: Mendes vs. McGregor at Bar & Book: The UFC featherweight interim championshipbout between #1 ranked featherweight, Chad Mendes and top contender, ConorMcGregor is set to take place on Saturday, July 11. Catch all the action at Bar& Book! *$20 food & beverage minimum per person required after 8 p.m. for UFCevents. 

 

Sunday, July 12 

Live Thoroughbred Racing: 10 live races scheduled. Gates open at 11:30 a.m. First race post time is1:35 p.m. $5 General Admission. Free General Parking.    

• Free $5 Mutuel Voucher: Star Player Rewards members will receivea Free $5 Mutuel Voucher on Sunday, July 12. Thevoucher will be available at the kiosk and will print after youswipe your Star Player Rewards card, select the reward from the menu andenter your PIN number. *Member may be asked to show a Photo ID when redeeming. 

Sunday Brunch Buffet inSilks: Enjoy our new Sunday Brunch Buffet in our Silks Dining Roomeach Sunday from 11:30 a.m. until the end of the sixth race (Approximately 4:00p.m.) Try our new
 

Senior Citizens' Day: Seniors62 years or older will receive one (1) FREE General Admission at our AdmissionGates every Sunday during the 2015 Spring Thoroughbred Season. Just present your valid identification at thedesignated areas at our entrances to receive your coupon. 

Military Discount Day: Presentyour Military ID any Sunday during the 2015  

SpringThoroughbred Season and receive one (1) FREE General Admission at our Admissiongates. Just present your valid identification at the designated areas at ourentrances to receive your coupon. 

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

 

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Additional notes: Not to jinx anything here, but with sevendays of live racing remaining it appears safe to say jockey CJ McMahon willtake home the riding title this meet. Through Sunday, July 5 he has 87 wins tohis credit. That is 45 wins ahead of David Cabrera, last year’s champion jockey,who is in second place with 42 wins. Cabrera is just one win in front of LoneStar Park’s all-time winningest jockey Cliff Berry, who is sitting third with41 wins… 2014’s leading trainer Karl Broberg has dominated again this meet and closeto capturing his second Lone Star Park title. He is in atop the standingscurrently with 61 wins. Two-time Lone Star Park Champion trainer Bret Calhoun (2010-11)is currently second with 42 wins. In third is Lone Star Park newcomer SheaStewart. Stewart has 25 wins….In the owner category, Danny Keene is lookingsolid for a second season title here (he won it in 2013). Keene has 34 winscompared to End Zone Athletics, in second with 21. Good luck to all of ourhorsemen! 

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LoneStar Park at Grand Prairie, a Class I racetrack operated by Texas Partners LSP and GGLSP. The track offers a 50-day 2015 Spring Thoroughbred Season, which opensThursday, April 9 and concludes on Sunday, July 19.  Live racing will beheld three days a week, Friday & Saturday at 6:35 p.m. (except Triple CrownDays May 2, May 16 & June 6 which have a 1:35 p.m. start) and Sundays at1:35 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, willstart at 1:35 p.m. A special twilight program will be held at 5 p.m. onSaturday, July 4 (Lone Stars & Stripes Fireworks Celebration). For moreinformation on Lone Star Park visit LoneStarPark.com orfollow us on Facebook, Twitter,and Google+. 

LoneStar Park isalso home to the multi-million dollar simulcast racebook, sports bar and eventvenue, Bar & Book. The 36,000 square foot venue is open to the public 363days a year. 

GlobalGaming Solutions, LLC (GGS), is a wholly owned subsidiary of the ChickasawNation with a primary business focus of pursuing entertainment, gaming andracing related opportunities in emerging jurisdictions in the United States andoverseas as well as acquisition of regional gaming and entertainment assets.GGS LLC is the parent company of GG RP, which owns Remington Park in OklahomaCity, OK and GG LSP, which owns a significant stake in Lone Star Park. GG LSPis the track operator who owns the license to operate Lone Star Park and leasesthe property from the Grand Prairie Sports Facilities Development Corporation. 

 

 

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