RACES 5-9 CANCELLED TONIGHT DUE TO DANGEROUS LIGHTNING AND THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE AREA

For Immediate Release
Friday, June 26, 2015

GRAND PRAIRIE, Texas  – Races five through nine at Lone Star Park were cancelled due to dangerous lightning from a severe thunderstorm that moved across the area tonight. The call was made for the safety of the horses and riders.   

A consolation will be paid on the following multiple race wagers that include race 5:  

Pick 3 (races3-5) pays 1, 2, All for $27.80; Pick 4 (races 2-5) pays 1, 1, 2, All for $44.10. 

The Pick 3 wager for races 4-6 paid $3.65 for 2, All, All.  

All straight wagers on the cancelled races will be fully refunded.   

  Because of the weather, this is the fifth cancellation of races this meet. Previous dates of  cancellations this meet were April 17 races 7-9; April 18 races 4-9; April 24 races 2-9 and May 23 races 7-9.   

Live racing will resume tomorrow,Saturday, June 27 and it is Dollar Night!  

$1 Admission, $1 Lone Star TodayPrograms, $1 Hotdogs, $1 Soft Drinks, $1 Popcorn and $2 Beer!  

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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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