JOCKEY’S TO STOP BY CHILDREN’S MEDICAL CENTER DALLAS TO PROMOTE CHILDHOOD CANCER AWARENESS

For Immediate Release
Monday, October 26, 2015

 

GRAND PRAIRIE, Texas (Monday, October 26, 2015) – Members of Lone Star Park jockey colony will visit Children’s HealthSM Children's Medical Center Dallas on Tuesday, October 27.

Lone Star Park jockeys will arrive at 2:00 p.m. to visit with the children, autograph goggles, hand out gifts, spread smiles and hopefully brighten days. Derby, Lone Star Park’s Mascot horse will accompany them on the visit.

Children’s HealthSM Children's Medical Center Dallas is located at:

1935 Medical District Drive

Dallas, Texas 75235

Contact: Sheridan Riles 214-456-6280  

The jockeys and Lone Star Park are joining efforts on behalf of the Jockeys Guild to raise awareness to childhood cancer by visiting a local Children’s Hospital. 

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Lone Star Park at Grand Prairie, a Class I racetrack operated by Texas Partners LSP and GG LSP. The 2015 Fall Meeting of Champions for American Quarter Horses and mixed breeds opens Friday, September 18 and concludes on Saturday, November 14. Live racing will be held three days a week, Friday & Saturday at 6:35 p.m.  and Sundays at 1:35 p.m. Live racing will be held on select Thursdays at 6:35 p.m. (October 15, 22 and 29; November 5). The Bank of America Challenge Championships will be held on Friday and Saturday, November 6 and 7. Post time for both nights will be 6:35 p.m. 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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