THIS WEEK AT LONE STAR PARK Friday, July 8 through Sunday, July 10

For Immediate Release
Thursday, July 07, 2016

 

Friday, July 8 

Live Thoroughbred Racing: Eight live races scheduled. Gates open at 5:30 p.m. First race post time is 7:05 p.m. (CDT) $5 General Admission before 8:00 p.m. and $20 after 8:00 p.m. Free General Parking.

Happy Hour at Bar & Book: Each Monday - Friday from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m.

• Chris Young in Concert: Chris Young will take the stage after the final race at approximately 11:00 p.m. Admission is just $5 before 8:00 p.m. and $20 thereafter. Lone Star Music Series has an age policy for all concerts; you must be 18 years of age or older unless accompanied by a legal guardian. For more information please visit lonestarpark.com or call 972.263.RACE (7223).  

• Courtyard Band: Zac Wilkerson will be performing on our Courtyard of Champions Stage between live races from 7:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.

Saturday, July 9 

Live Thoroughbred Racing: nine live races scheduled. Gates open at 5:30 p.m. First race post time is 7:05 p.m. (CDT) $5 General Admission. Free General Parking.  

• Stars of Texas Night: Saturday is a great night for live racing! There are four stakes races featured on the nine-race card worth a combined $286,149– the 19th Running of the $50k Valor Farm Stakes for Texas-bred fillies & mares,  three-year-olds & up going six furlongs on the main track; the 19th running of the $50k Assault Stakes for Texas-breds, three-year-olds & up going one mile on the main track; the 24th running of the $94,902 Texas Thoroughbred Futurity for two-year-old fillies going five furlongs on the main track; and the 27th running of the $91,247 Texas Thoroughbred Futurity for two-year-old colts & geldings, also going five furlongs on the main track.

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

• UFC 200: Lesnar vs. Hunt at Bar & Book: Don't miss UFC 200: Former Heavyweight Champion Brock Lesnar takes on Mark Hunt in Heavyweight Bout Saturday, July 9 at 9:00 p.m. Catch all the action at Bar & Book! *$20 food & beverage minimum per person required after 8 p.m. for UFC events.

Sunday, July 10

Live Thoroughbred Racing: Nine live races scheduled. Gates open at 12:00 noon. First race post time is 2:05 p.m. (CDT) $5 General Admission. Free General Parking.   

• Free $5 Mutuel Voucher: Star Player Rewards members will receive a Free $5 Mutuel Voucher on Sunday, July 10. Reward is available at any kiosk that day. *Member will need to enter PIN number to print reward & may be asked to show a Photo ID to redeem.

Sunday Brunch Buffet in Silks: Enjoy the Sunday Brunch Buffet in our Silks Dining Room, each Sunday from 12:00 noon until the end of the sixth race. Sunday Brunch features a Bloody Mary Station, a Mimosa Station and brunch buffet. Advance reservations can be made by calling 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 2016 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 2016 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 2016 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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Lone Star Park at Grand Prairie, a Class I racetrack operated by Texas Partners LSP and GG LSP. The track offers a 50-day 2016 Spring Thoroughbred Season, which opens Thursday, April 7 and concludes on Sunday, July 17.  Live racing will be held three days a week, Friday & Saturday at 7:05 p.m. (except Triple Crown Days May 7, May 21 & June 11 which have a 2:05 p.m. start) and Sundays at 2:05 p.m. Live racing will be held on select Thursdays at 7:05 p.m. (April 7 & 21; May 19; June 16; July 14). The racing program on Memorial Day, May 30, will start at 2:05 p.m. A special twilight program will be held at 5 p.m. both on Sunday, July 3 and Monday, July 4 (Lone Stars & Stripes Fireworks Celebration). For more information on Lone Star Park visit LoneStarPark.com or follow us on Facebook and Twitter.

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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