For Immediate Release
Friday, June 30, 2017


WHAT:   The annual Lone Stars & Stripes Fireworks Celebration, hosted by Lone Star Park in conjunction with the City of Grand Prairie, will feature two nights of spectacular fireworks on Monday, July 3, and Tuesday, July 4. Kids will love the Family Fun Park featuring pony rides, a petting zoo, bounce houses, obstacle course, zip line, slide, tattoo’s and much more. Music lovers will enjoy live music by Vegas Stars between the races. Following the last race each night, there will be a spectacular, 20-minute choreographed firework display. Members of any branch of the military receive free general admission with a valid military I.D.

Exciting giveaways! On Monday, July 3, one lucky customer will go home with a brand new 2017 Kawasaki Brute Force ATV! On Tuesday, July 4, one lucky customer will go home with a pair of brand new 2017 Polaris Phoenix 200 ATV’s! Customers can enter on-site by texting in a special keyword that day. You must be on site to participate. Winners will be randomly selected from those texts.

ATV July 3     ATV x2
     2017 Kawasaki Brute Force ATV                  2017 Polaris Phoenix 200 ATV


WHEN:        Monday, July 3 & Tuesday, July 4

                        Gates open – 3:00 p.m.

                        First race – 5:00 p.m.

                        Fireworks – will begin following the last race.


WHERE:        Lone Star Park at Grand Prairie

                        1000 Lone Star Parkway

                        Grand Prairie, TX 75050

                        972-263-RACE (7223)


Holiday Weekend Schedule:

Friday, June 30, No live racing.

Saturday, July 1, Gates open at 4:00 p.m. Post time is 5:00 p.m.

Sunday, July 2, Gates open at 1:00 p.m. Post time is 2:35 p.m.

Monday, July 3 & Tuesday, July 4, Gates open at 3:00 p.m. Post time is 5:00 p.m.


Lone Star Park at Grand Prairie, a Class I racetrack operated by Texas Partners LSP and GG LSP. The track offers a 50-day 2017 Thoroughbred Season, which concludes on Sunday, July 30.  Live racing will be held three days a week, Friday at 6:35 p.m., Saturday at 5:00 p.m. and Sundays at 2:35 p.m. Live racing will be held on select Thursdays at 6:35 p.m. (June 15 & July 27). A special twilight program will be held at 5:00 p.m. both on Monday, July 3 and Tuesday, 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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