FINAL TWO WEEKS OF THE 2017 THOROUGHBRED RACING SEASON ARE PACKED FULL OF GREAT RACING AND GREAT ENTERTAINMENT

For Immediate Release
Thursday, July 20, 2017

 

Grand Prairie, Texas (Thursday, July 20, 2017) – Lone Star Park is closing fast on the 2017 Thoroughbred Season. There are just seven days of live racing remaining, so if you have been putting off coming out to enjoy a great night at the races, it’s time to make plans now to join us. We are sure you’ll be glad you did!
 

Here is the schedule for our final seven days of live racing action and events at Lone Star Park: 

  

  • Friday, July 21 

Nine live races scheduled. Gates open at 5:30 p.m. First race post time is 6:35 p.m. The 2017 Lone Star Music Series features fan favorite Pat Green in concert. He will take the stage immediately following the last race for the final show in the popular series. Day of event General Admission is just $5 before 7:30 p.m. and $20 thereafter and it includes admittance to live racing and access to post-race concert. A limited number of special VIP Pit tickets are available for purchase online only. Visit LoneStarPark.com and get yours today! Lone Star Music Series has an age policy for all concerts; persons under 18 years of age must be accompanied by a legal guardian, 30 years of age or older. For more details regarding our age policy or to access our Guardian Consent form, please visit LoneStarPark.com. Def Leggend performs between races live on the Courtyard of Champions Stage from 7 to 10 p.m.

 

  • Saturday, July 22 

10 live races scheduled. Gates open at 4:00 p.m. First race post time is 5:00 p.m. A great day to celebrate Texas Thoroughbreds and racing because it’s Stars of Texas Day! There are four great stakes races for Texas-bred horses scheduled. The divisional Texas Thoroughbred Futurities estimated at $100,000 each, the colt & gelding division and the filly division, both for 2-yr-olds at five furlongs. The $50,000 guaranteed Assault Stakes for Texas-bred, 3-yr-olds & up at one mile and the $50,000 guaranteed Valor Farm Stakes for Texas-bred fillies & mares, 3-yr-olds & up at six furlongs. The stakes races are scheduled as the final four races on the card which makes an all stakes late pick 4. Enjoy live music in the Courtyard of Champions by performed by Memory Trip from 5 to 9 p.m.

 

  • Sunday, July 23 

10 live races scheduled. Gates open at 1:00 p.m. First race post time is 2:35 p.m. Fans can save with our special Sunday discounts which are: Senior Citizens' Discount - Seniors 62 years or older will receive one (1) FREE General Admission at our Admission Gates every Sunday during the 2017 Thoroughbred Season. Just present your valid identification at the designated areas at our entrances to receive your coupon. Military Discount - Present your Military ID any Sunday during the 2017 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 2017 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.

 

  • Thursday, July 27   

Special Thursday night live racing! Eight live races scheduled. Gates open at 5:30 p.m. First race post time is 6:35 p.m.

  

  • Friday, July 28 

Eight live races scheduled. Gates open at 5:30 p.m. First race post time is 6:35 p.m. “Party at the Park” featuring live music by Time Machine in the Courtyard of Champions from 7 to 11 p.m. Drink specials offered from 7 to 10 p.m.

  

  • Saturday, July 29  

Nine live races scheduled. Gates open at 4:00 p.m. First race post time is 5:00 p.m. Fan Appreciation Day! Fans can enter to win one of the many great prizes we are giving away such as gift cards, mutuel vouchers and more! 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. No purchase necessary. Empire 6 will perform on the Courtyard of Champions Stage between live races from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.

 

  • Sunday, July 30 

It’s Closing Day of the 2017 Thoroughbred Racing Season.
10 live races scheduled. Gates open at 1:00 p.m. First race post time is 2:35 p.m. Fans can save with our special Sunday discounts which are: Senior Citizens' Discount - Seniors 62 years or older will 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. Military Discount - Present your Military ID Sunday 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 Sunday 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.

 

For more information, please logon to www.LoneStarPark.com or call 972-263-7223.

 

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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