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Thoroughbred Racing Season: Kentucky Derby Day
May 6, 2023 @ 1:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Gates Open: 10:30 a.m.
First Live Race: 1:35 p.m.
Kentucky Derby Simulcast: Approximately 5:30 p.m.
General Admission is $15 and General Parking is Free!
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Kentucky Derby Day: Catch the 149th running of the Kentucky Derby, the first leg of the Triple Crown. Lone Star Park’s Grandstand will open early at 10:30 a.m. The first live Lone Star Park race will begin at 1:35 p.m. and the Kentucky Derby simulcast will be at approximately 5:30 p.m.
Best Hat Contest: Wear your favorite Kentucky Derby hat to the races! We will be awarding two grand prizes in our Kentucky Derby Hat Contest for “The Most Stylish” and “The Most Creative” with both winners receiving $500. Judging begins at 3:00 p.m. in the Courtyard of Champions. *
*Must be present in the Courtyard of Champions by 3:00 p.m. to be considered. Must be 18 years of age or older. Click Here for complete rules (Need rules).
Live Music: We’ll have live music on the Courtyard of Champions Stage from Noon to 5 p.m., featuring Limelight Band.
Family Fun Activities: Kids can enjoy the Petting Zoo, Pony Rides and Funny Farm Slide from Noon to 5 p.m. on the Bar & Book Lawn.
Star Player Rewards 20X Bonus Points: Points earned from wagering on Lone Star Park races are increasing from 2 to 20 additional points per dollar wagered this Season! For more information about Star Player Rewards. LEARN MORE
Lone Star Park is the only destination in DFW where you can experience the Excitement of Live Sports, the Thrill of Winning Big and the Majestic Beauty Thoroughbred Horses doing what they do best! With Tickets starting at just $15, we’re sure to be your Best Bet for a Good Time at a Great Price! The Horses Are Ready. Are You?