Frequently Asked Questions
The minimum age to wager is 21 years old and all wagers must be made with cash (no credit card). ATMs are available in various locations. Note that ATMs will not allow cash advance from credit cards (debit card only).
All ages are welcome however; persons under the age of 18 years old must be accompanied by an adult at all times.
General Admission is $5 every Thursday and Friday night during Thoroughbred Season and $10 every Saturday, Sunday, Monday and during Quarter Horse Season. General Admission is $15 on Kentucky Derby Day (May 7). Reserved seating ranges from $5 per ticket to $75 per ticket. All ticket types are available online at LoneStarPark.com/Tickets. For suites and event rooms, contact them at 972-237-1197. Bar & Book is always Free to enter.
Yes! All ticket types are available online, including General Admission. Visit LoneStarPark.com/Tickets.
You may call (972) 263-PONY (7669) between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. daily.
General and Handicap Parking are free*. We do offer Valet* for $15.00 on most race days and for $25.00 on Big Event Days. We also offer Preferred* parking for $5.00 on most race days and for $10.00 on Big Event Days. Valet at Bar & Book is $5*.
*All parking is $20.00 for the Lone Stars & Stripes Fireworks Celebration. Valet service will be unavailable.
General Parking is complimentary and you may enter through Gate 1, 2 or 3. Enter Gate 4 for Preferred parking. Handicap Parking is also accessible through Gate 4. Valet Parking is accessible through Gate 5.
Thoroughbred Racing Season: On Thursdays & Fridays, gates will open at 5:00 p.m. with a first race post time of 6:35 p.m. Saturdays, Sundays and Memorial Day, gates will open at 12:00 p.m. with a first race post time of 1:35 p.m. Triple Crown Days (May 7, May 21 & June 11) gates will open at 10:30 a.m. with a first race time of 1:35 p.m. The Lone Stars & Stripes Fireworks Festival on July 3rd and 4th will have a gate open time of 3:00 p.m. and a first race post time of 5:00 p.m.
Quarter Horse Season: Every day gates open at 5:00 p.m. and will have a first race post time of 6:05 p.m.
Guests should use the East Gate if you need to use the Will Call booth, or have reservations in Silks Dining or in a Suite. Guests should use the West Gate for General Admission. Guests that have reservations on Level 2 can use either gate.
Due to the sensitive nature of our horses, the following items are not permitted on premise during live race days: balloons, flags, noise-makers and recreational balls. At no time are the following items permitted on LSP property: masks that cover the complete face, firearms, mock weapons or confetti. In accordance with penal code 30.06 & 30.07, no firearms are allowed on Lone Star Park property at any time.
Animals are not permitted in Lone Star Park. However, LSP welcomes guests with disabilities and their service animals or service animals in training. If possible, we encourage support animals to wear a vest or tag for easy identification. The only exception to this rule is on Lone Star Bark on May 22, 2022. See event page for details.
Our dress code for Level 4 - Silks Dining as well as the Suite Levels on Level 5 & 6 is smart casual attire. Jeans and shorts are acceptable with collared shirts required for men. Ragged or abbreviated clothing is prohibited.
Patrons are allowed to bring food, beverages and coolers (no alcohol and no glass containers) as long as they remain in the outdoor areas of the facility. Coolers will be subject to search. Lawn chairs and blankets are also permitted in the outdoor areas.
Lone Star Park is wheel chair accessible and provides handicap seating.
Please call our Group Sales Department at (972) 237-1197.
Patrons are allowed re-entry but must have their hand stamped at the designated exiting gates before leaving to re-enter.
Yes, Wi-Fi is available to our patrons. You must sign in to the “Public” Wi-Fi and agree to the terms and conditions.
We will race in inclement weather. Delays will occur for lightning and may occur during heavy rain fall. We will only cancel in extreme conditions, which are very rare.
Our Rain Check policy is as follows: If live racing does not occur for any reason, tickets may be exchanged for the same priced seat on any other live race day within the same season for which tickets are available excluding Premium Event days and special events. Ticket is not subject to any refund and shall bear no cash value. Any live race day that completes 5 or more races shall be considered a full day of racing.
Yes! All ages are welcome to Lone Star Park every live race day. On select days, we offer Family Fun Activities such as bounce houses, pony rides, petting zoos and more. Those dates include: May 1, May 31, June 12 and July 4. Persons under the age of 18 years old must be accompanied by an adult at all times.
Umbrellas are allowed if they can be secured. A canopy is allowed but only if it can be secured and positioned on the Bar & Book lawn. We do not allow camping tents. Wagons are permitted since they are treated like strollers. Please note: No umbrellas or canopy tents are allowed near the track. They must be positioned on the Bar & Book lawn near the Bar & Book patio.
Yes, tickets may be cashed by mail. Please print clearly and send your ticket with name and address to: Lone Star Park at Grand Prairie, Attn: Mutuels Department, 1000 Lone Star Parkway, Grand Prairie, Texas, 75050. Please send the ticket certified or registered mail, return receipt requested and retain a copy of the ticket for your records.
Job listings are available in the Careers section of our website at LoneStarPark.com/Careers
You may purchase the official live program for Lone Star Park, the Lone Star Today for $5.00. Hard copies are available on site at the Admission Booth as you enter, you may also purchase a ticket for a physical program in advance online during your online ticket buying process or you may purchase a digital pdf version online in advance in the Shop section of our website. Additionally, we offer other publications, tip sheets and more on-site at the Gift Shop.