SPEED RULES IN GRADE 3, $200,000 STEVE SEXTON MILE

May 7, 2018

For Immediate Release Sunday, May 6, 2018 GRAND PRAIRIE, Texas (May 6, 2018) – Charles E. Fipke’s Bee Jersey (Jersey Town) became a graded stakes winner with his 5 ½ length victory in the Grade 3, $200,000 Steve Sexton Mile at Lone Star Park defeating Girvin (Tale of Ekati), a Grade 1 winner of $1.59 million. …

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GIRVIN RETURNS TO RACING IN GRADE III SEXTON MILE

April 23, 2018

For Immediate Release Sunday, April 22, 2018 GRAND PRAIRIE, Texas (April 22, 2018) –Girvin, winner of the Grade 1, $1 million Haskell Invitational last July, will return to racing in the Grade 3, $200k Sexton Mile at Lone Star Park on Sunday, May 6. “He is training great,” said owner Brad Grady who attended the races …

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FIRST JOB FAIR DATES ANNOUNCED AS LONE STAR PARK READIES FOR 2018 THOROUGHBRED SEASON

February 27, 2018

For Immediate Release Tuesday, February 27, 2018  GRAND PRAIRIE, Texas (Tuesday, February 27, 2018) – Lone Star Park is looking to fill some 300+ full-time and part-time seasonal positions for our upcoming Thoroughbred Racing Season which begins in April and we want you! So dress for success and bring your résumé to one of our …

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LONESTAR PARK ANNOUNCES PURSE INCREASES FOR UPCOMING THOROUGHBRED SEASON

February 26, 2018

For Immediate Release Friday, February 23, 2018 GRAND PRAIRIE, Texas (Friday, February 23, 2018) – Lone Star Park has announced an increase in overnight race purses for the 2018 Thoroughbred season which opens April 19. All overnight races will see an increase of $2,000 each in purse money. Some overnight race categories will see as …

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SELECTED GRAND PRAIRIE CHARITIES TO BE AWARDED FUNDS AT LONE STAR PARK CHARITABLE FOUNDATION CEREMONY

February 23, 2018

For Immediate Release Friday, February 23, 2018 GRAND PRAIRIE, Texas (Friday, February 23, 2018) – The Lone Star Park Charitable Foundation for Grand Prairie – a 501 (c) (3) non-profit organization will host its annual grant ceremony at Lone Star Park on Tuesday, March 20. Being awarded are 20 local Grand Prairie charity and non-profit …

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LONE STAR PARK ANNOUNCES 2018 THOROUGHBRED SEASON STAKES SCHEDULE

February 15, 2018

For Immediate Release Thursday, February 08, 2018 GRAND PRAIRIE, Texas (Thursday, February 8, 2018) – Lone Star Park’s 2018 Thoroughbred Season stakes schedule will offer 11 stakes totaling an estimated $1 million in total purse money.   Opening night on April 19 will feature the newly renamed $50,000 Bluebonnet Stakes, formerly run as the Premiere, for accredited Texas-bred horses.          Sunday, April 22 features the 22nd running …

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GRADE 3 $200,000 STEVE SEXTON MILE SCHEDULED FOR FIRST SUNDAY IN MAY

January 3, 2018

For Immediate Release Friday, January 05, 2018 GRAND PRAIRIE, Texas (Friday, January 5, 2018) – The Grade 3, $200,000 Steve Sexton Mile, for horses three years old and upward, is set to run on Sunday, May 6, 2018. This will mark the 22nd running of the race, previously run as the Texas Mile. The race name was …

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