Grandstand Open


Gates Open at 5:00 p.m.
Admission = $5.00

Occupancy is limited and entry for Live Racing is not guaranteed. It is recommended to arrive early.

La ocupación es limitada y la entrada para Carreras en Vivo no está garantizada. Se recomienda llegar temprano.

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Make sure you’re up to date on our precautions before your next visit:

The health and safety of our patrons is our number one priority. We continue to monitor closely Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) guidelines and public health advancements, and we have implemented operational procedures and protocols that you need to know before you make your next trip to Lone Star Park.

Bar & Book is open for Simulcasting seven days a week at 10:00 a.m.

  • Occupancy is limited and all appropriate physical distancing measures must strictly be adhered to.
  • Masks are required to be worn at all times by guests, with the only exception being when in the act of eating or drinking.
  • All eating or drinking must take place while seated.
  • There will not be any walkup bar service. You must order all food & beverages from a server. No outside food & beverages will be allowed.
  • Bar & Book is a completely non-smoking facility. All smoking must be conducted outdoors on the patio or in the Courtyard Veranda. Televisions and self-serve wagering machines are available in both areas.
  • All seating, including carrel seats are free and first-come, first-served. There will not be any reservations or “holding” of seats. Everyone will need to have a seat.
  • Groups of 2-4 people are encouraged to sit at a dining table inside the bar or lounge area. Individuals not part of a group are encouraged to sit at a carrel seat.
  • No standing, loitering or congregating are allowed in any areas inside Bar & Book.
  • Please do your part in cleaning up after yourself when leaving for the day. This will help your fellow patrons know when a seat has become vacant.


Face coverings are required for all guests ages 2 and up at all times, with the only exception being when in the act of eating or drinking. Those who fail to comply will be refused service and will be asked to leave the property.

Grandstand open every live racing day.

Admission is free for simulcasting. Admission for Live Racing is $5. All reservations have been suspended until further notice.

If you made a reservation prior to the pandemic for the 2020 Fall Meeting of Champions for American Quarter Horses then your reservation will be refunded automatically and there is no need to contact us to request a refund.

The Grandstand areas that are available are free with your admission and are first-come, first-served.

Guests will be able to enter through the East Gate (near the Grandstand Valet Circle) only.

All guests will be temperature checked as they approach our entrances and asked a brief CDC questionnaire.  Social distancing guidelines will be implemented.

Every day that the Grandstand is open concessions and bars with limited offerings will be available as well as programs.

Valet parking service has been suspended until further notice. General parking and preferred parking are free.

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Temperature Screenings and Face Coverings. Face coverings are required for all guests ages 2 and up at all times, with the only exception being when in the act of eating or drinking. Those who fail to comply will be refused service and will be asked to leave the property. All patrons and employees entering Lone Star Park and Bar & Book will be checked for temperature. Individuals with a temperature at or over 100.4°F (38°C) will not be allowed to enter Lone Star Park or Bar & Book. Employees are required to wear protective coverings over their nose and mouth at all times.

Todas las personas mayores de 2 años deben llevar puesta la máscara en todo momento, cubriéndose la boca y la nariz, aunque se encuentre adentro o afuera.
La única excepción es en el acto de comer o beber.

Enhanced Cleaning and Disinfecting Protocols. Enhanced cleaning procedures will be followed, including the use of electrostatic sprayers and EPA-certified chemicals during daily closures as well as more frequent manual disinfection processes with EPA-registered disinfectant on high-touch surfaces like door handles, railings, elevator buttons, ATMs, self-serve wagering machines and other hard surfaces. The number of hand sanitizer dispensers has been increased and will be placed at guest and employee entrances and exits as well as high-contact areas.

Reservations. New reservations have been suspended until further notice. All existing reservations are being refunded automatically. All available seating is first-come, first-served.

Physical Distancing. Guests need to practice physical distancing leaving six feet between themselves and people not traveling with them while standing in lines, using elevators or moving around the property. Restaurant tables and other layouts will be arranged to ensure appropriate distancing. Bar chairs have been rearranged and seating has been removed from some tables to create additional distance between individuals.

When exiting towards the track from the Grandstand, you must keep the area near the exit doors clear. Everyone must spread out along the apron making sure to social distance.

Al salir hacia la pista desde la Tribuna, debe mantener despejada el área cercana a las puertas de salida. Todos deben extenderse a lo largo del delantal asegurándose de la distancia social.

Frequently Asked Questions

What happens when maximum occupancy is reached?
If maximum capacity is reached, patrons will be asked to wait in clearly marked queue lines that have been set up at the entrance and spaced six feet apart to allow for physical distancing as patrons wait to enter the facility. As other individuals leave the facility, individuals in line will be able to enter the building. Individuals who exit the facility will be required to enter the queue lines for re-entry into Bar & Book.

I have a voucher/winning ticket to cash-out. How long do I have to redeem it upon reopening?
Tickets may be cashed by mail or in-person and are valid for one year from the date printed. To cash 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.

Will I be able to earn points on my Star Player Rewards Card?
Yes, you will be able to use your Star Player Rewards Card.