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THIS WEEK AT LONE STAR PARK

Friday, April 29 through Sunday, May 1   Friday, April 29 * Live Thoroughbred Racing: Nine live races scheduled. Gates open at 5:30 p.m. First race post time is 7:05 p.m. (CDT) $5 General Admission. Free General Parking. * Party…

LONE STAR PARK HIRES JIM BYERS AS TRACK ANNOUNCER

  GRAND PRAIRIE, Texas (Monday, April 4, 2016) – Jim Byers has been hired by Lone Star Park as its track announcer when live racing resumes Thursday, April 7. He replaces John Lies, who resigned last month. “I couldn’t be…

Thoroughbred Deadlines Loom

Texas Thoroughbred Futurity:  For foals of 2014 already nominated to the 2016 Texas Thoroughbred Futurity, the final sustaining payment of $350 is due by Friday, April 15. That payment must be fax, credit card or postmark dated no later than April…

LONE STAR PARK UPDATES POLICY REGARDING (EVH-1) EQUINE HERPESVIRUS

  GRAND PRAIRIE, Texas (Tuesday, March 22, 2016) – Lone Star Park has updated its policy regarding Equine Herpesvirus (EHV-1). This policy update applies to horses shipping into the receiving barn only. There is no change to the current policy…

Metroplex Track Set for Opening of Texas Racing Season

HORSES BEGIN TO ARRIVE FOR RACE MEET TRACK OPENS FOR TRAINING WEDNESDAY MARCH 9   GRAND PRAIRIE, Texas (Lone Star Park) – Thoroughbreds planning to compete during Lone Star Park’s 20th annual Spring Thoroughbred Season began arriving Monday and will…

Metroplex Track Still Hiring for Upcoming Racing

LONE STAR PARKS’ MARCH ‘JOB FAIR’ MADNESS CONTINUES Many Positions Remain for 2016 Spring Thoroughbred Season   GRAND PRAIRIE, Texas (Monday, March 7, 2016) – If you missed our earlier Job Fair dates, but are still looking for employment, Lone…

LONE STAR PARK POSTS POLICY REGARDING (EVH-1) EQUINE HERPESVIRUS  

  GRAND PRAIRIE, Texas (Thursday, February 25, 2016) – Due to the serious nature of a recent outbreak of the neurologic strain of Equine Herpesvirus (EHV-1) at racetracks in the southwest United States, the following entry policy has been adopted…

TRAINER TREY WOOD AND JOCKEY RICKY RAMIREZ SWEEP ALL THREE TEXAS CLASSIC RACES SATURDAY AT LONE STAR PARK

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    GRAND PRAIRIE, (Lone Star Park) – The final day of the 2015 Fall Meeting of Champions Season at Lone Star Park was an especially memorable one for the season’s leading trainer and jockey. Trey Wood and Ricky Ramirez were presented…