MEDIA ADVISORY: APRIL 5, 2011 Press Conference For 2011 Thoroughbred Racing Season Opening
March 31, 2011
Evangeline Downs Racetrack-Casino-Hotel
Public Relations Contact:
Calzone & Associates
(337) 235-2924 ext. 18
Press Conference For 2011 Thoroughbred Racing Season Opening
(Opelousas, La.) – Officials at Evangeline Downs Racetrack-Casino-Hotel are gearing up for the 2011 season of live thoroughbred horse racing. Evangeline Downs is known for having more horses per race than any other track in the country.
The season gets underway Wednesday, April 6 and runs through Labor Day, Monday, September 5. Racing will once again be conducted on a Wednesday through Saturday evening schedule with a first post of 5:40 p.m. central time with a special Labor Day post time of 3:05 p.m.
What: Media Luncheon
When: Tuesday, April 5, 2011
Where: Evangeline Downs Racetrack-Casino-Hotel
Clubhouse Dining Room
2235 Creswell Lane, Opelousas, Louisiana
Who: Evangeline Downs Racetrack, Casino and Hotel Officials