Media Advisory: Live Racing and Triple Crown Finish.
June 07, 2012
For Immediate Release
337 2352924 ext. 18
337 594 3000
(Opelousas, La. ) - Racing fans can watch and wager on the Belmont Stakes LIVE at Evangeline Downs Racetrack & Casino this Saturday, June 9. The 144th running of the Belmont Stakes (G1), is the 1½-mile final leg of Thoroughbred racing’s Triple Crown for three-year-olds. The event is in addition to a full card of live racing beginning at 5:30 p.m.
Learn more about I'll Have Another, the Triple Crown contender who has won the Kentucky Derby and Preakness.
Special Triple Crown Race Day Schedule
Doors open at 9:00 a.m.
Clubhouse seating begins at 3:00 p.m.
Buffet opens at 4:00 p.m.
Special post time for the first Evangeline Downs race is 5:30 p.m.
Post time for the Belmont Stakes is 5:40 p.m.
Register to win a Triple Crown Package including Dinner for 4 in the Clubhouse, complimentary night in the Evangeline Downs Hotel and a $500 wagering voucher. Must be present to win. The drawing will take place after the 8th race on June 9, the same day as registration.
You can also watch and wager at one of our Races & Aces Off Track Betting facilities.
For more information call (337) 594-3000 or go to evangelinedowns.com.
If you can't make it to Evangeline Downs for live racing, join us at BetLouisiana.com.
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