Louisiana Champions Day to Run, Saturday, December 11, 2021
LTBA to Host Race Central Party
Drawings to be held for Six $1,000 Scholarships
Louisiana Champions Day nominations close Saturday, November 27th. Fair Grounds Racetrack is managing the 2021 Louisiana Champions Day nominations. All nominations and inquiries regarding Louisiana Champions Day races go directly to Fair Grounds. The phone number for the Racing Office is 504-948-1111.
LTBA is once again hosting the Louisiana Champions Day Race Central Party in the Black Gold Room during the races, on Saturday, December 11th. Doors open at 11:00 a.m. First post is at noon. Buffet will start at 1:00 p.m. No reservations are required. Seating will be on a first come, first served basis. We welcome all to join us to watch the races, and visit with our fellow horsemen and women on this premier day of Louisiana-bred racing.
Also on Louisiana Champions Day, there will be drawings for six (6) $1,000 scholarships; four given by the LTBA and two given by Fair Grounds. Students must be registered full time for the winter/spring semester to be eligible. Scholarship registration will be from 11:00 a.m. until noon at the designated table, with two drawings each after the 5th, 6th and 7th races. Scholarship hopefuls must be present at the winners circle to win.
Fair Grounds currently has Covid restrictions in place. With Covid rules in New Orleans changing frequently, please check before coming to the track to see what restrictions are in place for the day.
LTBA will be mailing Futurity Nomination and Stallion Registration forms the first of December. Please be sure to return these forms by the end of the year deadlines.