Louisiana Thoroughbred Breeders Association would like to share the following list of dates of interest to Louisiana horsemen and women.
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- Louisiana Champions Day Entry Day
- Holiday Twilight Racing, New Orleans Fair Grounds
- Fair Grounds College Day, Scholarship Drawings; four $1,000 scholarships for current college students. (Two donated by Louisiana Thoroughbred Breeders Assoc., and two donated by New Orleans Fair Grounds) Registration between 1:30 p.m. & 4:30 p.m. Drawings scholarships will occur at the winners circle after the 5th race. Must be present at winners circle to win.
- LTBA Board of Directors Meeting, 1:00 p.m., Copeland Tower Suites, Metairie
- Louisiana Champions Day Gala, 7-10 p.m., Copeland Tower Suites, Metairie
- The Magic City Classic, New Orleans Fair Grounds
- 29th Annual Louisiana Champions Day, 7 stakes for Louisiana Bred Thoroughbreds, 3 stakes for Louisiana Bred Quarter Horses New Orleans Fair Grounds, 1st Post 12:30 p.m.
- U.S. Military and Colorguard present the colors for Louisiana Champions Day. 11:30 a.m. Members of the military to be honored throughout the day as guests of the LTBA
- Louisiana Champions Day, Race Central, 12:30 through last race, New Orleans Fair Grounds, Black Gold Room. Lunch is served from 1pm – 3pm.
- LTBA Scholarship Drawings; two $1,000 scholarships for current college students. (Registration between 11:00 a.m. & 12:00 p.m. Drawings for two scholarships will occur at the winners circle after the 5th race. Must be present at winners circle to win.)
- Anyone with information about Louisiana Breds winning outside of North America, please contact Roger Heitzmann (Roger@louisianabred.com)
- Santa Super Saturday, New Orleans Fair Grounds. Tenacious Stakes, Bonapaw Stakes, Blushing KD Stakes, Buddy Diliberto Memorial Stakes, Sugar Bowl Overnight Stake, Letellier Memorial Stakes
- Christmas Eve – LTBA office closed
- Christmas – LTBA office closed
- Bob Fortus Memorial Stakes, New Orleans Fair Grounds
- Lookout Stakes, Delta Downs
- New Orleans Fair Grounds Stakes: Woodchopper Stakes, Pago Hop Stakes,
- B-Connected Stakes, Delta Downs
- Louisiana Futurity, Divisions for Fillies and for Colts and Geldings, New Orleans Fair Grounds
- New Years Eve
- Louisiana Stallion Registrations Due
- Louisiana Futurity Nominations Due (pregnant mares)
- FINAL DAY to apply for accreditation of 2019 Louisiana Bred foal at weanling rate of $75. As of January 1, 2019, 2018 foals become yearlings and the rate increases to $250.
- New Year’s Day – LTBA office closed
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Roger A. Heitzmann III, Secretary/Treasurer
Louisiana Thoroughbred Breeders Association