Default

Book Your Trip

  
You have (0) items in
your Itinerary

Upcoming Events

|

“The National WWII…

Aug 27 - 27, 2016
The French Market welcomes The National WWII Museum's Victory Belles back to… more

29th Annual Fall…

Aug 27 - 28, 2016
This year’s show will feature exhibitors who have the latest products in… more

Abita Springs Opry at…

Aug 27 - 27, 2016
The Abita Springs Opry returns to the French Market Farmers Market Every… more

Alliance Française…

Aug 27 - 27, 2016
Join us for our annual Fall Open House on August 27 from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm to… more

Backyard Grooves

Aug 27, 2016 - Jan 10, 2026
In The Voodoo Garden, All Ages.   more

COOLinary New Orleans…

Aug 27 - 31, 2016
It is going to be a delicious summer!  During the month of August, enjoy… more

Didn't Wash Us Away: …

Aug 27 - 27, 2016
Join us for the Book Signing and Reception for Didn't Wash Us Away:… more

Double Dose

Aug 27, 2016 - Jan 10, 2026
ActionActionReaction and friends keep the dance floor energized with mixes of… more

End of the Rainbow…

Aug 27 - Sep 26, 2016
Come join for the exhibition of  End of the Rainbow, which is an extension… more

Entergy Giant Screen…

Aug 27 - Sep 6, 2016
When Dory said "just keep swimming" in 2003's Oscar®-winning film… more

Irvin Mayfield's Jazz…

Aug 27 - 27, 2016
Come join us at the Royal Sonesta for Irvin Mayfield's Jazz Playhouse featuring… more

Jon Cleary & The…

Aug 27 - 27, 2016
The Orpheum Theater will celebrate a full year since re-opening its doors to… more

Louisiana Music…

Aug 27 - 27, 2016
Come and listen to music by Trouble In The Garden @ Noon Captain Ledge… more

Mama's Music

Aug 27, 2016 - Jan 10, 2026
In Big Mama's Lounge. 21+ with valid photo I.D. 7-string guitarist Justin… more

Modgun by Robert…

Aug 27 - Dec 18, 2016
The public is invited to tour the newly installed ModGun by Robert Tannen, the… more

Morris Bart Presents…

Aug 27 - 27, 2016
Mark your calendars! Lil Wayne featuring Collegrove, 2ChainzX,  and… more

New Orleans Museum…

Aug 27 - 31, 2016
New Orleans Museum Month, now in its third year, is a collaboration between… more

Nik Richard - A Dream…

Aug 27 - 27, 2016
Local New Orleans author, Nik Richard, is having a book release this Saturday… more

Ogden Museum Presents…

Aug 27 - Sep 18, 2016
Join us at the Ogden Museum of Southern Art  for the exhibiition,… more

The House of Groove

Aug 27, 2016
The House of Groove is a House Party and a live improvised musical journey… more

“The National WWII…

Aug 27 - 27, 2016
The French Market welcomes The National WWII Museum's Victory Belles back to… more

Fair Grounds Race Course and Slots, A Churchill Downs Co.

  • 1751 Gentilly Blvd.
  • New Orleans, LA 70119
  • Phone: (504) 944-5515
  • Fax: (504) 944-1211
  • Category: Dining and Entertainment
  • Sub-Category: Venues
  • Visit Website
  • E-Mail

North America's third-oldest thoroughbred racing facility offers, live racing, slots and eleven OTB/video poker facilities. Private events, weddings and corporate functions available for 50 to 5,000 in our grandstand/clubhouse facility.

General
  • Dis FrenchQuarter: 3
  • Distance to Airport: 13
  • Hours of Operation: Thu-Sun; Nov-Mar 11am - 5:30pm
  • Parking Code: SITE
Restaurant
  • Facility_Buyout:
  • Lunch:
  • Max_Banquet: 700
  • max_classroom: 1,300
  • max_fac_banquet: 800
  • max_fac_reception: 10,000
  • Max_Reception: 1,000
  • max_theatre: 1,300
  • Private_Rm_Capacity: 6
  • Private_Rooms:
  • Rest_Name: Fair Grounds Race Course
  • Resv_Recommended:
  • Seating_Capacity: 800
  • Lunch Rates: $11-$20
Fair Grounds Race Course and Slots, A Churchill Downs Co. Meeting Facility
  • # of Rooms: 0
  • Total Sqft.: 0
  • Largest Room: 0
  • Theatre Capacity: 0
  • Banquet Capacity: 0
  • Classroom Capacity: 0
  • Sleeping Rooms: 0
  • Suites: 0
  • Villas: 0
  • Exhibit Space:
  • Number of Booths: 0
  • Reception Capacity: 0