Join us for Harrah's Louisiana Downs Biggest Race of the Year! Super Derby 39 is a Grade 3, $300,000 Stakes Race featuring the best 3-year-olds from across the country and this year they will be racing on the main track at a distance of a mile and one-sixteenth. Post time for the first race will be 12 p.m. on Sunday, September 2.
[10:30am - 11:30am]
Jockey Meet & Greet with Autograph Signing -
Harrah’s Louisiana Downs Lobby. Photo for autograph will be available for $5.00. Proceeds benefit the Permanently Disabled Jockey’s Fund.
[11am - 6pm]
Super Derby 39 in the Sky - $49.99 per person. Upscale, Buffet Dining. Reservations Required, call 318-752-6367.
[11am - 6pm]
Super Derby 39 in Harrah’s Club - $39.99 per person includes an all-you-can-eat buffet. Box seats are also
available. Reservations required, call 318-752-6367.
[11am - 5pm]
Super Derby 39 $5 Free Bet
Swipe your Total Rewards card at the racing kiosks for a $5.00 Free Bet that can be redeemed on Saturday,
September 9, 2018.
Children’s Area with inflatable zoo, bounce houses, water slides, and food trucks open on the Racing Apron
- Face Painting is available for an additional charge. Food trucks from across the region will be serving up great local bites for purchase.
[12:00pm - Post time for 1st race of the day.]
After 3rd Race: [Food Truck Smash-up] - This eating contest is one like no other. Our competitors will have
five minutes to scarf down some of the yummiest foods available for purchase on the Racing Apron. We’ll have
seven local celebrities you love and three participants from the crowd competing to win not only bragging rights and a trophy but $250 in cash. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Approximately 3pm: Harrah’s Louisiana Downs Super Derby 39 Opening Ceremony will include a Proclamation by Bossier City Mayor Lorenz Walker, posting of the colors by the Bossier Sheriff’s Young Marines.
After 7th Race: Super Derby Ladies Hat Contest -
Ladies pull out your hat and get creative for a chance to win some cash. Registration Time: 12pm-4pm in the
Harrah’s Louisiana Downs Lobby. Hats will be judged in four categories: Classic, Spirit of Louisiana and Most Original. Must be 21 to participate. Contact email@example.com for more information.
[Running of Super Derby 39]
Harrah’s Louisiana Downs premiere race featuring the best 3 year-olds from across the country. $300,000
Stakes Race. The official state song for Louisiana, “You Are My Sunshine”, will be performed by Casey Ann Boddie.
Super Derby 39 Press Conference to follow race in the Red River Room.