Betting Fair Grounds online has never been easier. Whether you are on your smartphone, tablet, computer you can bet on races at Fair Grounds with BUSR anytime or anywhere.
Feel like a VIP with an 8% horse betting rebate on horse bets, win or lose, paid to your account the very next day.
For the latest odds at Fair Grounds please press the button below to see the odds in the live racing interface.
Address: 1751 Gentilly Blvd, New Orleans, LA 70119, United States
The Fair Grounds is located in historic Mid-City and has been a New Orleans staple since 1842. It is often referred to as New Orleans Fair Grounds and is ranked #12, behind Evangeline Downs in Opelousas, Louisiana, which was ranked #6. The racetrack is operated by Churchill Downs Louisiana Horseracing Company, LLC.
Fair Grounds is the home of the Louisiana Derby, a Grade II stakes prep for the Kentucky Derby. The Louisiana Derby carries a $1 million purse which was the first seven-figure race to ever run in New Orleans. Jockey, Rosie Napravnik, become the first woman to win the leading jockey title at Fair Grounds with 110 wins, including the Louisiana Derby aboard Pants On Fire.
Fair Grounds is the 3rd oldest thoroughbred racetrack in the United States, behind Saratoga and Pimlico. The track was initially opened as the "Union Race Course" in 1852 and only 7 years later, in 1859, the track was renamed the "Creole Race Course." In 1863, the name was changed back again to the "Fair Grounds" and racing continued even during the Civil War. In 1981 a turf course was installed.
Live Racing: Wednesday through Sunday
Race Dates: November to April
Notable Races:Louisiana Derby (G2), New Orleans Handicap (G2), Mervin H. Muniz Jr. Mml Handicap (G2), Fair Grounds Oaks (G2)
Main Track: 1 mile
Turf Course: 7 Furlongs, oval
Mervin H. Muniz Jr. Memorial Handicap
New Orleans Handicap
Fair Grounds Oaks
Colonel E.R. Bradley Handicap
Fair Grounds Handicap
Rachel Alexandra Stakes
Risen Star Stakes
BUSR offers thoroughbred, quarter horse and harness racing content from over 300 of the world's premier racetracks. You'll get up to an 8% rebate on all your horse bets, win or lose, paid to your account the very next day. Online horse betting is available via desktop computer, laptop, iPad, iPhone or Android powered devices.