Category Archives: Sports

Lone Star Park to celebrate 20th anniversary with year of giveaways and promotions.

It’s been 20 years since the 1997 Inaugural Spring Thoroughbred Season and Lone Star Park plans to celebrate in a big way throughout its 2017 Spring Thoroughbred Season, April 20 through July 30.

Following are special promotions and giveaways put together to enhance the fan experience at Lone Star Park’s 20th year:

Dalworth Recreation tops Grand Prairie Police in overtime to win charity basketball game

In a thrilling overtime victory Thursday night, the Dalworth Recreation youth basketball team beat a stubborn Grand Prairie Police Department team in the annual “Hoop ‘n for History” charity basketball game at the Dalworth Recreation Center.

Texas AirHogs name Billy Martin, Jr. as Field Manager

Press Release/Texas AirHogs

The Texas AirHogs announced on Thursday that Billy Martin Jr. is the new Field Manager and President of Baseball Operations for the organization. Growing up playing the game, and later in his role as an agent, Martin Jr. brings his depth of knowledge in baseball and business to the AirHogs organization.

Lone Star Park sets 2017 Thoroughbred stakes schedule

Press Release – Lone Star Park

The 2017 Thoroughbred stakes schedule at Lone Star Park at Grand Prairie will offer 11 stakes worth a combined $1 million in purses, headlined by the $200,000 Texas Mile (G3) on Sunday, May 4, and the $200,000 Lone Star Park Handicap (G3) on Sunday, May 28.

The 50 day meeting runs Thursday, April 20 through Sunday, July 30.