Fair Grounds To Host Fundraiser to Benefit Pediatric Brain Cancer Charities

From the Fair Grounds Media Team:

Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots will host a fundraiser on Tuesday, March 12 to benefit pediatric brain cancer charities and Angels Grove Ranch (http://www.angelsgrove.org/).

The event will be held between 4:30 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. on the first floor on the west side of the grandstand. Tickets can be purchased in advance for $30 ($35 at the door if still available) at the program booth or by contacting Emilee Margiotta at emilee.margiotta@fgno.com or at (504) 948-1150 – the event will be limited to 350 tickets. Silent and live auction items will be available throughout the event.

The annual Louisiana Derby Golf Tournament will be held on March 19 at Lakewood New Orleans. The event will begin at 1 p.m. with registration starting at 11:30 a.m. with a shotgun start. Goodie bags will be available to all players along with an abundance of raffle prizes.

Pricing is as follows:

Foursome Participation @ $600.00/foursome | Individual Participation @ $150.00/player

Hole Sponsor/Foursome @ $650.00 | Hole Sponsor – Sign Only @ $150.00

Individuals and teams may register by contacting Emilee Margiotta at emilee.margiotta@fgno.comor at (504) 948-1150.

She is very naturally quick and that helps her cause a great deal,” Amoss added. “Certainly this racetrack helped her cause…having said that, I think that was a really good performance by a filly that a lot of people questioned whether she legitimately wanted to go a lot of ground…she took it to them today right out of the gate and it was fun to watch.”

Tom Amoss, The trainer of Serengeti Empress

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