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First Post Pushed Up For 8:30 AM Start For Mardi Gras Schooling Races On Saturday
First post for Saturday's Mardi Gras Futurity races at Louisiana Downs has been moved to 8:30 a.m. (CST).

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First Post Pushed Up For 8:30 AM Start For Mardi Gras Schooling Races On Saturday

BOOSIER CITY, LA–FEBRUARY 8, 2024–State-bred juveniles take the spotlight Saturday at Louisiana Downs (see related story) when 101 two-year-olds will compete in 16 schooling races. 

Due To Expected Weather Conditions On Saturday, first post has changed to 8:30 a.m. (CST). Friday's schooling races for the Louisiana Downs Open Futurity will remain 11:00 a.m.

All participants are eligible to make the final payment to the March 8 and 9 trials for the Mardi Gras Futurity. The $600,000-est. restricted Grade 2 300 yard final will be contested on March 30.

CLICK HERE for Saturday's 16 race program with sires, dams, owners, trainers, jockeys and sale prices if applicable.

Results for both days, with individual times, will be posted on StallioneSeach.com as soon as they become available.