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Located in New Orleans, Louisiana, Fair Grounds Race Course has been a fixture in the American horse racing scene since it first opened in 1872. The track is best known for hosting the Louisiana Derby, a Grade 2 race for three-year-olds that serves as a prep race for the Kentucky Derby.

Over the years, Fair Grounds Race Course has undergone several renovations and improvements, including the addition of a state-of-the-art racing surface in 2006. The track's surface, which is made of dirt, has been praised for its consistency and safety, and has helped to attract top horses and jockeys from around the country.

In addition to the Louisiana Derby, Fair Grounds Race Course hosts several other stakes races throughout the season, including the Risen Star Stakes, the Fair Grounds Oaks, and the New Orleans Handicap. These races offer purses ranging from $100,000 to $1 million, and are contested by some of the top horses in the country.

Fair Grounds Race Course also offers a full schedule of live racing from November to March, with an average daily purse of $300,000. The track's commitment to providing a high-quality racing experience is further evidenced by its participation in the Thoroughbred Safety Coalition, a group dedicated to promoting equine welfare and safety in horse racing.

In 2022, Fair Grounds Race Course saw an increase in both attendance and handle, with over $80 million wagered on its races over the course of the season. The track also saw several notable performances by top horses and jockeys, including Hot Rod Charlie's victory in the Louisiana Derby and Flavien Prat's five-win day on March 26th.

Fair Grounds Race Course is also known for its iconic architecture, which features a grandstand that dates back to the 1800s. The grandstand was designed by noted architect James Gallier, Jr., and has been preserved and restored over the years to maintain its historic beauty.

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