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February 18, 2013

SECOND ANNUAL CAMEL & OSTRICH RACES
 AT SAM HOUSTON RACE PARK

Exotic Racing Saturday, March 9, 2013

WHAT:
Sam Houston Race Park presents the return of exotic racing featuring Camel and Ostrich races! Sam Houston Race Park will host the unpredictable and fun-filled races Saturday, March 9, 2013. The event will feature four camels and five ostriches racing a distance of approximately 100 yards in between live thoroughbred horse races.
                       
WHO: 
Sam Houston Race Park is Houston’s premier racing and entertainment facility, located just 15 minutes from downtown Houston, and offers a variety of attractions including 16 recently renovated luxury suites overlooking the race track, The Pavilion Centre, and award-winning dining options at the Winner’s Circle Restaurant and the Champion Energy Services Jockey Club. For more information on upcoming shows, events and tickets, please visit www.shrp.com.

WHEN: 
Saturday, March 9, 2013

5:30 p.m.         Live Racing Gates Open
6:30 p.m.         Live Racing Begins
8:00 p.m.        Ostrich Races
9:20 p.m.        Camel Races
(Times subject to change)
                       
WHERE:         Sam Houston Race Park
                        7575 N. Sam Houston Parkway West
                         Houston, Texas 77064
                        281-807-8700

TICKETS:       General admission: $6 Adults; $4 Senior Citizens; children ages 12 and under FREE.

PARKING:      FREE general parking for live racing events.

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