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Ring in the New Year with Live Racing, Entertainment, Champagne Toast, Fireworks and More on Thursday, December 31, 2009


WHAT:           Countdown to 2010! Sam Houston Race Park ( invites Houstonians to ring in 2010 in style at the 2nd Annual New Year’s Eve Celebration at The Park presented by 107.5 The Eagle and Houston Press on Thursday, December 31, 2009.  The event encourages “come-as-you-are” attire—in boots and jeans or in your favorite party dress—for a night of Thoroughbred racing, fantastic dining packages, live entertainment from the Zach Edwards Band (, dancing, a champagne toast, and the largest firework display in town!
Ticket packages start at $19 per person. Space is limited. The 2010 New Year’s Eve Celebration is sponsored by 107.5 The Eagle, Houston Press, TriCo Lift and Hilton Garden Inn Northwest. Make your reservations today. For more information visit or call 281.807.8760.

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 19 luxury suites overlooking the race track, The Pavilion Centre, and award-winning dining options at the Winner’s Circle Restaurant and Jockey Club.  The Park’s newest addition, The Showgrounds, is an all-ages venue that hosts annual Country, Classic Rock and Contemporary concert events throughout the year.  For more information on upcoming shows, events and tickets, please visit


WHEN:           Thursday, December 31, 2009
                        5:30 p.m.          Live Racing Gates Open
                        7:00 p.m.          Thoroughbred Racing Begins/ Live Remote from 107.5 The Eagle
                        11:00 p.m.        Zach Edwards Band performances & NYE Countdown
                        12:00 a.m.        Fireworks to Ring in 2010

WHERE:        Sam Houston Race Park
                        7575 N. Sam Houston Parkway West
                        Houston, Texas 77064

TICKETS:      $19 NYE Party Pack includes: (1) Live Racing General Admission Ticket; (1) Club Level Counter Seat; (1) Live Racing Program; (1) Burger Basket or Concession Entrée; (2) Small Sodas or Draft Beers; (1) $2 Wagering Coupon.
$25 Pavilion Party presented by 106.9 The Point includes: (1) Live Racing General Admission Ticket; (1) Pavilion Party Ticket; (1) Pavilion Reception Buffet including tax and gratuity; and entertainment.

$49 Winner’s Circle package includes: (1) Live Racing General Admission Ticket; (1) Buffet including tax and gratuity; (1) Live Racing Program; (1) glass of champagne for midnight toast; (1) NYE Party Favor.

$250 Hilton Garden Inn Northwest Hotel and Dining package includes: (1) Double/King Room at Hilton Garden Inn on 12/31; Breakfast for Two at Hilton Garden Inn on 1/1, Shuttle Service Between Hotel and The Park on 12/31; (2) Live Racing General Admission Tickets; (2) Grande Buffet dinners including tax and gratuity; (2) Live Racing Programs, (2) $2 Wagering Coupons; (2) glasses of champagne for midnight toast; (2) NYE Party Favors.
INFO:             For more information, visit or call 281-807-8700.

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