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Spectacular Rides, Games and More For the Whole Family December 19, 2008 Through January 19, 2009


WHAT:           Sam Houston Race Park ( will host a Winter Carnival in the parking lot of the facility from Friday, December 19, 2008 through Sunday, January 25, 2009.  The month-long festival features thrilling rides for adults and kids, exciting boardwalk games, an array of carnival food, prizes and more.  Tickets are $20 all-you-can-ride and can be purchased at the event. Parking for the event is free.  For more information visit

WHO:             Sam Houston Race Park is Houston’s premier racing and entertainment facility, located 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:           Wednesday, December 19, 2008 - Sunday, January 25, 2009
                        Monday-Friday          4 p.m.  – 11 p.m.
                        Saturday-Sunday        1 p.m. – 11 p.m.
WHERE:        Sam Houston Race Park          
                       7575 N. Sam Houston Parkway W
                       Houston, Texas 77064

TICKETS:      $20 all-you-can-ride; available for purchase on-site; Cash Only.

INFO:             For more information, visit or call (281)-807-8700.

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