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Family Friendly Afternoon Of Live Racing, Winner's Circle Dining & Dad's Chance to Race A Riding Lawn Mower for the Ultimate Budweiser BBQ Pack on June 20, 2010


WHAT:          Get Ready To Start Your Engines! Treat Dad to a one-of-a-kind Father’s Day Celebration at Sam Houston Race Park ( featuring live racing and Lawn Mower Races presented by Shoppa’s Farm Supply and ESPN 97.5 Radio on Sunday, June 20, 2010.  Post time is 1 p.m.

Make reservations today for Dad to dine in the Winner’s Circle Restaurant featuring reserved seating along the finish line, live racing program, and Grande Buffet dining (tax and gratuity included) for $35 per person; a discounted buffet dining package is available to kids ages 12 and under

Don’t miss 16 lucky Dads riding lawn mowers in a race on the dirt track in between Quarter Horse races for the chance to win the Ultimate Budweiser BBQ Pack during Father’s Day Lawn Mower Races presented by Shoppa’s Farm Supply & ESPN 97.5 Radio.  Listen to ESPN 97.5 Radio for your chance to qualify for the races.  ESPN will qualify 12 contestants through on-air and online contests, and The Park will randomly select four additional contestants on-site the day of the event. 

Make your reservation today by calling 281-807-8760.  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 the Champion Energy Services Jockey Club.  The Park’s newest addition, The Showgrounds, is an all-ages, outdoor 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:                      Sunday, June 20, 2009
                                    11:30 a.m.       Gates Open
                                    1:00 p.m.         Live Racing Begins
                                    3:00 p.m.         ESPN 97.5 Radio promotions team on-site
*All times are subject to change without notice

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

TICKETS:                 $35 Winner’s Circle Buffet Package includes (1) admission, (1) live racing program, (1) buffet                                     including tax & gratuity in the Winner’s Circle Restaurant, and (1) $2 wagering coupon per                                     person.
                                    $19 Party Pack includes (1) general admission (1) Club level counter seats (1) Live Racing                                     Program, Burger Basket or Concession Entrée, (2) Small Soda or Draft Beers, (1) $2 wagering                                     coupon per person
General Admission $6 Adults; $4 Senior Citizens; children 12 and under FREE.   

PARKING:               FREE general parking.           

INFO:                         For more information, call 281-807-8760 or visit

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