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Popular Promotion Presented by Houston Press Offers Cheap Beer Specials & Live Quarter Horse Racing Every Friday This Summer Through August 13, 2010


HOUSTON (June 3, 2010)—You Want It, You Got It! The Cheapest Beer Special in Town Every Friday Night! Sam Houston Race Park ( will now offer 50 Cent Beer Night EVERY Friday presented by Houston Press through August 13, 2010.  The popular monthly promotion will take place every Friday night during live racing events and offer 50 cent draft beer specials from 5:30 p.m. to 10 p.m.  

“We have had a tremendous response to our 50 cent beer nights since we started the promotion back in November and have continued to expose new fans to our live racing product as a result,” said Andrea Young, President & Chief Operating Officer, Sam Houston Race Park.  “We have seen a bump in our attendance and handle numbers when we offer 50 cent beer so we are eager to see how this trend translates through the rest of our Quarter Horse season.”

In addition, fans can join morning show host Rod Ryan from 94.5 The Buzz on June 4th, July 9th & August 6th for a special evening of live racing, 50 cent beer specials, prize giveaways from The Buzz and more!  Must be 21 years of age to consume alcohol products.  General admission starts at $6 for Adults; $4 Senior Citizens; and children ages 12 and under get in FREE.  Live racing fans can also enjoy FREE general parking.

Live racing continues through Saturday, August 14 at The Park.  For a complete list of racing and concert events at Sam Houston Race Park, visit or call 281-807-8700.

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, 15,000-capacity venue that hosts annual country, classic rock and contemporary concert events throughout the year. For more information on upcoming shows, events and tickets, visit

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