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THIS IS AN EAGLE IMPRESSIVE WINNER OF THE $483,600 SAM HOUSTON FUTURITY (G2) AT SAM HOUSTON RACE PARK

So Rapido Captures the $197,700 Sam Houston Derby (G3)

The final of the richest race of the 2017 Quarter Horse Meeting, the $483,600 Sam Houston Futurity (G2) took place tonight at Sam Houston Race Park, and the title went This Is An Eagle. The son of One Famous Eagle out of the First Down Dash mare Lady Lilia showed he had talent in his trial win and was remarkable in the final.

$483,600 SAM HOUSTON FUTURITY (G2), $197,700 SAM HOUSTON DERBY (G3) AND $48,360 SAM HOUSTON JUVENILE SET FOR SATURDAY NIGHT AT SAM HOUSTON RACE PARK

Derby Dog Dash and Roger Creager in Concert on Saturday Night

Live Quarter Horse returns to Sam Houston Race Park on Friday, April 28 with the popular 50-cent Beer Friday from 6-9 pm. Seven trials for the John Deere Juvenile Challenge Championship will be contested with the ten fastest qualifiers returning for the final on Saturday, May 20.

On Saturday, April 29, live racing gets underway at 6:10 pm with three stakes highlighted by the richest race of the 2017 Quarter Horse meet, the $483,600 Sam Houston Futurity (G2). The card will also feature the $197,700 Sam Houston Derby (G3) and the $48,360 Sam Houston Juvenile.

CODY JOHNSON RETURNS TO HOUSTON ON JULY 29 AT SAM HOUSTON RACE PARK!

Also Featuring Tracy Byrd, Mike Ryan, and Jesse Raub Jr.

HOUSTON (April 21, 2017)—Tickets go on sale Today at 10 am for the Cody Johnson concert at Sam Houston Race Park (www.shrp.com) on Saturday, July 29th, also featuring Tracy Byrd, Mike Ryan, and Jesse Raub Jr.

$103,320 BANK OF AMERICA TEXAS CHALLENGE (G2) SET FOR SATURDAY, APRIL 22 AT SAM HOUSTON RACE PARK

Promotions Include Food Truck Friday and Easton Corbin in Concert Following Saturday Night’s Races

There will be plenty of live racing action and entertainment this weekend at Sam Houston Race Park.  On April 21, don’t miss Food Truck Friday with some of Houston’s favorite Food Trucks including Churrascos; Boogie's Chicago Style BBQ; Greedy's Food Truck; Pita Bites; Foodgasm Food Truck; Chubbz Grubbz; Reigns Food Truck; Truck on The Bayou and Cupcake and A Smile.  Live racing gets underway at 7:00 pm with the popular 50-cent Beer Friday from 6-9 pm.

STREAMLYNER WINS THE $109,500 SAM HOUSTON MAIDEN CLASSIC AT SAM HOUSTON RACE PARK

STOLIS PRO WINS THE AQHA TEXAS DISTANCE CHALLENGE- DASH QUICK PERRY IS FASTEST QUALIFIER FOR THE $197,700 SAM HOUSTON DERBY (G3)

Sam Houston hosted eight 350-yard trials on Friday, April 14 for the $197,700 Sam Houston Derby (G3). 

Luxury Suite Offer

Don't miss your chance to get a Luxury Suite for just $35 per person (minimum 10 people).

TWO AQHA WORLD CHAMPIONS RETURN TO SAM HOUSTON RACE PARK ON FRIDAY TO KICK OFF THE 2017 QUARTER HORSE LIVE RACING SEASON

Opening Night Promotions Include Military Appreciation Night and Pat Green in Concert on Friday, March 31

The 2017 American Quarter Horse racing season gets underway with a star-studded cast at Sam Houston Race Park on Friday, March 31.  Opening night will honor the men and women who serve our country with Military Appreciation Night offering FREE admission for Military with valid ID (before 8 pm). 

PARTLY MOCHA NAMED 2017 HORSE OF THE MEET AT SAM HOUSTON RACE PARK

Partly Mocha, owned by Sarah and Kenneth Ramsey and trained by Mike Maker was named 2017 Horse of the Meet for the 2017 Thoroughbred racing season at Sam Houston Race Park.

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