News & Updates
Serendipity Rocks Pulls the Upset in the $191,900 Sam Houston Derby (G3)
It was a glorious evening at Sam Houston Race Park with ideal weather conditions for the richest race of the 2018 Quarter Horse Meeting, the $440,600 Sam Houston Futurity (G2). Showing even more speed and professionalism than his trial win was fourth-fastest qualifier FM Im A Zatanaz Too who won the final for owner Jose Fabian Hernandez of Georgetown, Texas.
$440,600 SAM HOUSTON FUTURITY(G2), $191,900 SAM HOUSTON DERBY (G3) AND $44,060 SAM HOUSTON JUVENILE SET FOR SATURDAY NIGHT AT SAM HOUSTON RACE PARK
Three stakes will be contested Saturday, April 28th at Sam Houston Race Park. The nine-race program begins at 6:10 pm with the finals of the $440,600 Sam Houston Futurity (G2), the $191,900 Sam Houston Derby (G3) and the $44,060 Sam Houston Juvenile.
JESS BEIN THE HERO FLAWLESS IN THE $67,680 BANK OF AMERICA TEXAS CHALLENGE (G2) AT SAM HOUSTON RACE PARK
Jess Bein the Hero entered the starting gate for tonight’s $67,680 Bank of America Texas Challenge Championship (G2) at Sam Houston Race Park in search of his fourth consecutive victory. With jockey Jorge Linares in the irons, the 5-year-old Texas-bred not only added to his win streak but proved his fortitude at the “classic” distance of 440-yards.
Full Lineup & Date Announced!
The 16th Annual ZiegenBock Music Festival Returns to Sam Houston Race Park on Saturday, September 29th! Click HERE for full lineup, tickets, and more info!
Early Bird Tickets available Tuesday, April 24th at 10am - Friday, April 27th at 9:59am
The featured race of the Saturday, April 21st card at Sam Houston Race Park is the $67,680 Bank of America Texas Challenge Championship (G2).
Marfilous Wins the $20,000 Miss Sam Houston Stakes
Two stakes were contested on Saturday night at Sam Houston Race Park and a pair of talented fillies showed their speed and determination winning the $95.800 Sam Houston Maiden Classic and the $20,000 Miss Sam Houston Stakes.
Helping Get Your 6 in Some Small Way
HOUSTON, TX — Sam Houston Race Park (www.shrp.com) is pleased to announce that in addition to tomorrow night’s Live Quarter Horse Racing, we will also be hosting a special Military Appreciation Night. We encourage any active duty service people or veterans living in the greater-Houston area to come out and enjoy a night of fun on us.
811 Presents Cody Johnson & Friends on Saturday, August 11th
After a sold out performance in 2017, Sam Houston Race Park (www.shrp.com) and 811 are proud to announce that Cody Johnson will return to the Bud Light Stage in 2018!