News December  6, 2022

Late Nominations Available For Louisiana Downs Stakes


Late nominations are still available to major 2020 Quarter Horse stakes at Louisiana Downs.

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ALEXANDRIA, LA—NOVEMBER 20, 2019—Horsemen and women looking to compete at the Louisiana Downs upcoming 2020 live Quarter Horse meet can still nominate horses to three major stakes—the Mardi Gras Futurity(RG2), Mardi Gras Derby and Harrah's Entertainment Futurity(G3).

A $1,000 late penalty plus previous fees will get eligible horses nominated to any of those races for 2020.

Accredited Louisiana-Bred foals of 2018 can nominate to the $250,000-Guaranteed Mardi Gras Futurity(RG2) for $1,700 ($300 nomination + $400 second payment and $1,000 penalty) on or before December 15th.

CLICK HERE for a 2020 Mardi Gras Futurit (RG2) nomination form.

Accredited Louisiana-Bred foals of 2017 can nominate to the 2020 $100,000-est. Mardi Gras Derby for $1,500 ($200 nomination + $300 second payment and $1,000 penalty) on or before January 2nd.

CLICK HERE for a 2020 Mardi Gras Derby nomination form.

All Quarter Horse foals of 2018 can nominate to the 2020 $250,000-est. Harrah's Entertainment Futurity(G3) for $2,000 ($500 nomination + $500 second payment and $1,000 penalty) on or before January 2nd.

CLICK HERE for a 2020 Harrah's Entertainment Futurity(G3) nomination form.

Late nominations must be sent vie trackable mail (certified, Fed-Ex or UPS) on or before the deadline to LQHBA, 105 CARLYON LANE, Alexandria, LA 71303.

For additional information visit the LQHBA website at lqhba.com or call (318) 487-9506.


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