Evangeline Downs

Track information & stakes schedule for the 84-night 2014 Evangeline Downs meet, highlighted by the Evangeline Downs Turf Sprint on Saturday, June 21.Full Story >>
May 20, 2016
Painting the Sky, a Thoroughbred filly whose markings resemble those of a Paint, was supposed to make her turf debut in Thursday night’s eighth race at Evangeline Downs, but due to inclement weather, the seventh through ninth races on the card were ...
April 27, 2016
Heitai, who used his exceptional speed to become one of the all-time richest Louisiana-breds, has been retired, according to Frank Rowell, who bred and raced the horse with his wife, Barbara.
April 09, 2016
The heavily favored Blip n’ Th Bye ($2.80) took control exiting the turn and powered steadily clear to win Friday night’s $50,000 Cajun Miss Stakes at Evangeline Downs by 5 1/4 lengths. Above Fashion finished second, and it was another two lengths back ...
April 04, 2016
Evangeline Downs will open its 51st season of racing Wednesday with a retooled stakes schedule, a rehabilitated turf course, and a recommitment to local horsemen. The 84-day stand will run through Aug. 27, with live racing Wednesday through Saturday ...