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 >>
July 21, 2016
The catalog for the Equine Sales Co. of Louisiana consignor-select yearling sale is now available online, featuring 224 horses on offer. The auction will take place Wednesday, Sept. 7, in Opelousas, La.
July 18, 2016
Evangeline Downs begins offering a reduced 12 percent takeout on its pick fours Wednesday night, and the late pick four is highlighted by a turf allowance.
July 17, 2016
Crosscheck Carlos made his first start against Louisiana-breds a memorable one Saturday night, when he fought off Street Honor for a head win in the $100,000 colts and geldings division of the D.S. “Shine” Young Memorial Futurity at Evangeline Downs.
July 11, 2016
The stakes train that Brad Cox has been riding in 2016 made a significant stop at Evangeline Downs earlier this month when Believe in Bertie and Extra Credit swooped up a pair of races on Louisiana Legends Night. Now, the 3-year-olds could be headed to ...
July 03, 2016
The Pickett Factor and Mobile Bay put on a show in their first meeting at 4 on Saturday night at Evangeline Downs. The frequent rivals dueled through the stretch in the track’s $125,000 Louisiana Legends Classic, with The Pickett Factor edging Mobile ...
June 29, 2016
Jockey Steve Bourque, 53, is nearing 4,000 career Thoroughbred victories.
June 20, 2016
Painting the Sky is a Thoroughbred, but her markings resemble those of a Paint and her connections had submitted paperwork to have her dual-registered as a Paint. Painting the Sky on Monday received her certificate of registration from the American ...
June 05, 2016
Fear the Cowboy turned the tables on Great Minds in Saturday night’s $100,000 Evangeline Mile, when he held off that rival for a half-length victory in the marquee race at Evangeline Downs
June 04, 2016
One win streak was extended and another was snapped Friday night at Evangeline Downs, where Look Into My Eyes captured her third straight race in the $60,000 Tellike Stakes. Boom Bam Bing, who was going for her fourth straight win, finished second. She ...
June 01, 2016
Blip n’ Th Bye, who won the $50,000 Cajun Miss in April at Evangeline Downs, is targeting a stakes at Belmont Park, according to trainer Al Stall Jr. She is being pointed for the $150,000 Jersey Girl, a six-furlong race for 3-year-old fillies June 10.