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 >>
August 31, 2016
Dave Hulkewicz is getting ready to return from a four-year layoff. Hulkewicz, an owner who lives in Dallas, has been shopping for racing-age horses at Del Mar and said Monday during an auction at Lone Star Park that he would like to be active during ...
August 28, 2016
Evangeline Downs leading rider Colby Hernandez swept the track’s closing night stakes on Saturday, when Country Candy set the pace and prevailed in the $60,000 Princess and Thegreatcollection shot up the rail to win the $60,000 Prince.
August 24, 2016
Jockey Colby Hernandez has established himself as the dominant rider at Evangeline Downs in Opelousas, La., where he is poised to lock up his fourth title when the meet closes Saturday night. Hernandez had a 12-win lead over Diego Saenz heading into ...
August 21, 2016
Sir Genghis has shown versatility during the Evangeline Downs meet, winning a stakes at five-eighths of a mile in June, then closing out his local season Saturday night with another at 1 1/16 miles in the $60,000 Owner’s Day Cup.
July 27, 2016
The stakes winner Above Fashion will be returning to the overnight ranks for the first time since September in Friday night’s fourth race at Evangeline Downs. She is part of a field of six fillies and mares set for an allowance over 5 1/2 furlongs.