Live Quarter Horse Racing
January 12 @ 5:40 pm
An event every week that begins at 5:40 pm on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until January 26, 2019
It’s quarter horse racing season at Evangeline Downs Racetrack & Casino. If you’re looking for something exciting to do in Opelousas, Louisiana, you’ve got to see a live race! The American Quarter Horse is a small breed known for its agility and ability to sprint short distances. You can bet on your favorite horse or just sit back and enjoy this fast-paced competition every Wednesday through Saturday during the season.
Evangeline Downs Racetrack Casino is the first entertainment complex in America designed to combine horse racing and casino gaming. The state-of-the-art facility has over 1,300 slot machines, 117 hotel rooms, and dining options offering Cajun and Creole cuisine. The casino is located off of Interstate 49 in Opelousas, only 20 minutes north of Lafayette, LA.