Loading Events

All Events

This event has passed.

LQHBA Breeders Derby Trials

November 17

Horse Racing at Evangeline Downs in Opelousas, LA

The Louisiana Quarter Horse Breeder’s Association (LQHBA) Breeders Derby Trials are set for Friday, November 17, 2018 at Evangeline Downs Racetrack in Opelousas, Louisiana. These trials determine which foals will qualify as finalists for the LQHBA Breeders Derby Final on Saturday, December 15, 2018. The Derby is just one of four events taking place that day in December. The EVD Futurity Final, the EVD Derby Final, and the LQHBA Louisiana Million Final will add to the excitement that Saturday.

Evangeline Downs Racetrack & Casino host several racing events year-round at their state-of-the-art facility in Opelousas. The “racino” is the first entertainment complex in America designed to combine horse racing and casino gaming. Evangeline Downs also offers live entertainment, over 1,300 slot machines, 117 hotel rooms, and dining options.