Evangeline Downs Racetrack Casino & Hotel will offer a special $100,000 guaranteed all stakes Pick 4 wager on Saturday, May 30 as part of its Evangeline Downs Turf Sprint Day program. The twilight card will get underway at 3:05 pm CT and feature the second running of the $300,000 Evangeline Downs Turf Sprint for 3-year-olds and upward competing at five furlongs on the turf course.
The $100,000 Evangeline Turf Sprint Day Pick 4 will consist of races 5 through 8 with the Evangeline Downs Turf Sprint serving as the anchor leg of the wager. The entire program will include 11 races in all.
In addition to the $300,000 Evangeline Downs Turf Sprint there will be four other stakes races on the program. They include the $100,000 Evangeline Mile, a main track event for 3-year-olds and up; the $100,000 Opelousas Stakes, a 1-1/16 mile test for fillies and mares on the turf course; the $70,000 Lafayette Stakes, a seven-furlong dirt showdown for Louisiana-bred 3-year-olds and up; and the $70,000 Acadiana Stakes, also contested on the main track which will featured Louisiana-bred fillies and mares ages 3-year-old and older.
The final order of the $100,000 Evangeline Downs Turf Sprint Day Pick 4 will be announced after entries are taken and post positions drawn for card on Tuesday, May 26.