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Nominations For 2023 Mardi Gras Futurity Due Tuesday, November 15

Nominations are due Tuesday, November 15, for the $400,000-est. Mardi Gras Futurity(RG2) to be contested at Louisiana Downs in March 2023.

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ALEXANDRIA, LA–NOVEMBER 8, 2022–Nominations for the 2023 300 yard $400,000-est. Mardi Gras Futurity(RG2) are due Tuesday, November 15, 2022.

Trials $100,000-added race for 2-year-old Louisiana-breds are set March3 and 4 and the final will run back on March 25.

The 2022 Mardi Gras Futurity (RG2) had a record purse of $394,690

CLICK HERE to download a Mardi Gras Futurity nomination form:

Nomination and Payment Schedule:

• $300 Nomination due November 15, 2022
• $400 2nd Payment due on or before December 15, 2022
• $500 to Enter Trials

Supplemental Nominations will be accepted upon payment of regular nomination and sustaining fees as follows: $300 Nomination+$400 Second Payment+$1,000 penalty due on or before Wednesday, January 04, 2023. Total $1,700.

Late Supplement at time of entry $6,000 all fees included.

Please send payments via trackable mail (Certified Mail or FedEx for your protection) to:

105 Carlyon Lane
Alexandria, LA 71303

For additional information call (318) 487-9506 or visit the association website at


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