Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots, located at 1751 Gentilly Blvd., continues its "Tastings at the Track" wine tasting series on Thursday, August 23 with the patriotic theme of "All American Wine Tasting".

The reception-style tasting will feature more than 35 fine red, white, rosé and sparkling wines made in the USA. Cost to attend is $25 per person. Tickets are available at Dorignac's (710 Veterans Blvd in Metairie) and, if not sold out, will be sold at the door.

Next month's theme is "European Connections: Great Wines from Europe" and will feature over 35 top varietals from France, Italy, Spain, and Germany. Held on Thursday, September 27 from 6-8pm., cost is $25 per person.

Held in the Fair Grounds 4th floor Clubhouse, the sampling will also feature a selection of gourmet cheeses, and wine experts who will answer wine-related questions.

For more information, visit www.fairgroundsracecourse.com
call 504-948-1285