Oaklawn Racing & Gaming, Hot Springs

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Experience the exhilaration of horseracing at Oaklawn Racing & Gaming. Bet on your favorite horses, or spend some time in the casino for a chance to try your luck. The first race here took place in 1905 in front of a crowd of only 3,000 people. Today, the track has been graced by champions of the sport like Temperence Hill, Cigar, and Smarty Jones. You'll find casino games like video poker, instant racing, and electronic blackjack. Dine at the Carousel Terrace, featuring antique carousel horses and music boxes, and is equipped with television monitors to watch the races. Plan your visit to Oaklawn Racing & Gaming and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Hot Springs tour planner .
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  • Make a trip here during racing season when we can. Love the atmosphere and history of the place. Restaurants and food service gives you many options. Only knock is the gaming side and The smokiness. W...  more »
  • This year was my friend and I first time going to the Arkansas Derby (April 2019). I had trouble figuring out in advanced how to plan my time there, and I would have def done it differently. First off...  more »
  • This is my favorite track because of how it is run. Oaklawn is just creative while keeping the old time feel to it when horse racing was one of America's most cherished sports in the early 1900s. What...  more »
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