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Oaklawn Racing & Gaming

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2705 Central Ave, Hot Springs, AR 71901-7515
+1 800-625-5296
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So much Fun

I recently went here for my Birthday and had so much fun. The games have really been stepped up... read more

Reviewed 2 March 2017
Tannea N
Little Rock, Arkansas
Horse races and a casino...

Perfect weekend getaway. Parking is simple and food is first class. The Casino caters to Race... read more

Reviewed 28 February 2017
Tulsa, Oklahoma
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An unusual feature to see in a National Park is this world-class horseracing track.
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good30%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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2705 Central Ave, Hot Springs, AR 71901-7515
+1 800-625-5296
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Reviewed 2 March 2017

I recently went here for my Birthday and had so much fun. The games have really been stepped up and is a great location in our area for a fun night out. The staff are friendly and down to earth and the drinks are great....More

Thank Tannea N
Reviewed 28 February 2017

Perfect weekend getaway. Parking is simple and food is first class. The Casino caters to Race fans with entertainment after the races. The crowds are large so be prepared.

Thank JC_in_Tulsa
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

Always a good time ... came out a few dollars ahead which is always good ... Also had a Ruben sandwich... Oaklawn makes the best ...that's for sure! Washed down with a cold beer... if you love horse racing ...you will love Oaklawn ...

1  Thank lazyctraveler
Reviewed 24 February 2017

My husband and I went to Oaklawn on the Saturday after Valentine's Day. We arrived early (10:30a) to get the $2 parking - that's my most important advice - get there early or you'll be paying way too much to park!! We really enjoyed playing...More

2  Thank beccaboo2001
Reviewed 24 February 2017

Oaklawn is one of the premier race tracks in the country and is located in the heart of Hot Springs. Enjoy watching the ponies run from outside taking in the beautiful grounds or you can enjoy the festivities from inside at one of the facilities...More

Thank ChicSouthernBlonde
Reviewed 23 February 2017

We visited this track and enjoyed the races.We have been to tracks before and this one was much larger than I expected.

Thank bnalwell
Reviewed 23 February 2017

We didn't come out winners, but we all had a good. The facilities were good--the lines to place a bet were not long. There was plenty of food/drink available (although those lines did get long)

Thank Marcella7777
Reviewed 22 February 2017

The track is fun: free to get in, full of decent food at fairly reasonable prices and comfortable (clean bathrooms, lots of bleacher seating and elevators to get to the top floors.) There is a lot of cigarette smoke, but you can always duck outside....More

Thank Tami_Sutcliffe
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

The horse races were so much fun. The casino was okay. My husband got up from his first game without grabbing his voucher (not realizing there were vouchers b/c other casinos you just need card). A man stole his voucher and even though the casino...More

Thank Emily W
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Parking was kind of expensive, but it was not far from the track. The track has a large indoor area and plenty of outdoor space, and you can easily get right up on the rail to watch.

Thank kmsmolen
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24 August 2017|
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Response from James H | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure. We were only there for a short time. And do not normally go to that part of Arkansas.
John F
22 June 2017|
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Response from Oaklawn_Jockey_Club | Property representative |
Hy John, Give us a call at 1(800)OAKLAWN ext. 350 and we will be able to look into your account and fix the problem. Thanks.
Mark L
10 April 2017|
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Response from Jamie M | Reviewed this property |
Wow! Good for you! Those are great seats! It will be super crowded, but you will have a fun time regardless! Wear comfy shoes!!!! Lots of walking and stairs to climb! Enjoy and GOOD LUCK!🐎🐎🐎