2705 Central Avenue
Hot Springs National Park, AR 71901
Phone: 1 (800) Oaklawn
Rendering of Oaklawn's new 2020 casino and hotel
Oaklawn Racing Casino Resort opened its new casino operation on April 1, 2019 offering blackjack, poker, roulette, and slots machines. Also opening the same day was Southland Casino Racing in West Mephis.
Oaklawn Racing Casino Resort is an Arkansas racino which was built in 1905. It is located an hour from Little Rock on I-30W and US-70W.
The previous name was Oaklawn Racing & Gaming. That name changed to Oaklawn Racing Casino Resort in March 2019. "Gaming" was changed to "Casino" because Oakland became one of the first two Arkansas casinos on April 1, 2019. "Resort" was added in advance of its 2020 expansion which will add a 200-room hotel, a spa, an outdoor pool and an events center.
Hours: Open 10am to 3am weekdays; 10am to 6am Fri-Sat
1,000 reel games, video poker and electronic table games (roulette and craps)
14 table games including Blackjack and Three Card Poker
5 Poker Tables
Sports betting - located in the VIP racing area
Live horse racing - free year round
Racebook | Simulcast - live horse racing and live greyhound racing
November 19, 2018
The operator of Oaklawn racetrack and casino, Oaklawn Jockey Club, announced a $100 million expansion plan for the racetrack which includes a hotel and events center.
The hotel will feature 200 guest rooms, a spa and an outdoor pool. There will be a multipurpose events center and expanded gaming rooms with an outdoor patio.
Construction will begin after the racing season sometime in May 2019 and will be completed by early 2020.