Live Racing and More Gaming at Oaklawn

January marks the start of the live race season at Oaklawn Racing and Gaming in Hot Springs. Oaklawn, located at 2705 Central Avenue, is Arkansas’s only Thoroughbred racing venue and is one of the top tracks in the country. Around

Top Oaklawn Jockeys to Attend Special Event during Governor’s Conference on Tourism

A neat chance to meet some of the nation’s top  jockeys takes place in Hot Springs next week during the Arkansas Governor’s Conference on Tourism ( March 3-5). Attendees of the conference have a chance to visit one-on-one with some

Let the Races Begin!

Let the races begin! Opening weekend at Oaklawn starts tomorrow (January 11)! Jockey Rosemary Homeister Jr is among the new riders that is racing at Oaklawn this season. Homeister Jr. is the second-leading female rider of all time behind only

Jockey Calvin Borel Gives His Approval for Trading Cards Marking His 5,000 Win

Update:  Calvin Borel’s quest for his 5,000th win has been delayed by a fracture to his wrist today. He is expected to be out of racing for the next 18 days. Legendary jockey Calvin Borel attended a card printing yesterday

Legendary Jockey Calvin Borel Expected to Reach Landmark Win at Oaklawn

  Legendary jockey Calvin Borel is expected to land his 5,000th career victory this month at Oaklawn Park in Hot Springs.  The event will be celebrated by giving out free trading cards of Borel to those in attendance that day.