What to know
Oaklawn has a history of good times stretching back more than a century. Home to the Racing Festival of the South and Arkansas Derby, Oaklawn has hosted champions like American Pharoah, Temperence Hill, Cigar, Curlin, Azeri, Smarty Jones, Afleet Alex, Zenyatta and many more. Live Thoroughbred racing from mid January to early May is just the ticket for high pulse rates and high purses. Plus, Oaklawn Gaming is year-round good times with a High Limits area, all your favorite Vegas-style games, and great food and drink. Home of Silks Bar & Grill, Oaklawn is open for lunch and dinner every day with the best local entertainment Friday and Saturday nights.