What to know
Oaklawn Racing Casino Resort, located in beautiful Hot Springs, Arkansas, has a storied history as one of the premier Thoroughbred racetracks in America and hosts live racing December-May. A $100 million expansion completed in 2021 introduced a new level of luxury. With a resort hotel, spa, meeting space, 24-7 casino gaming, dining, sports betting and entertainment, Oaklawn is a world-class tourist destination where you can stay, play and get away. The resort is steps away from Hot Springs National Park, the first designated national park in the U.S. and is just minutes from two of the state's most scenic lakes, Lake Hamilton and Lake Ouachita, where visitors can enjoy a wide variety of outdoor recreation. Oaklawn is the perfect place to stay while you explore everything the region has to offer.