HOT SPRINGS -- It's a new era at Oaklawn Racing Casino Resort, as the $100 million expansion announced in November 2018 is now well underway. The expansion, which will include 28,000 square feet Oaklawn Racing and Gaming today announced plans to build an expansion project that includes the construction of a high-rise hotel, multi-purpose event center, a larger gaming area, and additional on-site parking. The project is one of the largest hospitality investments in the history of Arkansas. “This historic announcement represents a new chapter in the rich 114-year history of Oaklawn According to Oaklawn General Manager Wayne Smith, construction begins May 4, around when the live racing season ends, with the casino expansion set to be completed by January 2020, and the other Oaklawn Park in Hot Springs, Ark., has announced plans to build a seven-story hotel as part of a $100 million expansion project that will get under way following the end of the track's 2019 season Oaklawn announced Nov. 19 plans for an expansion project of more than $100 million that will include the construction of a high-rise hotel, multi-purpose event center, a larger gaming area, and Wayne Smith, General Manager for Oaklawn Racing and Gaming, told the newspaper that construction will start following the conclusion of the venue’s live racing season in May with the expansion of the casino floor expected to be finished by the following January. He moreover detailed that the new seven-story hotel, which is to boast a spa, outdoor pool and a restaurant of its own, as well as Casino; Oaklawn Rewards; Events; Dining; Careers; Oaklawn Is Now Open . New Hours: 9 am - 5 am Daily | Click Here for the Safety Protocol Details. Construction Progress. Phase 2 of our exciting expansion project continues. Here are a few changes you'll notice in the upcoming months: The expanded casino is still on schedule to open in January/February, with an additional 28,000 square feet of The owner of Oaklawn Racing & Gaming on Monday announced a plan to spend more than $100 million the next two years to build a 200-room hotel and expand its casino by 28,000 square feet. Oaklawn Plans $100M Expansion, High-Rise Hotel, More Casino Space. by Sarah Campbell-Miller and Lance Less than two weeks after voters approved casino gambling in Arkansas, Oaklawn Racing and Gaming on Monday announced a $100 million expansion that will include a 200-room high-rise hotel, a 14,000-SF event center and 28,000 SF of new gaming space. Want the Full Article? Get Unlimited Oaklawn Racing Casino Resort (formerly Oaklawn Park Race Track) in Hot Spring, Arkansas has begun work on a planned $100 million expansion, property officials announced on Friday The expansion will include the addition of a high-rise luxury hotel tower, an event center with views of the existing track, and 28,000 square feet of additional gaming space .
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