Fodor's Expert Review Oaklawn Racetrack and Gaming
Since 1904, Oaklawn has been one of the premiere Thoroughbred racetracks in the country, best known as the home of the $1 million Arkansas Derby. Today, Oaklawn is also a year-round tourist destination with an innovative gaming center featuring the latest electronic games of skill, as well as Black Jack and Instant Racing. The live racing season runs January through April. In addition to gaming, the facility is open year-round for full-card simulcast racing from around the country.