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Oaklawn Opening Day | Hot Springs National Park Arkansas

Oaklawn Opening Day

Location: Oaklawn Racing Casino Resort, 2705 Central Avenue

Event Date: Friday, December 9 | 11 a.m.

Oaklawn Opening Day will feature the $150,000 Advent Stakes for 2-year-olds. This is Oaklawn’s second year opening an expanded meet in December. Overall, it will be the 119th year in operation. Oaklawn will offer a record $50 million in purses over 68 days of racing, concluding on May 6. Gates open at 11 a.m. and first post will be 12:30 p.m.