PRAIRIE MEADOWS RACETRACK & CASINO
One Prairie Meadows Drive
P.O. Box 1000
Altoona, IA 50009-0901
Phone: 1-800-325-9015
Phone: 515-967-1000
Fax: 515-967-1344
Web site address: www.prairiemeadows.com

Racing Dates for 2015:

Thoroughbred:

67-day meet

April 18 through August 8, 2015
4 performances per week

Post Times:  Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays at 6:30 p.m.

Sundays at 1:00 p.m.

Special Post Times:

Saturday May 2nd: Kentucky Derby - Post time 4:15 p.m.

Saturday, May 16th: Preakness Stakes - Post time 4:45 p.m.

Monday May 25th: Memorial Day - Post time 1:00 p.m.

Saturday, June 6th: Belmont Stakes - Post time 5:00 p.m.

Friday, July 3rd: Fireworks - Post time 5:00 p.m.

Saturday, July 4th: Independence Day - Post time 5:00 p.m.

Wednesday, July 15th: Post time 6:30 p.m.

Wednesday, August 5th: Post time 6:30 p.m.


Quarter Horse:

26-day meet

August 15 through October 10th, 2015

3 performances per week

Post Times:  Fridays and Saturdays at 6:30 p.m.

Sundays at 1:00 p.m.

Special Post Times:

Thursday, October 8th at 6:30 p.m.

                   

LICENSED NONPROFIT ORGANIZATION
Prairie Meadows Racetrack and Casino, Inc.
One Prairie Meadows Drive
PO Box 1000
Altoona, IA 50009-0901
Phone: 1-800-325-9015
Phone: 515-967-1000
Fax: 515-967-1344

FACILITY INFORMATION

GENERAL

Number of Acres 233.44
Primary Building Square Footage 521,944
Development Costs:  
     Land $38,732,000
     Building $133,318,000
     Capitalized Leases $259,340.28
County Location Polk

CASINO

Date Operations Began April 1, 1995
No. of Slot Machines 2,053
No. of Table Games 49
Casino Square Footage 84,449
Patron Capacity 6,055
Number of Employees 1,235
Number of Iowa Employees 1,235

RACING

Date Operations Began March 1, 1989
Simulcast and Wagering  Area Square Footage 6,380
Number of Barns/Stalls 28/1,430
Patron Capacity 13,500
Number of Employees 55
Number of Iowa Employees 55

AMENITIES

Hotel Rooms 168
Meeting Rooms, Events/Conference Center  
    Pavilion Room Capacity 400
           Total Square Footage 4,224
     Prairie Rose Room Capacity 65
           Total Square Footage 1,250
     Events/Conference Center Capacity 2,936
           Total Square Footage 52,700
Dining Facilities:  
     Total Capacity 1,683
     Number of Venues 4
Entertainment Facilities:  
     Total Capacity 2,155
     Square Footage 21,900

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