Prairie Meadows Racetrack & Casino

1 Prairie Meadows Drive
Altoona, IA 50009-0901
United States

Phone: 1-800-325-9015
Phone: 515-967-1000
Fax: 515-967-1344

License Information: 

Racing Dates for 2018:

Thoroughbred:
April 26 through August 11, 2018
Post Times:  Thursdays and Fridays at 6:00 p.m.
Saturdays and Sundays at 1:00 p.m.

Special Post Times:
Saturday, May 5th: Post time 4:00 p.m. 
Saturday, May 19th:  Post time 4:00 p.m.
Monday, May 28th:  Memorial Day - Post time 1:00 p.m.
Saturday, June 9th:  Post time 4:00 p.m.
Wednesday, June 13th:  Post time 6:00 p.m.
Tuesday, July 3rd:  Post time 4:00 p.m.
Wednesday, August 8th: Post time 6:00 p.m.
Saturday, August 11th:  Post Time 4:00 p.m.

Quarter Horse:
August 18 through October 13, 2018
Post Times:  Fridays at 6:00 p.m.
Saturdays and Sundays at 1:00 p.m.

Special Post Times:
Thursday, October 11th at 6:00 p.m.
Saturday, October 13th at 4:00 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 $44,726,000
     Building $145,842,000
     Capitalized Leases $238,956
County Location Polk
CASINO
Date Operations Began April 1, 1995
No. of Table Games 47
No. of Slot Machines 1779
Casino Square Footage 86,287
Patron Capacity 6,055
Number of Employees 1,335
Number of Iowa Employees 1,313
Racing
Date Operations Began March 1, 1989
Simulcast and Wagering Area Square Footage 7,251
Number of Barns/Stalls 28/1,430
Patron Capaciy 13,500
Number of Employees 135
Number of Iowa Employees 135
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

Printed from the Iowa Racing and Gaming Commission website on December 12, 2017 at 11:06pm.