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 2017:

Thoroughbred:
April 27 through August 12, 2017
Post Times:  Thursdays and Fridays at 6:00 p.m.
Saturdays and Sundays at 1:00 p.m.

Special Post Times:
Saturday, May 6th: Post time 4:00 p.m. 
Saturday, May 20th:  Post time 4:00 p.m.
Monday, May 29th:  Memorial Day - Post time 1:00 p.m.
Saturday, June 10th:  Post time 4:00 p.m.
Wednesday, June 14th:  Post time 6:00 p.m.
Monday, July 3rd:  Post time 4:00 p.m.
Saturday, July 8th:  Post time 4:00 p.m.
Wednesday, August 9th: Post time 6:00 p.m.
Saturday, August 12th:  Post Time 4:00 p.m.

Quarter Horse:
August 19 through October 14, 2017
Post Times:  Fridays at 6:00 p.m.
Saturdays and Sundays at 1:00 p.m.

Special Post Times:
Thursday, October 12th at 6:00 p.m.
Saturday, October 14th at 6:00 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 $44,456,000
     Building $145,081,000
     Capitalized Leases $349,000
County Location Polk
CASINO
Date Operations Began April 1, 1995
No. of Table Games 54
No. of Slot Machines 1955
Casino Square Footage 81,079
Patron Capacity 6,055
Number of Employees 1,305
Number of Iowa Employees 1,296
Racing
Date Operations Began March 1, 1989
Simulcast and Wagering Area Square Footage 6,362
Number of Barns/Stalls 28/1,430
Patron Capaciy 13,500
Number of Employees 76
Number of Iowa Employees 76
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 May 23, 2017 at 9:11pm.