Live Horse Racing - Opening Day

  • Overview

    Live horse racing returns to Prairie Meadows Casino, Racetrack, & Hotel on Friday, April 30 when the Altoona facility opens its 32nd season of Thoroughbred and Quarter Horse action!

    The season begins with 26 days of Thoroughbred-only racing from April 30 - June 14 and continues with a mixed Thoroughbred and Quarter Horse schedule for the remaining 58 race days through September 25.

    Live racing will be offered on a Friday - Monday schedule, with post times set for 6PM CDT on Fridays and Saturdays, and 4PM CDT on Sundays and Mondays, with exceptions for special race days, events, and holidays.