01/07/2015 11:53AM

Oaklawn opens with expanded gaming area, rich stakes schedule


HOT SPRINGS, Ark. – Oaklawn Park will begin its 111th season of racing Friday at a satisfying pinnacle. After introducing the parimutuel electronic game Instant Racing 15 years ago to help it survive against competition from gaming interests, the track has developed into one of the premier winter meets in North America.