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Prairie Meadows Racetrack and Casino was closed due to the coronavirus on 17 March 2020 and reopened on 15 June 2020.
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Prairie Meadows Racetrack and Casino is a one mile dirt horse track in Altoona, Iowa featuring quarter horse and thoroughbred racing and is open daily 24 hours. The horse track racino's 82,283 square foot gaming space features 1,688 gaming machines and sixty-two table and poker games. The property has seven restaurants and a hotel with 168 rooms.

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Prairie Meadows Racetrack and Casino Address

1 Prairie Meadows Drive
Altoona, Iowa 50009-2100
United States

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Prairie Meadows Racetrack and Casino News

Prairie Meadows remains closed amid loosening restrictions on horse track

Yesterday, as outlined in the Proclamation issued by Governor Kim Reynolds, all casinos in Iowa shall remain closed through 27 May.

Prairie Meadows Casino Racetrack closes until further notice

Although there have been no known cases of COVID-19 at the property, iyt will temporarily close, effective 16 March at 5 p.m.

Casino City’s Friday Five: Iowa sports betting edition

This football season, another U.S. state will have the opportunity to place wagers, now that Iowa has become the 11th state to accept legal sports bets.

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Contact Information
Website -
Facebook -
General Information - (515) 967-1000
Toll Free - (800) 325-9015
FAX - (515) 967-1312
Hotel Reservations - (515) 957-3000
Gaming Machines - 1,688 total
  • Dollar Slots
  • Five Dollar Slots
  • Hundred Dollar Slots
  • Nickel Slots
  • Penny Slots
  • Quarter Slots
Table and Poker Games - 62 total
Other Gaming
  • Race Book
Restaurants and Bars
  • AJ's Steakhouse - American, Steak
  • Café at the Meadows - Café
  • Champions Clubhouse Buffet - Buffet
  • Daily Double Deli - Deli
  • Homestretch Concessions - Concession Stand
  • Paddock Concessions - Concession Stand
  • Triple Crown Buffet - Buffet
Prairie Meadows Racetrack and Casino Features
Ballroom, Convention and meeting space, Entrance Fee (Grandstand and Clubhouse Admission: Free), Free Parking, Live Racing (Varies by meet, see post times section below.), Nearby Airport (Des Moines International), Post Times (April 26 - July 6: Mondays & Tuesdays 4pm, Wednesdays/Fridays & Saturdays 6:45pm), Post Times (July 15 - September 28: Mondays & Tuesdays 4pm, Fridays & Saturdays 6:45pm, Special Race Dates: Sunday, September 1 - 7:05pm and Monday, September 2 - 4pm), Post Times (October 7 - November 9: Mondays, Tuesdays & Fridays 6:30pm, Saturdays 4pm)
Track Information
  • Racing Types: Thoroughbred, Quarter Horse
  • Track Shape: Oval
  • Track Material: Dirt
  • Abbreviation: PRM
  • Standing Start Positions: 10
  • Length: 1 mile
  • Stretch Width: 90 feet
  • Length of Home Stretch: 990 feet
  • Running Direction: Counterclockwise
  • Speed Rating: 2:013
  • Seat Cost: General Admission Free
  • Seating Capacity: 1400
  • Clubhouse Seating Cost: Free
  • Clubhouse Seating Capacity: 2500
  • Grandstand Seating Capacity: 2300
Prairie Meadows Racetrack and Casino Hotel
  • Prairie Meadows Hotel (Hotel located next to casino or on same property)
    Contains 52 Double Queen and 27 Junior Suites and 77 King Rooms and 11 King Suites and 1 Presidential Suite.

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