News, Blog, & Press Releases

Prairie Meadows Releases Condition Book, Stakes Schedules for 2023
February 20, 2023

80-day meet runs May 12 – September 30

Prairie Meadows Celebrates Newly Remodeled Hotel with Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony
February 16, 2023

Altoona Area Chamber of Commerce Hosts Showcase and Ribbon Cutting at Prairie Meadows

Prairie Meadows & Polk County Host Celebration to Honor Veterans
November 10, 2022

Prairie Meadows and Polk County are hosting a Veterans Day celebration that invites veterans and the general public to a ceremony honoring our nation's heroes. Saluting our Veterans celebration ceremony will take place at The Meadows Events Center on November 11 at 11am.

Prairie Meadows 2022 Stakes Winners & Local Connections Featured at Challenge Championships and Upcoming Breeders’ Cup
October 31, 2022

Valiant Miss Priss & Nothin Like You Challenge Winners on October 22 Qualified at Prairie Meadows; Undefeated Tyler’s Tribe Poised for Breeders’ Cup on Friday, November 4

Prairie Meadows & Polk County Board of Supervisors Charitable Giving Partnership Awards Grants
August 31, 2022

August 25, 2022

Prairie Meadows Announces Honorees for Induction to the Racing Hall of Fame
July 12, 2022

Prairie Meadows' Board Approves $4 Million for Community Betterment and Youth Sports & Recreational Grants
July 6, 2022

Prairie Meadows Awards $87,500 in Scholarships to Polk County High School Seniors
June 10, 2022

Prairie Meadows Donates $5 Million in Legacy Grants
May 24, 2022

Prairie Meadows has committed a record amount of $38.1 million in charitable donations to the community this year.