News, Blog, & Press Releases

Prairie Meadows Continues to Give Back in the Face of Crisis
March 19, 2020

March 19, 2020 - In an effort to sustain its commitment to give back to the community, Prairie Meadows donated six pallets of perishable food items to the Des Moines Area Religious Council (DMARC).

Prairie Meadows Response to COVID-19
March 16, 2020

March 16, 2020 - In the best interest of our team members, guests, and the central Iowa community, we are temporarily closing Prairie Meadows Casino, Racetrack, and Hotel effective March 16, 2020 at 5p.m.

Prairie Meadows to Implement COVID-19 Health and Safety Precautions
March 12, 2020

March 12, 2020 - Prairie Meadows has announced a health and safety protocol in response to COVID-19, a new coronavirus that's currently receiving attention worldwide.

Prairie Meadows Releases Quarter Horse Preview Condition Book
February 18, 2020

Prairie Meadows Casino, Racetrack, & Hotel announces the release of a preview condition book for Quarter Horse races offered from June 12 through June 29.

Bradley Rhines Promoted to Executive Vice President at Prairie Meadows
February 11, 2020

Prairie Meadows, the no. 1 entertainment destination in Iowa, is pleased to announce the promotion of Bradley Rhines to Executive Vice President, effective immediately.

2020 Quarter Horse Stakes Information Now Available
February 10, 2020

The Prairie Meadows racing office is excited to announce the availability of our 2020 Quarter Horse Stakes Program information. All Futurity and Derby nomination forms as well as the official full listing of our 2020 stakes races slated for the Quarter Horse racing season.

Prairie Meadows Releases First 2020 Condition Book, Stall Application Due March 25th
February 10, 2020

Prairie Meadows announces the release of Condition Book 1, which covers the first 18 racing days, May 1 - June 1, of the 2020 Schedule.

Pro Football Championship Events Announced
January 29, 2020

Prairie Meadows, the No. 1 entertainment destination in Iowa, has announced their lineup of exciting events for the year's most highly anticipated sporting event on Sunday, February 2.

AJ's Steakhouse Unveils USDA Prime Beef Menu
January 22, 2020

Award-winning AJ's Steakhouse, located on Level 1 of Prairie Meadows Casino, is proud to announce the exclusive inclusion of USDA Prime beef to its new menu.

Prairie Meadows to Host Former Pro Football Players Meet & Greet
January 20, 2020

Prairie Meadows Casino, Racetrack & Hotel, the No. 1 entertainment destination in Iowa, is excited to announce its Pro Football Heroes Meet & Greet, featuring former pro football players Priest Holmes, 2020 Hall of Fame nominee LeRoy Butler, and 2002 Hall of Fame inductee Dan Hampton on January 25, 2020.