SPA BLAST, KC AND THE SUNSHINE BAND HIGHLIGHT JULY AT OAKLAWN

Oaklawn will start July off with a blast (literally) at its Spa Blast presented by Budweiser July 3 and close out the month with a concert by KC and the Sunshine Band, who have been entertaining audiences for four decades with their infectious, feel good happy music. Plus, there will be plenty of opportunities to win big throughout the entire month.
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GRAMMY AWARD WINNING MICHAEL BOLTON AT OAKLAWN OCT. 8

Oaklawn has added a performance by multi-Grammy Award winning singer, songwriter Michael Bolton to its popular concert series schedule for Thursday, October 8. Tickets for the Finish Line Theater show go on sale Sept. 17 and for the first time, will be available online at etix.com. The performance will begin at 7 p.m.
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GOVERNOR DECLARES SATURDAY “AMERICAN PHAROAH DAY” IN ARKANSAS

Arkansas Governor Asa Hutchinson signed a proclamation Friday declaring Saturday, June 6, “American Pharoah Day” throughout the entire state. The winner of Oaklawn’s Arkansas Derby and Rebel Stakes will attempt to become the first Triple Crown winner since 1978 when he runs in the Belmont Stakes Saturday at Belmont Park.
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SATURDAY DECLARED “AMERICAN PHAROAH DAY” IN HOT SPRINGS

Hot Springs Mayor Ruth Carney has signed a proclamation declaring Saturday, June 6, “American Pharoah Day” in Hot Springs. The winner of Oaklawn’s Arkansas Derby and Rebel Stakes will attempt to become the first Triple Crown winner since 1978 when he runs in the Belmont Stakes Saturday at Belmont Park.
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Oaklawn Repprt - June 2 - American Pharoah Arrives in New York for Belmont

After being stabled in California, Arkansas, Kentucky and Maryland this year, American Pharoah is now in New York for his date with history in Saturday’s Belmont Stakes. The 2014 Champion 2-year-old, who is trying to become the first Triple Crown winner since Affirmed in 1978, arrived at Belmont Park early Tuesday afternoon following a near-two-hour flight from Louisville, Ky.
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Oaklawn Report - Update on Oaklawn Runners - May 28

American Pharoah returned to the track Thursday morning at Churchill Downs, two days after a half-mile breeze in preparation for his bid to become racing’s 12th Triple Crown winner in the Belmont Stakes June 6 at Belmont Park. Under regular exercise rider Jorge Alvarez, American Pharoah jogged approximately a mile the wrong way during the special 15-minute window (7:30 a.m.-7:45 a.m., Central) set aside for horses running in the Belmont Stakes.
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