Evangeline Downs Racetrack & Casino

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Casino Floor
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2235 Creswell Lane
Opelousas LA 70570

This Racino is the first new facility of its kind to be built from the ground up. More than 1,400 slot machines, live horse racing, music, nightlife and great food, makes Evangeline downs the perfect place play. Enjoy live thoroughbred horse racing April through September and live quarter horse racing October through December (Wednesday through Saturday). 

Taste down-home Louisiana cooking in The Cajun Buffet, or breakfast items and plate lunches at Café 24/7. The casino's newest addition, The Spotted Horse Tavern & Dining Parlor is the perfect place for specialty cocktails, craft beer, and Cajun fusion cuisine. For musical entertainment visit the casino floor at Zydeco's or head to Mojo's Sports Bar. Check the Event Center calendar concerts happening year round.

Celebrated 50 years of racing in 2015!


Facility Amenities
  • Concessions
  • Special Packages Available
General Information
  • Free Admission
  • Free Parking
  • Lot/Valet Parking
Restaurant Features
  • Take Out Available