Evangeline Downs Racetrack Casino
2235 Creswell Lane, Opelousas, Louisiana
|Casino sq/ft:||80,000 sq/ft|
|Convention sq/ft:||1,000 sq/ft|
|Hotels:||Evangeline Downs Hotel, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member|
|Rates:||$109.00 – $115.00|
|Venues:||Evangeline Downs Event Center|
|The Cajun Buffet at Evangeline Downs Racetrack Casino Hotel|
|The Spotted Horse Tavern & Dining Parlor|
Evangeline Downs Racetrack, Casino & Hotel is right in the middle of Cajun country in Opelousas near Lafayette, Louisiana. This is Acadianas place to play with over 1,400 slots and a full racing calendar. There are plenty of good restaurants ranging from Cafe 24/7 to Blackberry`s Restaurant & Bar.
If you are planning to spend the night, the accommodations at Evangeline Downs Hotel, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member are quaint and always clean. There is a nice events center here that can handle anything from a small get together to in indoor music festival. Be sure to check out Zydeco`s Bar in the middle of the 80,000 square foot casino floor too. There is plenty of live racing action and if you can`t be there in person you can watch the races live, online. There are several off track betting parlours to choose from too!