Since the opening Hollywood racetrack in 1938, with many of the original shareholders at Hollywood Park were stars, including jack warner of warner brothers. Hollywood Park racetrack was the pioneer of the exacta in 1971. In 1972 a $3 million expansion project doubled the size of the Turf Club, adding a Winner's Circle Dining Room to the Clubhouse and renovated the park stable area.
Also Sunday horse racing was introduced to Californians at Hollywood Park on April 15, 1973. Hollywood Park became the first track to average more than $4 million in daily bets in 1977 and had record $21,287,723 wagered on 1995 Kentucky Derby Day.
Hollywood Park-Casino was opened on Friday, July 1, 1994. Previously known as the Pavilion, the state-of-the-art card club/casino features pai gow, super pan9, Mexican poker, California blackjack and la blackjack. on Sept. 10, 1999, Churchill Downs Incorporated closed a $140-million deal to acquire Hollywood Park Race Track.
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3883 W. Century Blvd., Inglewood, CA 90303
Hollywood Park Track Layout
Main Track: One and one eight mile, oval.
Turf Course: One Mile, 145 Feet.
Distance from last turn to finish line: 991 FeetBet Hollywood Park-Casino