Prairie Meadows Racetrack and Casino

1 Prairie Meadows Dr, PO Box 1000, Altoona, IA
Capacity: 2,000 people

About Prairie Meadows Racetrack and Casino

The Meadows Events & Conference Center at Prairie Meadows is the beautiful and modern venue you’ve been looking for. Located just minutes from downtown Des Moines, our Events Center provides more than 34,000 square feet of versatile meeting space. We offer dozens of room configurations and the ability to serve up to 2,000 guests – making it perfect for any event, from a small business meeting or holiday party to a large wedding reception or trade show. We also offer all-inclusive event packages and onsite event planners that will be with you every step of the way. Anyone that hosts their event at Prairie Meadows has access to our casino, restaurants, and beautiful 168-room hotel.

Event Pricing

Menu Options Starting At
$13 - $44 /person
Pricing for all event types

Event Spaces

Altoona Room
Hop’s Horsemen’s Lounge
Meadows Ballroom
Meadows Ballroom A
Meadows Ballroom B
Meadows Ballroom C
Meadows Ballroom C1
Meadows Ballroom C2
Meadows Ballroom C3
North Turfside
Polk County Room
Private Bar
The Pavilion
The Prairie Rose Room
Trackside Hospitality Tent
Venue Types
  • Max Number of People for an Event: 2000
  • Total Meeting Room Space (Square Feet): 17,930