• Arkansas Times - Best place to gamble
  • Arkansas Democrat Gazette - Best Casino
  • AY Magazine - Best Casino
  • Southern Gaming Magazine - Best Racino, Mid-South
  • Group Tours Magazine - Best Southern Casino
  • Arkansas Business - Best Place for Employee Outing
  • Casino Marketing Conference - 1 Diamond, 4 Golds, 1 Silver, 3 Honorable Mentions
  • Trip Advisor - 2014, 2015 Award of Excellence
  • Architectural Digest - Top Ten most beautiful racetracks in the world
  • Chamber of Commerce - Oaklawn Foundation – Organization of the Year 

Silks Bar and Grill Awards

  • Flavor in the Park  -  Best Burger and Margarita
  • Sentinel Record  - Best Sports Bar, Best Steak, Best Burger
  • Arkansas Time Toast of Town - Best New Bar in Arkansas, runner-up for Best Bar and Best Sports Bar