Newport Racing & Gaming’s spacious simulcast area is sure to get your heart racing! With wall-mounted TV screens, convenient self-service wagering terminals, mutuel teller windows and complimentary beverages—every post time is your time to shine! Check out the latest simulcast area in our Smoking and Gaming section!

    Simulcast at Newport Racing & Gaming

Owned and operated by Churchill Downs, Newport Racing & Gaming is your best bet for all the thrilling horse racing action you love, broadcast live from all the best tracks across the country. Whether you’re a novice horse racing fan or someone who’s been keeping up with the action for years, off-track betting at Newport Racing & Gaming will thrill you just the same!

The expansive simulcast area features plenty of room for you and all your friends to watch all the exciting horse racing on wall-mounted TVs. Even better, wagering couldn’t be easier. You have the option of placing your bets with one of our mutuel tellers, or on one of the self-service terminals. All simulcast guests are welcome to enjoy the complimentary beverage station. 

Nothing is more thrilling than live thoroughbred racing. And the best place to experience all the action firsthand is at our sister property Turfway Park Racing & Gaming in Florence, KY. Turfway Park’s live racing season runs from late November through March. Visit their Racing Page for the schedule, conditions, entries and more information.

Plus, since both Newport Racing & Gaming and Turfway Park Racing & Gaming will share a Players Club, all the points and comps you earn at Newport will be available at Turfway Park. Play at one, redeem at either—enjoy the same tier status at both. With two great gaming options so close by, having double the fun is a sure thing! 


Mondays & Tuesdays: Closed

Wednesdays & Thursdays: 11:30AM – 8:00PM

Fridays & Saturdays: 11:30AM – 10:00PM

Sundays: 11:30AM – 8:00PM

May Simulcast Calendar

Wagering opens 30 minutes prior to the first race of the day.

Days and hours subject to change based on holiday and racing schedules.


Make your visit to Newport Racing & Gaming even more thrilling by riding your hot streak over to our gaming floor. Like slots? Then you’ll love playing our historical racing machines located just steps away from the simulcast area. Spin and win on all the latest and greatest games including Wheel of Fortune™, Lock it Link and Buffalo, just to name a few.

For an even more rewarding experience, be sure to join the Newport Racing & Gaming Players Club. Signing up is free and easy—you’ll be racking up the rewards in no time! Plus, all new members get rewarded right out of the gate with $50 Free Play just for signing up and providing an email! For additional ways to win, visit our Promotions Page. You could win cash, Free Play or other great prizes by entering one of the many promotional drawings and giveaways!

We can’t wait to see you soon at Newport Racing & Gaming—where the fun comes easy!