Running Aces Casino, Hotel & Racetrack is a cutting-edge, Las Vegas-style card room with family-friendly live horse racing, trout fishing, great dining, year-round Simulcast wagering, and a full-service hotel.
The card room has a warm elegance with all of the hottest games, including; Blackjack, Pai Gow, 3- & 4-Card Poker, all limits in Texas Hold’em, and more. Running Aces features daily poker tournaments with various buy-ins to accommodate all players from beginner to pro.
The hotel combines the best elements of the MN experience, offering a modern Scandinavian design with the ‘Up North’ feel of your get-away cabin. Expansive corridors, high ceilings, the largest rooms in the category, a swimming pool, hot tub, and the entire facility is smoke-free, making it the only hotel of its kind in Minnesota. The rooms facing our track have the unique opportunity to watch drivers and their horses race for the finish line from their hotel room.
Trout Air Tavern offers a nostalgic experience and exquisite cuisine with our homemade taste and a variety of options. Fill your appetite every day and enjoy our ALL NEW menu, NEW prices, expanded beer selection, and our famous Trout Air Recipes. Open 24/7 with tableside service, you’ll never have to miss a hand as you feast on burgers, handcrafted sandwiches, Asian dishes and more from our never-ending menu.
Running Aces entertains everyone with comedy shows, BINGO, live music, and various events throughout the year.
The facility is open 24 hours, seven days a week. Located at exit #129 on I-35 in Columbus, 20 mins north of downtown Minneapolis and St. Paul.
Running Aces Casino & Racetrack bans guns on our premises.