Harrah’s Louisiana Downs Racetrack and Casino

Manning Architects, in conjunction with Marnell Corrao Architects of Las Vegas, provided full architectural design services for the redevelopment of Louisiana Downs.

Phase One of the project encompassed the renovation of the current facility, the construction of a temporary casino in the existing building, and the renovation of the grandstand area, as well as support and administration areas. Phase Two of the project included the construction of a new 158,000 square foot casino which houses 15,000 square feet of casino gaming, sundry/casino support spaces, a 400-seat buffet, a 140-seat gourmet steak house, a 25-seat oyster bar, full service on-site kitchens, warehouse facilities, employee lounge areas, and 18,000 square feet of administrative offices.


Harrah’s Entertainment, Inc.
Las Vegas, NV


$110 million
176,000 sf

our role:

Architect of Record providing design development, construction documents, and construction administration services