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The racing world is laser-focused on South Florida right now, where 12 of the best horses in the world will square off in just a couple of weeks at Gulfstream Park for a whopping $12 million.

Horse racing fans from states across the South and beyond will begin making pilgrimages to Oaklawn Park, a mecca for racing in Hot Springs, Ark., for opening day on Jan. 13. The influx will continue until the track’s closing day on April 15. They come for championship racing and the vibrant scene.

Oaklawn Park has been woven into the fabric of Hot Springs, Ark., since 1904. And while the track plays an important role in the town’s history, this southern resort town has many other unique facets to her colorful personality. Here are six facts you might not know about Hot Springs.

If you’re planning your first visit to Oaklawn Park in Hot Springs, Ark., you are in for merriment of the first order and a world-class racing experience. When you visit, you’ll see why Oaklawn has been a winter home for people like Hall of Fame trainer D.

Winter is a great time to enjoy the jump season, roasted chestnuts, holiday parties, skiing and lots of pictures with loved ones, but wait … YIKES! What’s up with your skin?

Just when you need your skin to be balanced for a smooth application of foundation makeup, you’re waking up dry, flaky and/or itchy and scratchy. UGHHH! Never fear, I’m here to give you some simple winter tips that anyone can do.

Humidify at night

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