Thursday, April 5, 2018
“The Most Exciting Two Minutes in Sports!” Spring is a great time to experience horse racing. Take in the sport of kings at several destinations just outside Halton Region. Whether you’re into thoroughbred or standard bred horse racing you will not have to travel far out of Burlington.
Don’t miss the Derby Day Party at Woodbine Racetrack May 5. Celebrate the Run for the Roses, Kentucky Derby at the historic Toronto track. Dress to impress and win best dressed! Toast cigars trackside and see Woodbine as you’ve never seen it before. Don’t miss the the 144th running of the $2 million Kentucky Derby and this savoury event at Woodbine Racetrack.
Opening weekend for live racing is April 12 to 14 at Mohawk Racetrack. Don’t just come for the Ontario Lottery and Gaming OLG Slots this time! Place a bet at the mutuals and watch your horse live in Campbellville at Mohawk Racetrack. This 7/8 of a mile course has overlooking terrace and trackside dining. Warm up in one of two lounges or grab a coffee at the Tim Hortons before your reach the finish line at Mohawk Racetrack!
Don’t miss living racing on Thursdays and weekends at Flamborough Downs. Book your next special event in the Confederation Room and give your group a night of excitement. Standard bred horse racing, OLG slots as well as top tier food and beverages!
Horses are a stunning animal and seeing them compete up close is a thrilling experience. Trot out to one of the many racetracks on the fringes of Burlington!