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Ontario’s 2019 Race Dates Announced

December 5, 2018:

In accordance with the recommendations of the Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation and Ontario Racing, the registrar has issued the 2019 Race Date Schedule for the province....read on

Historic Ontario Horse Racing Industry Funding Agreement Signed

May 8, 2018:

The Ontario Racing (OR) Board of Directors today (Tuesday, May 8) announced the signing of a historic 19-year funding agreement with the Ontario Government....read on

Ontario's 2018 Race Dates

December 20, 2017:

The Registrar of the Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario has issued the 2018 race-date schedule for the province....read on

Ontario’s 2017 Approved Race Dates

December 2, 2016:

On Thursday, December 1, in accordance with the recommendations of the Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation (OLG) and Ontario Racing, the Registrar of the Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario issued the 2017 race date schedule....read on

Correction To 2016 Ont. Race Dates

December 8, 2015:

On Thursday morning, the Ontario Racing Commission released corrections to the 2016 race date schedule for the province's thoroughbred, quarter horse and harness racing tracks....read on

Proposed Fort Erie Development Details

November 5, 2015:

The new ownership group behind the Fort Erie Race Track has announced plans for a sizable new development to coincide with the historic Thoroughbred racing facility. In all, the proposed undertaking is estimated to cost roughly $284 million and feature a hotel and an indoor water park, in addition to residential, industrial and retail aspects....read on

$500K Fort Erie Funding In Draft Budget

March 10, 2015:

It has been reported that the Fort Erie Race Track is slated to receive $500,000 in funding from the town in 2015 after council discussed the request from the track’s operator, the Fort Erie Live Racing Consortium....read on

Racing Schedule Changes Approved

January 21, 2015:

The Director of the Ontario Racing Commission (ORC) has approved the application for variance to the 2015 race date schedule made by Clinton Raceway Inc. for Clinton Raceway and the application for variance to the 2015 race date schedule made by Fort Erie Live Racing Consortium for Fort Erie Racetrack....read on

Tracks Apply For Adjustments

December 29, 2014:

The Ontario Racing Commission has announced that three tracks have applied for race date variances and post time amendments for 2015 racing schedules....read on

New Mayor Wants Slots Returned

November 10, 2014:

Incoming Fort Erie Mayor Wayne Redekop has let it be known that he thinks the Province of Ontario should be doing more to keep the Fort Erie Race Track viable and that slot-machine gaming should be re-introduced at the historic border oval for Thoroughbreds....read on

Racing-Gaming Integration Update

September 26, 2014:

"I look forward to the future. I think the right people are sitting at the table to move this forward now, and the cooperation is there."...read on

Province Commits To Fort Erie

September 25, 2014:

During a press event on Wednesday, September 24 at the Fort Erie Race Track, Jeff Leal, Ontario’s Minister of Agriculture and Rural Affairs, stated that the Ontario Government will commit to at least 37 dates of live Thoroughbred racing at the border oval for the track’s 2015 season....read on

Fort Erie Press Event Wednesday

September 24, 2014:

More details regarding the future of Fort Erie Race Track will be announced during a press event today (Wednesday, September 24)....read on

Fort Erie Receives Town Cash

September 19, 2014:

The Town of Fort Erie has transferred $500,000 to the operators of live racing at the Fort Erie Race Track. A report states that some local politicians are upset that the Town still had to transfer the funds to the operator even though the Province of Ontario stepped in at the last minute earlier this year and pledged a $5 million grant to the track....read on

Fort Erie Race Track Sold

August 13, 2014:

According to a report in Wednesday’s Toronto Star, Canada’s famed thoroughbred facility Fort Erie Race Track has been sold....read on


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