Monthly Archives: June 2016

Wiener Dogs Set For July 8

Contenders set for Grand River Raceway’s second annual Wiener Dog Races

ELORA, ON — Thirty of the toughest wiener dogs in the province will shoot the cute-factor high through the summer sky next Friday night at Grand River Raceway.

The second annual Ren’s Pets Depot Wiener Dog Races at Grand River Raceway is set for Friday, […]

By |June 30th, 2016|Categories: News, Press Releases, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Wiener Dogs Set For July 8

Ask The Driver

Ask The RDC Drivers at Grand River Raceway

Grand River Raceway is inviting harness racing fans to pose questions for the nine drivers of the Ontario Regional Driving Championship (RDC) on June 24.

If your question is asked at the beginning of the broadcast on June 24 (starting at 6:00 p.m.) Grand River Raceway will send […]

By |June 22nd, 2016|Categories: News, Press Releases, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Ask The Driver

Cheerleaders Wanted

Cheerleaders Wanted: Ontario Regional Driving Championship

ELORA, ON — The 2016 Ontario Regional Driving Championship (ORDC) is scheduled for Friday, June 24 at Grand River Raceway in Elora, Ontario.

Grand River Raceway is hosting the event for the first time since 2008, and we want your help to cheer on these drivers in their quest for an […]

By |June 9th, 2016|Categories: News, Press Releases, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Cheerleaders Wanted

GRAS donations benefit Farm Safety Day

GRAS donations benefit the 21st Annual Children’s Farm Safety Day

ELORA, ON — The Grand River Agricultural Society (GRAS) recently presented a donation cheque to bolster local community initiatives. The presentation took place at Grand River Raceway, which is owned and operated by GRAS.

On June 7, a donation of $500 was awarded to Waterloo Rural Women […]

By |June 7th, 2016|Categories: News, Press Releases, Uncategorized|Comments Off on GRAS donations benefit Farm Safety Day

Wiener Dog Races – July 8

Grand River Raceway hosts second annual Wiener Dog Races

ELORA, ON — Back by popular demand, one of the biggest events of the live horse racing season at Grand River Raceway features four-legged warriors of a markedly different kind.

The second annual Ren’s Pets Depot Wiener Dog Races at Grand River Raceway is set for Friday, July […]

By |June 6th, 2016|Categories: News, Press Releases, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Wiener Dog Races – July 8

Landry wins Media Race

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For immediate release
June 3, 2016

Dave Landry picture-perfect in third annual Media Race at Grand River Raceway

ELORA ­— Local media celebs swapped headlines for driving lines on Friday night in Grand River Raceway’s third annual Media Race.

Each media personality was paired with a professional driver in a custom two-person jog cart for the half-mile exhibition […]

By |June 4th, 2016|Categories: News, Press Releases, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Landry wins Media Race

Opening Night ’16 – Local Biz Night

Imacutiepatootie delivers in Local Biz Night Race on Opening Night at Grand River Raceway

ELORA, ON — Grand River Raceway kicked off its 2016 season on June 1 and the night was highlighted by Imacutiepatootie in the seventh annual Local Biz Night Race.

The popular event saw more than 70 people from 12 local businesses matched […]

By |June 2nd, 2016|Categories: News, Press Releases, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Opening Night ’16 – Local Biz Night