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Scholarship Recipients Announced

Grand River Ag Society Announces Bursary/Scholarship recipients ELORA, ON — Grand River Raceway and the Board of Directors of the Grand River Agricultural Society (GRAS) are pleased to announce the recipients of the 2016 Bursary/Scholarship Program for local students pursuing agricultural studies. The 2016 recipients will be recognized during a special presentation at Grand River [...]

By | 2016-08-30T18:31:39+00:00 August 30th, 2016|Categories: News, Press Releases, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Scholarship Recipients Announced

Final Friday – Mini Horse Race

Friday race nights at Grand River Raceway wrap up with Miniature Horse Race, Wanna Drive program ELORA, ON — September 2 marks the final Fun & Frivolity Friday Night of the 2016 live horse racing season at Grand River Raceway in Elora and the track has a little extra to highlight the occasion. Nine miniature [...]

By | 2016-08-30T00:27:41+00:00 August 30th, 2016|Categories: News, Press Releases, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Final Friday – Mini Horse Race

Costume Contest This Friday

Costume Contest This Friday at Grand River Raceway ELORA, ON — Grand River Raceway’s popular Horse Name Costume Game returns Friday, August 19, offering $500 in cash prizes. Fans dress in the likeness of the name of a horse racing on the August 19 race card. With 95 horses to choose from, there’s plenty of [...]

By | 2016-08-15T23:01:46+00:00 August 15th, 2016|Categories: News, Press Releases, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Costume Contest This Friday

Yvon Giguere passes

Yvon Giguere passes Yvon Giguere passed away on August 8 after a short battle with cancer. He was 63. Yvon was the Simulcast Manager for Grand River Raceway since 2010. The Quebec native was a highly esteemed executive throughout the global harness racing industry. He was an enormous asset to the Elora, ON track with [...]

By | 2016-08-12T21:06:19+00:00 August 9th, 2016|Categories: News, Press Releases, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Yvon Giguere passes

Sports Column wins Battle 2016

Sports Column wins Battle Of Waterloo at Grand River Raceway; Record event handle ELORA, ON — Grand River Raceway staged its 26th annual Industry Day celebration on the afternoon of August 1. The fan-favourite event saw a record handle of $481,230 wagered on the 11-race card, an increase of 54 percent over the record set [...]

By | 2016-08-02T01:09:37+00:00 August 2nd, 2016|Categories: Industry Day, News, Press Releases, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Sports Column wins Battle 2016
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