Get to know the Raceway

Located in Elora, Ontario, just on the edge of the village, The Grand River Raceway opened in 2004. You will be greeted by Horse Racing, Elements Casino Grand River, and the recently completed GrandWay Events Centre.

At Grand river, no matter why you are visiting you should expect an experience!

Key Facts

  • Track Size: ½ Mile
  • Homestretch: 80 feet wide, 350 feet long
  • Racetrack Base: Granular Base
  • Racetrack Cushion: Stonedust
  • Starting Gate: 8 + 1 Trailer
  • Hubrail: No
  • Passing Lane: Yes
  • Area of Site: 53 Acres
  • First Race Date: April 24th, 2004
  • Admission: Free
  • Parking: Free

Looking for info about our other organizations?

Grand River Agricultural Society (GRAS) is the not-for-profit entity that owns and operates Grand River Raceway. The GRAS mandate is to encourage awareness of agriculture and the environment, and to enrich the lives of those living in our local community.

The GrandWay is the newly opened Event Centre located at Grand River Raceway. We specialize in entertainment and experiences, so your time at The Grandway will be one to remember. Bring your family and friends and let us show you a ‘grand’ time!