Promotions & Events

Harness Racing Lives Here

Live Harness Racing - Experience the THRILL October through May!
Monday, Tuesdays @ 6:15PM  |  Fridays @ 7:05PM

Top of the Fair   |   Bet as a Group   |   Showtime!  | Luck of the Draw  |  Deuces are Wild  |   Survivor Tuesday |   Senior’s Day



Top of the Fair Restaurant

Top of the Fair Pub Night 

Come on up for Pub Food favourites, featuring the HALF MILER burger, nachos, fish & chips and more!

DOORS OPEN @ 5:30PM | LIVE RACING @ 6:15PM - Walk-ins Welcome!

A La Carte Menu - View Here



Top of the Fair Friday Night Buffet

Join us for an exciting evening of live harness racing, complimented by our Chef’s Table with something sure to please any palette.

DOORS OPEN @ 6PM | LIVE RACING @ 7:05PM - Reservation Required

Make A Reservation - Books Quickly Call Today

Call (519)-438-7203, 252 or email

*All prices are plus applicable taxes and gratuity and subject to change. All reservations of 10 or more will have an automatic gratuity of 15% on the bill.


Stacked Deal Fridays

Over 36% Off Friday Night Out at the Western Fair District!

6:00PM: Buffet Dinner at Top of The Fair ($34.99 value + HST & gratuity)
7:05PM: Live Horse Racing at the Raceway + Betting Vouchers 
10:30PM: Live Comedy at Yuk Yuk’s Comedy Club ($20.90 value + HST)
Anytime 24/7: Slots, Roulette & Blackjack OLG Gaming Package 

Make A Reservation

Call (519) 438-7203, 252 or email

*Includes tax, gratuity is extra. 
Available until the end of April 2017. Must be 19+ to attend. Reservation must be made in advance. Ample free parking!



Join us for the Purina Night at the Races!

Dates: March 17, March 31, April 14, April 28, May 12, May 26



Why not bet as a GROUP?

Print and complete our group bet card, then submit it with your choices, and payment, to any ticket seller on your night out at the races!

Print Card


How to use it:

Play as a team to explore these 4 exotic wagers.
Pick your favourite horses to finish in the top 4 in any race!

Download the Group Bet Card

What does THAT mean?

  • Exactor: Your 2 horses must finish 1st and 2nd in exact order in the same race.
  • Exactor Box: Your 2 horses can finish either 1st or 2nd
  • Triactors: Your 3 horses must finish 1st, 2nd and 3rd in the exact order, in the same race.
  • Triactor Box: Your 3 horses must finish 1st, 2nd or 3rd
  • Superfecta: Select the first 4 horses in exact order of finish.

Not sure what you’re doing? Learn To Bet
View other terms to know here: Harness Racing Terms
How to READ a Program: Read More


FAN-tastic Fridays at the Raceway!

Join us EVERY Friday night for an evening of fun, games and of course GREAT racing!

Available Oct 2016 - First Post at 7:05 pm


The lucky contestant will watch a video featuring various drivers at The Raceway in the Western Fair District.  Each driver will give a specific number from 1 (one) to 8 (eight).  The video will start and once the lucky contestant says “stop”, the video will end.  The video will be started again, and the next drivers selection, shall be the number the lucky contestant will receive for the purpose of this contest.  Once a number has been obtained, the lucky contestant will receive a $5 (five) dollar show wager on that number in races 3 (three) through 10 (ten) on the evenings card of racing.

Luck of the Draw!

Some race fans pick their winners based on facts, and some pick based on a hunch or favourite name or number! We want you to leave it up to LUCK!  Fill out a ballot for a chance to play LUCK OF THE DRAW! - Ballots available in your program every Friday night.

The Game:
If you are the LUCKY chosen contestant you will get to pick 4 numbers out of a draw drum and we will give you over $50 in bets on the 4th race!

1st number out, we will give you$ 5 win, place and show ticket on that number. The second number will be combined with the first number, and we will give you a $ 4 exactor box combining the first two numbers The third number will be combined with the first two drawn and we will give you a $ 1 triactor box combining those three numbers. The fourth number will be combined with the first three numbers and we will give you a $ 1 superfecta box!

For your chance to win fill out the ballot at the front of your program and listen for your name to be called after Race 2!

Deuces R Wild - presented by 

Every week, we’re giving someone a wild night out at the RACEWAY IN THE WESTERN FAIR DISTRICT with dinner for two at TOP OF THE FAIR, and $20 to win on horse #2 all night long! And if the 2 isn’t lucky that night, you’re entered for a chance to try again on The RACEWAY IN THE WESTERN FAIR DISTRICT’S biggest night of racing – THE MOLSON PACE. To enter listen to Free 98.1 FM every week!

For More Info - Visit



Survivor Tuesdays!

YOU COULD WIN a $100 HPIBet Deposit!!

Presented by HPI Bet 

ITS BACK - Every TUESDAY at The Raceway

How to Play:

  1. Play online or on track (pick up an entry from Guest Services or play online here, a new link will be updated weekly.)
  2. Choose a horse in each of the races on the Tuesday race program (plus an alternate in the event of a scratch).
  3. Submit your entries BEFORE the start of Race 1 (Post Time: 6:15 pm)
  4. Your horse must finish in the top three to advance (Survive) to the next race. The last person(s) alive will be the winner.

Available to play On-Track or Online
View full Rules and Regulations (updated October 2016)

2016/2017 Season Weekly Winners:

October 11 - Shannon Sheehan, Kevin Blanchard, Perry G
October 18 - Joe Carr
October 25 - Henri Hebert & George Swalaglin
November 1 - Harold Taylor
November 8 - Tom Barnett
November 15 - Chris Bush
November 22 - Brian Macdonald, Joe Henry, Henri Herbert , Bruce Stuart, Bert Grover
November 29 - Murray Kilby, Omer Dorian, Ralph Moxley, Brad Lichty, Michael Harris
December 6 - Mark Spangler
December 13 - Don Tremeer, Keith Johnston, John Slavin
December 20 - Mike Leeming, Mike Zess, Randy Perusello
December 27 - Charlene Woods, John McQueen
January 17 - Henri Hebert, Al Wood, Jack Morgan
January 24 - Dani Serratore, Linda Stone, Jim Brewer, Debbie Murphy
January 31 - Kevin Lee, Shirley Griffin, Jim MacDonald
February 21 - Bill Yanke, Richard Rosastik
March 7 - Chris Bush, Phil Clark, Andrew Szabo, Dani Serratore, Tim Campbell
March 14 - Antonio Nunes, Chris Walker, Guy Larocque, Lorelei Lamoure, Cindy Molyneux
March 21 - Darrell Mac Allay, Garnet Barnsdale, Ronald MacDonald
March 28 - Ron Young, Connie Howlett
April 4 - Gene Myers
April 11 - Harold Taylor
April 18 - John McQueen, Gerard Marshall, Howard Wise, Rick Needham



Senior’s Day

A special deal for seniors (55 yrs+). Get OLG & Raceway gaming vouchers, a free Raceway program and Top of the Fair Buffet!

$25.95 + gratuity (includes tax)
DOORS OPEN @ 5:00PM  |  DINNER @ 5:30PM  |  FIRST POST @ 6:15PM

Make A Reservation - Books Quickly Call Today

Call (519)-438-7203, 252 or email

2016/2017 Seniors Day Dates:

Oct. 11 - Halloween Theme
Nov. 8 - Remembrance Day Theme (wear red)
Dec. 13 - Merry Christmas, Happy Holiday Theme (Dress for the season!)
Jan. 10 - Senior’s that SPARKLE! Theme- (Dress to impress!)
Feb.  14 - Valentines Day! (wear pink and red!)
Mar. 14 - St Patrick Day Theme (wear green!)
Mar. 28 - Country/Western (Time to dust off the cowboy boots)
Apr. 11 - Hoppy Easter Theme!  (wear bright colours!) 
Apr. 25 - April Fools (come in a funny outfit)
May 9 - Sports Soiree!  (dress in your favourite sport style/team!)
May 23 - Tropical Theme (summer clothing, accessories and of course Hawaiian shirts)

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