UPCOMING EVENTS AT ASSINIBOIA DOWNS
MANITOBA NIGHT MARKET & FESTIVAL
Assiniboia Downs is proud to present our first Manitoba Night Market & Festival
- • Sunday, July 16, 2017
- • 3 p.m. - 11 p.m.
- • Food trucks, artisans, live music, beer gardens, micro breweries, kid's activities
- • A fun night that supports local artisans and small businessses
- • Tickets are only $5 (children 12 & under free) and available at Eventbrite.ca
2017 HANDICAPPING SERIES!
Assiniboia Downs is hosting 12 Handicapping Contests in 2017. Earn points in each tournament towards the Handicapper of the Year. Your best 7 of 12 contests are used to determine your 2017 points total.
Las Vegas Challenge Tournaments - Win a trip for two to Las Vegas and entry into the Orleans World Series Handicapping Tournament.
Player's Choice Tournaments - $1,750 in prize money! See entry form and rules here.
Handicapper of the Year - $3,500 in prize money! Prize money will be paid to the top 10 finishers. See below for a list of the 2017 tournaments used to determine Handicapper of the Year.
2017 Tournament Dates:
- • Player's Choice - January 28 - results
- • Player's Choice - February 25 - results
- • Player's Choice - March 25 - results
- • Player's Choice - April 29 - results
- • Las Vegas Challenge - June 10 - results (revised)
- • Las Vegas Challenge - July 8 - qualifiers
- • Las Vegas Challenge - August 12
- • Las Vegas Challenge - September 9
- • Player's Choice - September 30
- • Player's Choice - October 28
- • Player's Choice - November 25
- • Player's Choice - December 16
- • 2017 Handicapper of the Year - standings (revised)
CANADA DAY, SATURDAY, JULY 1
- • Parade to post: 7:15 p.m.
- • Canstar Night at the Races (watch your Canstar paper for valuable coupons)
- • Canstar Name the Filly contest winner will be announced
- • Spectacular fireworks display by CanFire Pyrotechnics (following the races)
60-SECOND BETTING SPREE!
- • One lucky person will be drawn every live race day to win a 60-second betting spree
- • Make as many $2 bets as you can in 60-seconds. Keep what you win plus all participants will receive a special commemorative 60 Season glass
- • Top monthly winner receives dinner for two in the Terrace Dining Room and $60 in wagering vouchers
- • Monthly winners return for a year-end final for $600 cash
AFTER LIVE RACING
VLT TOURNAMENT & CRAZY HOUR!
- • Free VLT tournaments
- • Win $20 in free spins
- • Keep what you win
- • Top daily winners return for $250 monthly final
- • Crazy hour features beer, shots & wine for only $2.95
- • Plus half-price appetizers (nachos, chicken fingers, chicken wings & gyoza)
BACKSTRETCH TOUR & LUNCH - SUNDAY, JUNE 25, JULY 23 & AUGUST 20
For $10 you get a personalized tour of the press box, jockeys’ quarters, stables and a hearty lunch in the horsemen’s kitchen. Tickets are available at Guest Services. (Must be at least 8 years of age or older. Note: This is a two hour walking tour)
FAMILY FUN DAYS
- • Free family fun activities include: pony rides, petting farm, glitter tattoos, bouncy gym. Family fun activities take place from noon - 4 p.m. Live racing starts at 1:15 p.m.
- • Family fun days are Sunday, June 18, Monday, August 7, Monday, September 4 & Sunday, September 10
EVERY FRIDAY & SATURDAY
$10 BUY-IN POKER (three $10 re-buys)
Registration: 10:00 p.m.
Game starts: 10:30 p.m.
- • Maximum of three re-buys for $10 up until the break when a player is out of chips
- • One add-on option for $10 at the break irregardless of how many chips a player has
- • For both re-buys and add-ons, players will receive a full starting stack of chips
- • Progressive Royal Flush jackpot starting at $500 for an additional $5
Brought to you by ALL-IN POKER TOUR in aid of the Winners Foundation MGCC-5630-TH