Manitoba's Big Spring Antiques, Vintage & Collectibles Sale
Friday, April 5 from 4 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Saturday, April 6 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Admission $7 (kids 12 & under free)
For more information call 204-478-1057
Manitoba Night Markets & Festivals at Assiniboia Downs
Sunday, June 9 from 3 p.m. - 11 p.m.
Sunday, August 11 from 3 p.m. - 11 p.m.
Saturday, September 14 from 3 p.m. - 11 p.m.
Food trucks, artisans, music, kid's entertainment & more!
Admission $5 (kid's 5 & under free)
Click here for more information
2019 HANDICAPPING SERIES
Assiniboia Downs is hosting 12 Handicapping Contests in 2018. Earn points in each tournament towards the Handicapper of the Year. Your best 7 of 12 contests are used to determine your 2019 points total.
Las Vegas Challenge Tournaments - Win a trip for two to Las Vegas and entry into the Orleans World Series Handicapping Tournament. Las Vegas Challenge tournaments are held during live racing. Entry fee $50. Receive entry fee discounts by qualifying each race day. See Las Vegas Challenge tournament dates below.
Player's Choice Tournaments - $1,750 in prize money!
Entry fee $35 ($25 if you enter by 9 p.m. the Friday before). Click here for entry form and rules. See Player's Choice tournament dates below.
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 2019 tournaments used to determine Handicapper of the Year.
2019 Tournament Dates
- Player's Choice - Saturday, January 26, 2019 - results
- Player's Choice - Saturday, February 23, 2019 - results
- Player's Choice - Saturday, March 23, 2019
- Player's Choice - Saturday, April 27, 2019
- Las Vegas Challenge - Saturday, June 8
- Las Vegas Challenge - Saturday, July 6
- Las Vegas Challenge - Saturday, August 10
- Las Vegas Challenge - Sunday, September 8
- Player's Choice - Saturday, September 28
- Player's Choice - Saturday, October 26
- Player's Choice - Saturday, November 30
- Player's Choice - Saturday, December 14
- Handicapper of the Year standings - click here
EVERY FRIDAY & SATURDAY
$10 BUY-IN POKER (three $10 re-buys)
Registration: 7:00 p.m. (no late registration)
Game starts: 8:30 p.m.
- Poker will take place in the Clubhouse
- 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 regardless 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 for an additional $5.
- Maximum 60 players. No late registration.
- Click here for poker rules
Brought to you by ALL-IN POKER TOUR in aid of the Winners Foundation MGCC-5630-TH
FREE VLT TOURNAMENTS
- Fridays & Saturdays at 8 PM
- Enter to win $20 in FREE spins. Keep what you win. Top daily winner comes back to play in month-end final for $250
- Wednesday, February 20, Wednesday, March 20
- Doors open at 9 a.m., bingo starts at 10 a.m., free muffin & coffee, lunch special available for $5, must be 55+
FAMILY FUN DAYS
- Sunday, May 12, Monday, May 20, Sunday, June 16, Monday, August 5, Monday, September 2 & Sunday, September 8
- Racing starts at 1:15 p.m. Free family fun events from 1 p.m. - 4 p.m. Events include pony rides, petting farm, bouncy castles and face painting
BACKSTRETCH LUNCH TOURS
- Sunday, June 23, Sunday, July 28 & Sunday, August 25 at 9:30 a.m.
- Get a guided walking tour (approx. 2 hours) of the press box, jockey's room, barn area and then enjoy a delicious lunch in the backstretch diner
- Tickets $10 per person. Tickets must be pre-purchased. For more information call Samantha at 204-885-3330 (ext. 0)