Events & Promotions

UPCOMING EVENTS AT ASSINIBOIA DOWNS

MANITOBA NIGHT MARKET & FESTIVAL

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!

wayne-miskoAssiniboia 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!

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  • • 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!
  • lucky-sevens• 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)

barn-tour-horseBACKSTRETCH 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
  • Family Fun DaysFree 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


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