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Sunday, July 21 first post 12:00PM Race Schedule

About Our Venue

Fort Erie Race Track, the only horseracing venue in the Niagara Region, is one of the most exciting tourism destinations in Niagara. First opened in 1897, the historic border oval is regarded as having one of the most picturesque infields in North America.  The venue offers live thoroughbred racing, free concerts, a farmers market and much more. 

Parking and Admission:

All ages admitted

Dining Facilities:
The Turfside Bar and Grill, 3rd Floor overlooking the race track, seats approximately 250

Food Stands:
Several located throughout the facility

Seating Capacity:

Main Track:
One mile, sandy loam soil.
Distance from last turn to finish: 1,060', width of track: 75'

Turf Course:
Seven furlongs, inside main course.
Distance from last turn to finish: 930'

Stable Capacity:

Main Office:
Administration Building

First floor grandstand, beside the Horse Walk