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2 Days to Woodbine’s Season Opener

TORONTO, April 19, 2018 – Woodbine’s 2018 Thoroughbred season will kick off in just two days! Join us as we catch up…

3 Days to Woodbine’s Season Opener

TORONTO, April 18, 2018 – Just three days left until the start of Woodbine’s 2018 Thoroughbred season on Saturday, April 21. Follow…

4 Days to Woodbine’s Season Opener

TORONTO, April 17, 2018 – Woodbine’s 2018 Thoroughbred meet kicks off in four days, this Saturday on April 21. Our Opening Day…

5 Days to Woodbine’s Season Opener

TORONTO, April 16, 2018 – Woodbine’s 2018 Thoroughbred meet kicks off in five days, this Saturday on April 21. Join us in…

Nom de Course: A Northern twist to Southern-style dishes for Woodbine’s Derby Day Party

In this month's edition of Nom de Course, Chef de Cuisine Michael Mortensen discusses the menu for Woodbine's first social event of...

Nom de Course: Welcome to Woodbine’s chef blog!

TORONTO, April 13, 2018 – Welcome to Nom de Course, our new blog that shares a taste of Woodbine Entertainment's food and...

Eventful season set to begin at Woodbine

TORONTO, April 12, 2018 - Opening Day of Woodbine’s 2018 Thoroughbred meet on April 21 will mark the start of an eventful...

New two-year-old turf stakes for Woodbine’s 2018 meet

TORONTO, March 21, 2018 – Woodbine Entertainment will introduce a pair of six-furlong turf sprints for two-year-olds to its Thoroughbred stakes program…

From the Emerald Isle to the Woodbine green

By: Hayley Morrison for woodbine.com TORONTO, March 16, 2018 – Whether you believe in luck or not, the Irish certainly do. Or…

VIDEO: Thoroughbreds back on track at Woodbine

TORONTO, February 28, 2018 – The Thoroughbreds stepped onto the track at Woodbine for the first time this year on Wednesday as…

Woodbine welcomes back Thoroughbreds

TORONTO, February 27, 2018 – With spring just around the corner and the 2018 Thoroughbred racing season quickly approaching, the first set…

Paisley Playlist: Set the mood for Valentine’s Day

TORONTO, February 14, 2018 – While he can crush it on stage with his hits about country-living in heaven south, this summer’s…

Year In Review: In Memoriam

TORONTO, January 4, 2018 – As the New Year begins, Woodbine Entertainment pays tribute to some of the people and horses who…

VIDEO: The Christmas Plate

TORONTO, December 25 – You know Dasher and Dancer and Prancer and Vixen, Comet and Cupid and Donner and Blitzen. But do…

Woodbine Entertainment gives back

TORONTO, December 23, 2017 – Woodbine Entertainment team members have been busy in the community assisting various organizations throughout the holiday season….

Year In Review: Memorable Race Calls

TORONTO, December 22, 2017 – Thoroughbred track announcer Robert Geller graced Woodbine with his charismatic race calls throughout the 2017 meet. Join…

Year In Review: Biggest Payouts

TORONTO, December 19, 2017 – There were plenty of opportunities for horseplayers to win big at the 2017 Thoroughbred meet with huge…

Woodbine helps spread holiday cheer in North Etobicoke Santa Claus Parade

TORONTO, December 3, 2017 – Despite his busy schedule, Santa Claus made an appearance at the first ever North Etobicoke Santa Claus…