2020 Woodbine Event Highlights

Dec 31, 2020

HIGHLIGHTS OF 2020 WOODBINE EVENTS

YEAR FULL OF ACTION, STYLE, AND FUN

The 2020 thoroughbred racing season opens at Woodbine Racetrack with a day full of exciting races.
A season that features 75 stakes races and $13.8 million in stakes purses.

Trust 15 takes over woodbine social media channels to promote its impactful work with at-risk youth in Rexdale
Charitable organization Trust 15 takes over Woodbine Entertainment’s Twitter and Facebook accounts to bring awareness, engagement and action to the powerful and important work they do in the Rexdale community supporting at-risk youth.

Curlin’s voyage wows in Woodbine Oaks presented by Budweiser
Curlin’s Voyage, patiently handled by Patrick Husbands, put away her rivals in early stretch en route to victory in the 65th running of the $500,000 Woodbine Oaks presented by Budweiser at Woodbine.

Introducing the Queen’s Plate @ Home
The 161st running of the $1 million Queen’s Plate, first jewel of the Canadian Triple Crown is North America’s oldest continuously run stakes event showcasing Canada’s top three-year-old Thoroughbreds is the highlight of Woodbine’s Queen’s Plate.

The Ricoh Woodbine Mile is one of the biggest weekends of thoroughbred racing in Canada, with four stakes races on the Saturday – including the Mile – and a further four on the Sunday, more than $2 million in total purses across the weekend and three Breeders Cup Challenge Series “Win and You’re In” races.

The 129th running of the $400,000 Breeders’ Stakes is a 1-1/2-mile turf race and the third jewel the OLG Canadian Triple Crown taking place at Woodbine Racetrack.

breeders' Stakes web page header displaying Mighty Heart, a potential winner of Breeders Crown 2020
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