Stakes Schedule

2021 Thoroughbred stakes program offers more than $16.5 million in stakes purses, 39 graded stakes and two $1 million classics, The Queen’s Plate and Ricoh Woodbine Mile (Grade 1)

Woodbine Signature Races

Date Race Purse
Sunday, August 01, 2021 Woodbine Oaks presented by Budweiser
Scale Weight, Foaled in Canada
Three-Year-Old Fillies
One Mile & One Eighth
$500,000 Guar.
(Includes Funds from T.I.P.)
(Payment of $750 due June 30)
(Late Nomination fee of $2,500 due June 30)
Sunday, August 22, 2021 The Queen’s Plate
Scale Weight, Foaled in Canada
Three-Year-Olds
One Mile & One Quarter
$1,000,000 Guar.
(Includes Funds from T.I.P.)
(Payment of $1,500 due June 30)
(Late Nomination fee of $5,000 due June 30)
Saturday, September 18, 2021 Ricoh Woodbine Mile GR.I
Breeders’ Cup Challenge Series
“Win and You’re In”
Three-Year-Olds & Upward
One Mile (Turf Course)
$1,000,000 Guar.
(Plus up to $200,000 for Eligible Ontario Breds)
Saturday, September 18, 2021 Pattison Canadian International GR.I
Scale Weight
Three-Year-Olds & Upward
One Mile & One Half (Turf Course)
$600,000 Guar.
(Plus up to $120,000 for Eligible Ontario Breds)
Sunday, October 03, 2021 Breeders’ Stakes
Scale Weight, Foaled in Canada
Three-Year-Olds
One Mile & One Half (Turf Course)
$400,000 Guar.
(Includes Funds from T.I.P.)
(Payment of $1,000 due September 15)

All Stakes Races

Sunday, August 22, 2021 Highlander Stakes GR.I
Three-Year-Olds & Upward
Six Furlongs (Turf Course)
$350,000 Guar.
(Plus up to $70,000 for Eligible Ontario Breds)
Saturday, September 18, 2021 Ricoh Woodbine Mile GR.I
Breeders’ Cup Challenge Series
“Win and You’re In”
Three-Year-Olds & Upward
One Mile (Turf Course)
$1,000,000 Guar.
(Plus up to $200,000 for Eligible Ontario Breds)
Saturday, September 18, 2021 Pattison Canadian International GR.I
Scale Weight
Three-Year-Olds & Upward
One Mile & One Half (Turf Course)
$600,000 Guar.
(Plus up to $120,000 for Eligible Ontario Breds)
Sunday, September 19, 2021 Natalma Stakes GR.I – Scale Weight
Breeders’ Cup Challenge Series “Win and You’re In”
Two-Year-Old Fillies
$400,000 Guar.
(Plus Up To $80,000 for Eligible Ontario Breds)
Sunday, September 19, 2021 Summer Stakes GR.I – Scale Weight
Breeders’ Cup Challenge Series
“Win and You’re In”
Two-Year-Olds
One Mile (Turf Course)
$400,000 Guar.
(Plus Up To $80,000 for Eligible Ontario Breds)
Sunday, October 17, 2021 E. P. Taylor Stakes GR.I
Scale Weight
Fillies & Mares, Three-Year-Olds & Upward
One Mile & One Quarter (Turf Course)
$600,000 Guar.
(Plus up to $120,000 for Eligible Ontario Breds)
Sunday, July 18, 2021 Connaught Cup GR. II
Four-Year-Olds & Upward
Seven Furlongs (Turf Course)
$175,000 Guar.
(Plus up to $35,000 for Eligible Ontario Breds)
Saturday, July 24, 2021 Nassau Stakes Gr. II
Fillies & Mares, Four-Year-Olds & Upward
One Mile (Turf Course)
$175,000 Guar.
(Plus up to $35,000 for Eligible Ontario Breds)
Sunday, August 01, 2021 Royal North Stakes GR. II
Fillies & Mares, Four-Year-Olds & Upward
Six Furlongs (Turf Course)
$175,000 Guar.
(Plus up to $35,000 for Eligible Ontario Breds)
Sunday, August 15, 2021 King Edward Stakes GR.II
Three-Year-Olds & Upward
One Mile (Turf Course)
$175,000 Guar.
(Plus up to $35,000 for Eligible Ontario Breds)
Sunday, August 22, 2021 Dance Smartly Stakes GR.II
Fillies & Mares,Three-Year-Olds & Upward
One Mile & One Quarter (Turf Course)
$175,000 Guar.
(Plus up to $35,000 for Eligible Ontario Breds)
Saturday, September 18, 2021 Canadian Stakes GR.II
Fillies & Mares, Three-Year-Olds & Upward
One Mile & One Eighth (Turf Course)
$250,000 Guar.
(Plus up to $50,000 for Eligible Ontario Breds)
Sunday, October 17, 2021 Nearctic Stakes GR. II
Three-Year-Olds & Upward
Six Furlongs (Turf Course)
$250,000 Guar.
(Plus up to $50,000 for Eligible Ontario Breds)
Saturday, November 13, 2021 Bessarabian Stakes GR.II
Fillies & Mares, Three-Year-Olds & Upward
Seven Furlongs
$175,000 Guar.
(Plus up to $35,000 for Eligible Ontario Breds)
Sunday, November 14, 2021 Autumn Stakes GR.II
Three-Year-Olds & Upward
One Mile & One Sixteenth
$175,000 Guar.
(Plus up to $35,000 for Eligible Ontario Breds)
Saturday, November 27, 2021 Kennedy Road Stakes GR.II
Three-Year-Olds & Upward
Six Furlongs
$175,000 Guar.
(Plus up to $35,000 for Eligible Ontario Breds)
Saturday, June 19, 2021 Whimsical Stakes GR.III
Fillies & Mares, Four-Year-Olds & Upward
Six Furlongs
$150,000 Guar.
(Plus up to $30,000 for Eligible Ontario Breds)
Sunday, June 20, 2021 Jacques Cartier Stakes GR. III
Four-Year-Olds & Upward
Six Furlongs
$150,000 Guar.
(Plus up to $30,000 for Eligible Ontario Breds)
Saturday, June 26, 2021 Trillium Stakes GR.III
Fillies & Mares, Four-Year-Olds & Upward
One Mile & One Sixteenth
$150,000 Guar.
(Plus up to $30,000 for Eligible Ontario Breds)
Thursday, July 01, 2021 Dominion Day Stakes GR.III
Four-Year-Olds & Upward
One Mile & One Sixteenth
$150,000 Guar.
(Plus up to $30,000 for Eligible Ontario Breds)
Saturday, July 10, 2021 Selene Stakes GR.III
Three-Year-Old Fillies
One Mile & One Sixteenth
$150,000 Guar.
(Plus up to $30,000 for Eligible Ontario Breds)
Sunday, July 11, 2021 Marine Stakes GR.III
Three-Year-Olds
One Mile & One Sixteenth
$150,000 Guar.
(Plus up to $30,000 for Eligible Ontario Breds)
Sunday, August 01, 2021 Vigil Stakes GR.III
Four-Year-Olds & Upward
Six Furlongs
$150,000 Guar.
(Plus up to $30,000 for Eligible Ontario Breds)
Saturday, August 21, 2021 Singspiel Stakes GR.III
Three-Year-Olds & Upward
One Mile & One Quarter (Turf Course)
$150,000 Guar.
(Plus up to $30,000 for Eligible Ontario Breds)
Saturday, August 21, 2021 SEAWAY STAKES GR. III
Fillies & Mares, Three-Year-Olds & Upward
Seven Furlongs
$150,000 Guar.
(Plus up to $30,000 for Eligible Ontario Breds)
Sunday, August 22, 2021 Ontario Colleen Stakes GR.III
Three-Year-Old Fillies
One Mile (Turf Course)
$150,000 Guar.
(Plus up to $30,000 for Eligible Ontario Breds)
Saturday, September 11, 2021 Seagram Cup GR.III
Three-Year-Olds & Upward
One Mile & One Sixteenth
$150,000 Guar.
(Plus up to $30,000 for Eligible Ontario Breds)
Saturday, September 25, 2021 Bold Venture Stakes GR.III
Three-Year-Olds & Upward
Six & One Half Furlongs
$150,000 Guar.
(Plus up to $30,000 for Eligible Ontario Breds)
Sunday, October 03, 2021 Ontario Fashion Stakes GR.III
Fillies & Mares, Three-Year-Olds & Upward
Six Furlongs
$150,000 Guar.
(Plus up to $30,000 for Eligible Ontario Breds)
Sunday, October 10, 2021 Ontario Matron Stakes GR.III
Fillies & Mares, Three-Year-Olds & Upward
One Mile & One Sixteenth
$150,000 Guar.
(Plus up to $30,000 for Eligible Ontario Breds)
Sunday, October 10, 2021 Durham Cup GR.III
Three-Year-Olds & Upward
One Mile & One Sixteenth
$150,000 Guar.
(Plus up to $30,000 for Eligible Ontario Breds)
Saturday, October 23, 2021 Hendrie Stakes GR.III
Fillies & Mares, Three-Years-Olds & Upward
Six & One Half Furlongs
$150,000 Guar.
(Plus up to $30,000 for Eligible Ontario Breds)
Sunday, October 31, 2021 Ontario Derby GR.III
Three-Year-Olds
One Mile & One Eighth
$150,000 Guar.
(Plus up to $30,000 for Eligible Ontario Breds)
Saturday, November 13, 2021 Maple Leaf Stakes GR.III
Fillies & Mares, Three-Year-Olds & Upward
One Mile & One Quarter
$150,000 Guar.
(Plus up to $30,000 for Eligible Ontario Breds)
Sunday, November 28, 2021 Mazarine Stakes GR.III
Two-Year-Old Fillies
One Mile & One Sixteenth
$150,000 Guar.
(Plus up to $30,000 for Eligible Ontario Breds)
Sunday, November 28, 2021 Grey Stakes GR.III
Two-Year-Olds
One Mile & One Sixteenth
$150,000 Guar.
(Plus up to $30,000 for Eligible Ontario Breds)
Sunday, December 05, 2021 Valedictory Stakes GR.III
Three-Year-Olds & Upward
One Mile & One Half
$150,000 Guar.
(Plus up to $30,000 for Eligible Ontario Breds)
Saturday, June 19, 2021 Star Shoot Stakes
Three-Year-Old Fillies
Six Furlongs
$125,000 Guar.
(Plus up to $25,000 for Eligible Ontario Breds)
Sunday, June 20, 2021 Woodstock Stakes
Three-Year-Olds
Six Furlongs
$125,000 Guar.
(Plus up to $25,000 for Eligible Ontario Breds)
Saturday, July 10, 2021 Fury Stakes
Foaled In Canada
Three-Year-Olds Fillies
Seven Furlongs
$125,000
(Inludes Funds from T.I.P.)
Sunday, July 11, 2021 Queenston Stakes
Foaled In Canada
Three-Year-Olds
Seven Furlongs
$125,000
(Inludes Funds from T.I.P.)
Saturday, July 17, 2021 Ballade Stakes
(An Ontario Sired Stakes)
Fillies & Mares, Three-Year-Olds & Upward
Six Furlongs
$100,000 Guar.
(Includes Funds from T.I.P.)
Sunday, July 25, 2021 Niagara Stakes
(An Overnight Stakes)
Four-Year-Olds & Upward
One Mile & One Eighth (Turf Course)
$100,000 Guar.
(Plus up to $20,000 for Eligible Ontario Breds)
Saturday, July 31, 2021 My Dear Stakes
Two-Year-Old Fillies
Five & One Half Furlongs
$125,000 Guar.
(Plus up to $25,000 for Eligible Ontario Breds)
Saturday, July 31, 2021 Victoria Stakes
Two-Year-Olds
Five & One Half Furlongs
$125,000 Guar.
(Plus up to $25,000 for Eligible Ontario Breds)
Saturday, July 31, 2021 Alywow Stakes
(An Overnight Stakes)
Three-Year-Old Fillies
Six & One Half Furlongs (Turf Course)
$100,000 Guar.
(Plus up to $20,000 for Eligible Ontario Breds)
Sunday, August 01, 2021 Woodbine Oaks Presented by Budweiser
Scale Weight, Foaled in Canada
Three-Year-Old Fillies
One Mile & One Eighth
$500,000 Guar.
(Includes Funds from T.I.P.)
(Payment of $750 due June 30)
(Late Nomination fee of $2,500 due June 30)
Sunday, August 01, 2021 Plate Trial Stakes
Scale Weight, Foaled In Canada
Three-Year-Olds
One Mile & One Eighth
$150,000 Guar.
(Includes Funds from T.I.P.)
Saturday, August 7, 2021 Georgian Bay Stakes
(An Ontario Sired Stakes)
Three-Year-Old Fillies
Five Furlongs (Inner Turf Course)
$80,000 Guar.
(Includes Funds from T.I.P.)
Saturday, August 7, 2021 Lake Huron Stakes
(An Ontario Sired Stakes)
Three-Year-Old, Colts & Geldings
Five Furlongs (Inner Turf Course)
$80,000 Guar.
(Includes Funds from T.I.P.)
Saturday, August 14, 2021 Greenwood Stakes
Three-Year-Olds
Seven Furlongs (Turf Course)
$125,000 Guar.
(Plus up to $25,000 for Eligible Ontario Breds)
Saturday, August 21, 2021 Catch A Glimpse Stakes
Two-Year-Old Fillies
Six & One Half Furlongs (Turf Course)
$125,000 Guar.
(Plus up to $25,000 for Eligible Ontario Breds)
Saturday, August 21, 2021 Soaring Free Stakes
Two-Year Olds
Six & One Half Furlongs (Turf Course)
$125,000 Guar.
(Plus up to $25,000 for Eligible Ontario Breds)
Sunday, August 22, 2021 The Queen’s Plate
Scale Weight, Foaled in Canada
Three-Year-Olds
One Mile & One Quarter
$1,000,000 Guar.
(Includes Funds from T.I.P.)
(Payment of $1,500 due June 30)
(Late Nomination fee of $5,000 due June 30)
Saturday, August 28, 2021 Bison City Stakes
Scale Weight, Foaled in Canada
Three-Year-Old Fillies
One Mile & One Sixteenth
$250,000 Guar.
(Includes Funds from T.I.P.)
Sunday, August 29, 2021 Muskoka Stakes
(A Sales Stakes) Foaled in Canada
Two-Year-Old Fillies
Six & One Half Furlongs
$200,000 Guar.
(Includes Funds from T.I.P.)
Sunday, August 29, 2021 Simcoe Stakes
(A Sales Stakes) Foaled in Canada
Two-Year-Old Colts & Geldings
Six & One Half Furlongs
$200,000 Guar.
(Includes Funds from T.I.P.)
Sunday, August 29, 2021 Algoma Stakes
(A Sales Stakes) Foaled in Canada
Three-Year-Old Fillies
Seven Furlongs
$100,000 Guar.
(Includes Funds from T.I.P.)
Sunday, August 29, 2021 Elgin Stakes
(A Sales Stakes) Foaled in Canada
Three-Year-Old, Colts & Geldings
Seven Furlongs
$100,000 Guar.
(Includes Funds from T.I.P.)
Friday, September 10, 2021 Zadracarta Stakes
(An Overnight Stakes)
Registered Ontario Bred
Fillies & Mares, Three-Year-Olds & Upward
Five Furlongs (Inner Turf Course)
$100,000 Guar.
(Includes Funds from T.I.P.)
Saturday, September 11, 2021 Vice Regent Stakes
Registered Ontario Bred
Three-Year-Olds & Upward
Five Furlongs (Inner Turf Course)
$150,000 Guar.
(Includes Funds from T.I.P.)
Sunday, September 12, 2021 Toronto Cup
Three-Year-Olds
One Mile (Turf Course)
$125,000 Guar.
(Plus up to $25,000 for Eligible Ontario Breds)
Sunday, September 12, 2021 Belle Mahone Stakes
(An Overnight Stakes)
Fillies & Mares,Three-Year-Olds & Upward
One Mile & One Sixteenth
$100,000 Guar.
(Plus up to $20,000 for Eligible Ontario Breds)
Tuesday, September 14, 2021 Prince of Wales Stakes (To be run at Fort Erie)
Scale Weight, Foaled in Canada
Three-Year-Olds
One Mile & Three-Sixteenths
$400,000 Guar.
(Includes Funds from T.I.P.)
(Payment of $1,000 due August 31)
Tuesday, September 14, 2021 Rondeau Bay Stakes (To be run at Fort Erie)
(An Ontario Sired Stakes)
Three-Year-Old Fillies
Six Furlongs
$80,000 Guar.
(Includes Funds from T.I.P.)
Tuesday, September 14, 2021 Lake Erie Stakes (To be run at Fort Erie)
(An Ontario Sired Stakes)
Three-Year-Old, Colts & Geldings
Six Furlongs
$80,000 Guar.
(Includes Funds from T.I.P.)
Friday, September 17, 2021 Victorian Queen Stakes
(An Ontario Sired Stakes)
Two-Year-Old Fillies
One Mile (Inner Turf Course)
$100,000 Guar.
(Includes Funds from T.I.P.)
Friday, September 17, 2021 Bull Page Stakes
(An Ontario Sired Stakes)
Two-Year-Old, Colts & Geldings
One Mile (Inner Turf Course)
$100,000 Guar.
(Includes Funds from T.I.P.)
Sunday, September 19, 2021 Woodbine Cares Stakes
Two-Year-Old Fillies
Five Furlongs (Inner Turf Course)
$125,000 Guar.
(Plus up to $25,000 for Eligible Ontario Breds)
Sunday, September 19, 2021 Ontario Racing Stakes
Two-Year-Olds
Five Furlongs (Inner Turf Course)
$125,000 Guar.
(Plus up to $25,000 for Eligible Ontario Breds)
Saturday, September 25, 2021 Duchess Stakes
Three-Year-Old Fillies
Seven Furlongs
$125,000 Guar.
(Plus up to $25,000 for Eligible Ontario Breds)
Saturday, October 02, 2021 Wonder Where Stakes
Scale Weight, Foaled in Canada
Three-Year-Old Fillies
One Mile & One Quarter (Turf Course)
$250,000 Guar.
(Includes Funds From T.I.P)
Sunday, October 03, 2021 Breeders’ Stakes
Scale Weight, Foaled in Canada
Three-Year-Olds
One Mile & One Half (Turf Course)
$400,000 Guar.
(Includes Funds from T.I.P.)
(Payment of $1,000 due September 15)
Friday, October 08, 2021 Shady Well Stakes
Registered Ontario Bred
Two-Year-Old Fillies
Five & One Half Furlongs
$150,000 Guar.
(Includes Funds from T.I.P.)
Friday, October 08, 2021 Clarendon Stakes
Registered Ontario Bred
Two-Year-Olds
Five & One Half Furlongs
$150,000 Guar.
(Includes Funds from T.I.P.)
Saturday, October 9, 2021 Overskate Stakes
(An Ontario Sired Stakes)
Three-Year-Olds & Upward
Seven & One Half Furlongs (Inner Turf Course)
$100,000 Guar.
(Includes Funds from T.I.P.)
Sunday, October 10, 2021 Cup & Saucer Stakes
Scale Weight, Foaled in Canada
Two-Year-Olds
One Mile & One Sixteenth (Turf Course)
$250,000 Guar.
(Includes Funds from T.I.P.)
Friday, October 22, 2021 Thunder Bay Stakes
(An Ontario Sired Stakes)
Three-Year-Old Fillies
Seven Furlongs (Turf Course)
$80,000 Guar.
(Includes Funds from T.I.P.)
Friday, October 22, 2021 Lake Superior Stakes
(An Ontario Sired Stakes)
Three-Year-Old, Colts & Geldings
Seven Furlongs
(Turf Course)
$80,000 Guar.
(Includes Funds from T.I.P.)
Saturday, October 23, 2021 Princess Elizabeth Stakes
Scale Weight, Foaled in Canada
Two-Year-Old Fillies
One Mile & One Sixteenth
$250,000 Guar.
(Includes Funds from T.I.P.)
Friday, October 29, 2021 Eternal Search Stakes
(An Ontario Sired Stakes)
Fillies & Mares, Three-Year-Olds & Upward
Seven & One Half Furlongs (Inner Turf Course)
$100,000 Guar.
(Includes Funds from T.I.P.)
Saturday, October 30, 2021 Glorious Song Stakes
Two-Year-Old Fillies
Seven Furlongs
$125,000 Guar.
(Plus up to $25,000 for Eligible Ontario Breds)
Saturday, October 30, 2021 Display Stakes
Two-Year-Olds
Seven Furlongs
$125,000 Guar.
(Plus up to $25,000 for Eligible Ontario Breds)
Saturday, October 30, 2021 Coronation Futurity
Scale Weight. Foaled in Canada
Two-Year-Olds
One Mile & One Eighth
$250,000 Guar.
(Includes Funds from T.I.P.)
Sunday, October 31, 2021 Ontario Damsel Stakes
Three-Year-Old Fillies
One Mile & One Sixteenth
$125,000 Guar.
(Plus up to $25,000 for Eligible Ontario Breds)
Sunday, November 07, 2021 Ontario Jockey Club Stakes
(An Ontario Sired Stakes)
Three-Year-Olds & Upward
Six Furlongs
$100,000 Guar.
(Includes Funds from T.I.P.)
Friday, November 19, 2021 Ashbridges Bay Stakes
(An Ontario Sired Stakes)
Three-Year-Old Fillies
One Mile & One Sixteenth
$100,000 Guar.
(Includes Funds from T.I.P.)
Friday, November 19, 2021 Lake Ontario Stakes
(An Ontario Sired Stakes)
Three-Year-Old, Colts & Geldings
One Mile & One Sixteenth
$100,000 Guar.
(Includes Funds from T.I.P.)
Sunday, November 21, 2021 South Ocean Stakes
(An Ontario Sired Stakes)
Two-Year-Old Fillies
Six & One Half Furlongs
$100,000 Guar.
(Includes Funds from T.I.P.)
Sunday, November 21, 2021 Frost King Stakes
(An Ontario Sired Stakes)
Two-Year-Olds
Six & One Half Furlongs
$100,000 Guar.
(Includes Funds from T.I.P.)
Saturday, December 4, 2021 Steady Growth Stakes
(An Ontario Sired Stakes)
Three-Year-Olds & Upward
One Mile & One Sixteenth
$100,000 Guar.
(Includes Funds from T.I.P.)
Saturday, December 4, 2021 La Prevoyante Stakes
(An Ontario Sired Stakes)
Fillies & Mares, Three-Year-Olds & Upward
One Mile & One Sixteenth
$100,000 Guar.
(Includes Funds from T.I.P.)