Perfect Pick Pool $6,000 Nov. 29

This Sunday the Perfect Pick pro football prediction contest prize pool is $6,000. Entries accepted from 10:00 a.m. until noon. MVP Rewards membership required to play. Wagering minimums apply for maximum prize payout. CanterburyLive contacted the radio voice of the Vikings and pro football sage Paul Allen for some … [Read More...]

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$10,000 Black Friday Giveaway and more…

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 27 in the Race Book and Card Casino To Enter the Black Friday Giveaway... Race Book: Players can swipes their MVP Card at our free-to-enter kiosk located in the 3rd Floor Race Book.  Card Casino: Simply be logged into any Table Game or live Poker Game and you are … [Read More...]


Underdogs, Show Dogs, Chili Dogs

The 2016 Canterbury Park racing season is taking shape with just six months until the proposed 69-day season begins. Racetrack officials this week submitted a live racing calendar to the Minnesota Racing Commission that would have the meet begin on Friday, May 20 and run through Saturday, Sept. … [Read More...]


Four Grand on the line

Sunday’s Perfect Pick pro football contest has a carryover pool of $4,000. Entry begins at 10:00 a.m. with a deadline of noon. Watch all the games at Canterbury Park....and do yourself a favor. Check out the Nacho Grande at The Homestretch Cafe. There is plenty of simulcast racing action all … [Read More...]

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Minnesota Thoroughbred Breeder Awards Top $400,000

  (from Minnesota Racing Commission press release) There is more than just “Nice” coming out of Minnesota these days, especially in relation to the Thoroughbred horse racing industry.  After another outstanding race season at Canterbury Park in 2015, which saw total handle rise 11.3 … [Read More...]


Sunshine Millions Preview Day at GPW plus Future Wager Info

This Saturday, Gulfstream Park West hosts the Sunshine Millions Preview Day with four stakes races, each with a $100,000 purse. The 10-race card begins at 11:35 a.m. and offers competitive fields on both turf and dirt. Read more here.   Churchill Downs Fall Meet is underway … [Read More...]

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Justin Shepherd wins 1,000th race

Jockey Justin Shepherd won his 1,000th career race on Mydancingshadow on Tuesday at Turf Paradise in Phoenix, Ariz. The 28-year-old jockey rode his first career race at Canterbury Park in August of 2002 on a thoroughbred named Where He Go. His first career win was at Remington Park in … [Read More...]

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Breeders’ Cup News and Notes

provided by Breeders’ Cup Turf Publicists   Bob Baffert – On the morning after Triple Crown champion and first Grand Slam winner American Pharoah's triumph in the Breeders' Cup Classic, his Hall of Fame trainer was still marveling at the colt's accomplishment. “He came back in … [Read More...]

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Going, Going, Gone…..Grand Slam

American Pharoah wins Breeders' Cup Classic … [Read More...]

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Spend Breeders’ Cup Weekend at Canterbury Park

Breeders' Cup World Championships Friday, October 30 • Racebook Opens: 9:30 AM Saturday, October 31 • Racebook Opens: 8:00 AM Watch and wager on the world's greatest equine athletes this weekend at Canterbury Park.  The two-day event features 13 championship races with more than $24 … [Read More...]


Handicapping Contests and BC Advance Wagering Info

Lannette Sheldon won Canterbury’s Oct. 24 Hawthorne Challenge Satellite Contest and will be headed to Illinois Nov. 28 and 29 along with second-place finisher Bill Ender and third-place finisher Steve Leeper to compete for entries to the 2106 National Handicapping Championship. With the … [Read More...]

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