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Toronto Star – Winners of the bidding process

B.C.-based Great Canadian Gaming Corp. and Toronto-based Brookfield Business Partners won the Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corp. bidding process, they announced Tuesday.

Woodbine, which now hosts slot machines, is expected to become a full-fledged casino and entertainment/hotel complex. The 22-year deal also includes rights to redevelop and operate: Great Blue Heron charity casino on Scugog Island near Port Perry; Ajax Downs race track, which has slot machines.

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Family Fun Day 2017

Come out and join us on Sunday August 20th for the Annual Ajax Downs Family Fun Day! All proceeds benefit Ajax Pickering Hospital Read More →

Twilight Racing Thursday August 10

Day 16: Our second Twilight Thursday of the year; our first of two in August.

Please note that the Horsemen’s Meeting has been Re-scheduled to Sat, Aug 19 @ 1 pm in the downstairs meeting room.

Should anyone require a Valet(s), please email Cathy Mucklestone at

See attached pdf from Ajax Downs. Overnight – Thurs, Aug 10

Press Release From Ajax Downs

Quarter Horse Owner Celebrates First Win with Daughter of $800 Mare

The first race at Ajax Downs on Sunday August 6 was a first for Quarter Horse owner Kim Mark. Her filly Georgies May Kitty, foaled from a mare that she bought for just $800, sped to victory in an $11,500 maiden race, her sixth start of the 2017 racing season. Read More →


MITCHELL, Sandra Violet – It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Sandra Violet Mitchell. Read obituary here