Archive for Upcoming Events

2017 QROOI Awards Banquet – February 17th 2018

The QROOI will host their 2017 Awards Banquet on Saturday, February 17, 2018, at the beautiful facility, Ajax Convention Centre. Cocktails are at 6 pm and dinner will be at 7 pm. Tickets are $25 each (includes HST). The QROOI is very excited to have ‘Two For the Show’ DJ our Awards Banquet and the lovely Jennifer Morrison will be our MC. Please come join us and help us to celebrate our 2017 Champions! Please contact Monique at the office to purchase your tickets. A block of hotel rooms has been reserved at Ajax Hilton Garden Inn Hotel and the Homewood Suites Ajax.  If you would like a room for that evening please speak with Monique or contact the hotels directly. Ajax Hilton Garden Inn can be reached at tel:(905) 686-9400 and Homewood Suites can be reached at (905) 686-5969. Please use the QROOI code when booking your room for a cheaper rate.

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

Notice of Annual Business Meeting of Members – March 26th 2017

Notice is given that the Annual Business Meeting of the Quarter Racing Owners of Ontario Inc. (the “Corporation”) will be held at Ajax Downs, 50 Alexander’s Crossing, Ajax ON, L1Z 2E6 on Sunday March 26th 2017, Eastern Time in the Lower Level Meeting Room, at the hour of 1:00 PM.

Please be advised this is a closed meeting for current 2017 QROOI Members only.

Memberships can be renewed or purchased one hour prior to the meeting start, outside the Lower Level Meeting Room. You can also purchase your membership through the QROOI Head Office at any time during regular business hours. Membership forms are available through the association’s website at on the home page under the Racing Info tab.  If you would like a membership form mailed to you please contact the QROOI Head Office at (905) 426-7050.

For your convenience payment for memberships can be made at the Head Office by debit, credit card, cheque or cash. You can contact the office by telephone at (905) 426-7050 or by email at Payment may also be made at the meeting by credit card, cheque or cash.

Please see the following agenda for discussion items. Agenda items proposed by QROOI Members must be presented to the organization no later Friday March 10th, 2017 at 5:00 PM.

We look forward to seeing all QROOI Members at this meeting.


Ontario Racing Launches Consultations on Proposed Longer-Term Funding for Horse Racing

The Quarter Racing Owners of Ontario Inc Board of Directors feel that it is very important for the future of our industry that we have as many horsemen people attend this meeting on Saturday, November 19th at 1:00PM to 3:00PM at Port Perry (Golfer’s Dream Golf Club in Scugog.) Read More →