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Assiniboia Downs Horse Racing Track

#27 of 187 things to do in Winnipeg Features Animals
3975 Portage Ave, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3K 2E9, Canada
+1 204-885-3330
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Horse Racing

I went to the Downs as its called by locals with friends. We were in the dining room for the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Eileen B
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Off to the tracks

Last night I went with a group of friends to experience the Downs as an adult. We walked the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Very good55%
  • Average7%
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“finish line” (3 reviews)
“prime rib” (3 reviews)
“a lot of fun” (5 reviews)
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3975 Portage Ave, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3K 2E9, Canada
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+1 204-885-3330
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went to the Downs as its called by locals with friends. We were in the dining room for the buffet. The food was so good. I had 2 helping of prime rib. They had shrimp & mussels as well. The horse racing was a...More

Thank Eileen B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Last night I went with a group of friends to experience the Downs as an adult. We walked the grounds a bit before dinner and I liked the ambiance being amongst the gamblers and also some of the decorum. We had their buffet and I...More

Thank Incognito_Cdn
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Family & friends doing a little gambling, you need a little extra time to study the race brochure so you understand the betting, quinellas, exactors, triactors are what I play, $2 bets and you may get lucky... Fun had by all VLTs offer another chance...More

Thank DouglasFamilyAB
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Husband and I went for a night out out with a work function. Was a great evening. Food was good, the mashed potatoes with dark mushroom gravy was great! What is great about this place is that you can take your kids to have a...More

Thank Melanie C
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

We went for dinner at the Clubhouse Restaurant following the spring Antiques & Collectibles Sale at Assiniboia Downs on Friday, April 7, 2017. We all ordered the fish & chips. Portions were large and the cole slaw was excellent! The fish was great, but the...More

Thank OrganizingSpecialist
ASD16CS, Corporate & Group Sales at Assiniboia Downs Horse Racing Track, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2017

Hello, first thank you very much for taking the time to let us know about your recent visit to our Club West Restaurant. We are sadden to hear that your meal was not prepared to your liking. I will pass along your comments to our...More

Reviewed 10 April 2017

We were here with members of an association we belong to for our annual night at the races. Did enjoy the buffet and appreciated the explanation we received from the ticket sellers. No major money was gained or lost but everyone enjoyed the evening.More

Thank JohnvanHoudt
ASD16CS, Corporate & Group Sales at Assiniboia Downs Horse Racing Track, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2017

Hello, and thank you for your kind words. We are very happy to hear you enjoyed your Night at the Races and we hope to welcome you back. May 14th 2017 is opening day to our 60 season, We will be celebrating all season long....More

Reviewed 13 March 2017

This was so much fun I didnt want to leave - won 12 races - had great and I mean over the top buffet it was the best with seafood n prime rib to you name it ! REALLY GOOD !

Thank artixshark10
Reviewed 13 March 2017

If you don't have fun at Assiniboine Downs you need to have a look in the mirror. From the minute I walked in I had a smile on my face. The racing is exciting and the food was terrific. The buffet was as good as...More

Thank winnipegtraveller57
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Our family has always attended at least two or three races every summer. It is a fun way to spend an evening or afternoon with the kids getting involved in choosing the horses and cheering them on. You don't have to spend alot of money....More

Thank H_and_Lucy
ASD16CS, Corporate & Group Sales at Assiniboia Downs Horse Racing Track, responded to this reviewResponded 15 February 2017

Thank you for taking the time to let us know how much you and your family enjoys attending the races. We hope to see you and the family again this year, as we celebrate our 60th season of live racing at Assiniboia Downs. Season opens...More

Reviewed 8 February 2017

I am not really a horse-guy, and only get out here a couple of times a year, but I love the atmosphere, the excitement and pretty much everything about the track. The betting leaves me mystified, but the crowds are enthusiastic and help to explain...More

Thank MaxGlobetrotter
ASD16CS, Corporate and Group Sales at Assiniboia Downs Horse Racing Track, responded to this reviewResponded 15 February 2017

Thank you for your very kind words. I would have to agree that the excitement of the crowds grow with each race, something about hearing the thunder of the horses as they race past the grandstand to the finish line is very infectious. we look...More

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Elke N
11 June 2017|
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Response from SheriASD | Property representative |
Hi, the minimum age to bet is 16-years-old.
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Peter W
13 May 2017|
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Sorry, dogs are not allowed at the races.
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Deborah H
15 October 2016|
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Response from ASD16CS | Property representative |
Live racing runs from May to mid-September usually the Labour Day weekend.
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