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2016 PRESS RELEASES

april 19

Canterbury to offer lowest takeout in U.s.

January 6

2016 Thoroughbred Stakes Announced

 

 

 

2015 PRESS RELEASES

December 16

Robert Junk named Racing Secretary

August 31

Canterbury Park Hall of Fame adds Four Members

August 29

Nun the Less wins $200,000 Mystic Lake Derby

August 21

41 Nominated for $200,000 Mystic Lake Derby

August 8

Hold for More wins Minnesota Derby; Sioux Appeal takes MN Oaks

July 11

Jockey Corey Lanerie wins Lady Canterbury & Mystic Lake Mile

July 5

Mystic Lake Northlands Futurity & Canterbury Park Quarter Horse Derby recaps

July 4

Frances Genter and Victor Myers Stakes recaps

July 2

A Night of Records

 June 21

Pricelesscommodity wins Dark Star Cup; America Mon Amie wins Northbound Pride

June 7

Panther Prize Me wins Gopher State Derby

June 6

Brooks Fields and HBPA Distaff Recap

May 25

El Seventyseven wins Honor The Hero Stakes

May 16

Polar Plunge victorious in Lady Slipper Stakes

May 15

Bourbon County Wins 10,000 Lakes Stakes

Jan 5

2015 Quarter Horse Stakes Schedule

   
   
   

 

 

2014 PRESS RELEASES

   

Dec 17

2015 Thoroughbred Stakes Schedule

Nov 20

Request for 70-day 2015 race meet approved by MRC

Oct 23

Canterbury requests 70-day race meet in 2015

Sept 13

Long On Value wins Mystic Lake Derby

Sept 10

Twelve entered in $200,000 Mystic Lake Derby

Sept 5

Mystic Lake Derby attracts 28 nominations

Aug 31

Coconino Slim wins third consecutive MN Classic Champiosnhip; Festival of Champions Recap

Aug 9

Sky and Sea wins MN Oaks; Speed Is Life wins MN Derby

Aug 3

Coronas Concierge wins NCQHRA Futurity

July 27

Sooner Country Babe wins Distaff Bonus Challenge

July 19

18,915 Watch Kool Wagon Win Dash In A Flash Stakes

July 12

Awesome Flower wins Lady Canterbury; Az Ridge wins Mystic Lake Mile

July 6

Charette-Hill wins Northlands and Quarter Horse Derby

July 5

Record win payout of $153.00 when Burning Fuhry wins at 75.5 to 1 odds

July 5

Diamonds Edge wins $21,400 Great Lakes Stakes

July 4

Sky and Sea wins Genter Stakes; Speed Is Life takes Myers

July 3

Dear Fay wins Princess Elaine Stakes; Ragged Edge wins Blair's Cove

June 15

Dark Star Cup and Northbound Pride Oaks recap

June 8

Dirt Road Queen Takes Highway to Victory

June 7

Brooks Fields Stakes and HBPA Distaff Stakes recaps

May 26

Tell All You Know wins $75,000 Honor the Hero Stakes

May 17

Gypsy Melody victorious in Lady Slipper Stakes

May 16

Speakfromyourheart wins 10,000 Lakes Stakes

May 14

Live Racing Begins Friday

May 10

Craft Beer Flows at Canterbury Park

May 7

Canterbury Park's 20th live racing season begins May 16

April 29

Canterbury Park announces plan to build $2.5 million event and expo center

February 12

Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe and Canterbury Park Sign Simulcast Management Agreement

January 9

Mystic Lake Northlands Futurity set for July 6; Richest QH stakes schedule in Canterbury history

   

 

 2013 press releases

   

December 19

Canterbury Park 2014 Stakes Schedule

November 18

Canterbury's 2014 Race Dates Approved by MRC

October 4

Lyle Berman first inductee to MN Poker Hall of Fame

September 14

Canterbury Park Concludes 2013 Meet With Gains

September 9

Halstrom returns to Canterbury as VP of Racing

September 1

Minnesota Festival of Champions recap

August 26

Indian Horse Relay Comes to Canterbury Park Sept. 12-14

August 17

Stakes Recap for Fillies Race For Hope

August 8

Thursday Import Handle Record Set

August 4

Seis the Royal Cash wins NCQHRA Futurity

August 3

Dorsett wins $200,000 Mystic Lake Derby

July 30

Minnesota Poker Hall of Fame Established at Canterbury Park

July 27

Western Fun wins Bob Morehouse Stakes

July 21

MTA Stallion Auction Stakes Results

July 20

Record crowd witness Extreme Race Day and Dash in a Flash

July 13

Lady Canterbury and Mystic Lake Mile Results

July 11

Lady Canterbury and Mystic Lake Mile attract full fields

July 5

Eyesa Wagon Maker wins Mystic Lake Northlands Futurity

July 4

Badge of Glory wins $50,000 Frances Genter Stakes

July 3

Canchari wins two $50,000 Stakes

June 23

Tcf Captain Call wins $39,000 Minnesota Stallion Breeders' Futurity

June 16

Hammers Terror wins $50,000 Brooks Fields Stakes

June 12

Mystic Lake Northlands Futurity Trials set for Saturday

June 8

Signsealndeliver wins $50,000 Dark Star Cup

June 5

$50,000 Dark Star Cup draws field of 10 Saturday

May 27

Bet Seattle wins $50,000 Honor the Hero Stakes

May 18

Heliskier wins 10,000 Lakes Stakes, remains undefeated

May 17

Polar Plunge Wins Lady Slipper Stakes

May 8

Canterbury Park Racing Season Begins May 17

March 20

Barns to open early as demand rises

February 1

Mystic Lake Northlands Futurity Purse $100,000

January 30

Canterbury and Prairie Meadows to host extended racing opportunites for statebreds in 2013

January 18

Canterbury hires Javier Barajas as track superintendent

   

 

 

2012 press releases

 

November 15

Canterbury's 2013 Stakes Schedule: Larger Purses, New Races

November 15

Canterbury's 2013 Race Dates Approved By MRC

October 17

Canterbury to request 68 racing days for 2013

September 3

Canterbury's Racing Season Concludes With Solid Gains

September 2

Record Crowd Enjoys 19th Minnesota Festival of Champions

August 30

Canterbury Park's 2012 Race Meet Concludes With Five-Day Weekend

August 22

Canterbury Park Hall of Fame Class of 2012 Announced

August 16

August 30th added to live racing schedule

August 15

Canterbury Park earns re-accreditation from NTRA Safety and Integrity Alliance

August 12

Streak N Hot wins Cash Caravan Stakes

August 11

Heliskier dominates in $65,000 MN Derby; Keewatin Ice wins Oaks

August 8

Heliskier headlines $65,000 Minnesota Derby

August 5

Jess Lika Blair wins $40,400 NCQHRA Futurity

August 4

Ruthville wins $100,000 Lady Canterbury on Fillies Race for Hope Day

August 1

Fillies Race For Hope Saturday; Hooh Why Headlines Lady Canterbury

July 28

Hammers Terror wins Mystic Lake Derby

July 26

Cs Arclight springs upset in Bob Morehouse Stakes

July 25

Inaugural Mystic Lake Derby draws field of eight 

July 21

Heliskier much the best in MTA Stallion Auction; Keewatin Ice wins

July 21

Wild Jacob wins John Bullit Stakes

July 21

Red Hot Zoomer wins Dash In A Flash Stakes

July 20

Mystic Lake Derby attracts 32 nominations

July 18

Extreme Race Day features camels and ostriches

July 17

Fillies Race For Hope, Aug 4, to benefit local non-profits

July 7

Huckleberry Mojito sets track record in Canterbury Quarter Horse Derby; Soonerette wins Northbound Pride

July 6

Canterbury will now celebrate Independence Day on Saturday, July 7

July 5

Midnight Sunlight wins $59,800 Northlands Futurity

July 3

Canterbury Park cancels July 4 racing due to heat

July 3

Tubby Time wins Blair's Cove again; Rare Sunset wires HBPA Mile

July 3

Hollywood Trickster wins Great Lakes Stakes

June 24

Hada Certain Charm wins MN Stallion Breeders' Futurity

June 23

Heliskier triumphant in Myers Stakes; Happy Hour Honey wins Genter

June 22

Saturday's Genter and Myers Stakes Feature Best MN bred 3-Year-Olds

June 17

Shot of Gold and Brooks Fields Stakes recap

June 15

$150,000 Mystic Lake Derby to be run July 28

June 9

Painted Lies wins MN Stallion Breeders'/ North Central Derby

June 4

Canterbury Park, Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community Sign Ten-Year Cooperative Marketing Agreement

May 28

Santo Gato wins Honor the Hero; Hollywood Trickster takes Zimmerman

May 19

Hidden Gold wins Lady Slipper; Bet Your Boots wins 10,000 Lakes

May 14

Canterbury reduces takeout on Pick 3 and Pick 4 wagers

May 4

Gov. Dayton signs Purse Enchancement Bill

February 16

$3,500 Claiming Series Added; Condition Books Available

February 1

Canterbury Park Announces 2012 Thoroughbred Stakes Schedule

 

 

2011 Press Releases

 

November 17

2012 Race Meet Approved by Minnesota Racing Commission

September 11

2011 Meet Ends With Optimism

September 7

2011 live race meet comes to a close this week

September 4

Festival of Champions draws record crowd; Robertson and Bell win three races

September 1

MN Festival of Champions this Sunday

August 27

A Favorite and a Longshot in the Laddie and Lassie

August 21

Just Jebicah wins HBPA Sprint; Meter Me a Lady wins Norhtern Plains Futurity

August 20

Avenue Sister wins Minnesota HBPA Mile

August 14

Wild Jacob wins John Bullit Stakes; Hogy wins Barenscheer Stakes

August 13

Black Tie Benny wins Minnesota Derby; Bert'slittlesister wins Minnesota Oaks

August 10

Minnesota Derby & Oaks this Saturday

August 6

Paint Or More wind NCQHRA Futurity

August 4

Extreme Race Day set for Aug. 6

July 31

A She's Adorable wins Lady Canterbury

July 29

Fall Poker Classic dates announced: Oct. 1 - 15

July 28

Fillies Race for Hope Sunday, July 31

July 27

Promotional Events Rescheduled; Race Days Added

July 24

Jess A Runner Sets Track Record In Great Lakes; Plus Three Other Stakes Results

July 23

Genter and Myers Stakes Results

July 22

2011 Canterbury Park Hall of Fame Inductees Announced

July 20

Canterbury to resume all operations Thursday, July 21

July 2

Judge Denies Request; Canterbury Forced To Cancel July 3 and 4 Racing

July 1

Saturday, July 2 racing cancelled due to ongoing state shutdown

July 1

Canterbury Park Temporarily Ceases Operations Due To State Shutdown

June 30

Northlands Futurity and Canterbury Park Quarter Horse Derby

June 28

Thursday, June 28 Post time changed to 6:30pm; 12-race card planned

June 26

Meter Me a Lady by disqualification in MN Stallion Breeders' Futurity

June 19

Rhone wins Northbound Pride and Brooks Fields

June 5

Pithia wins MN Stallion Breeders'/NCQH Derby

May 30

Humble Smarty Sets Track Record In Honor The Hero Express

May 29

Mr Hempens Feature wins Zimmerman

May 21

Upsets in Lady Slipper and 10,000 Lakes

May 18

Live Racing begins Friday

May 11

Canterbury 2011 Race Meet Begins Friday, May 20

February 15

2011 Condition Book Now Available

January 27

Quarter Horse Stakes Schedule Includes G3 Northlands Futurity

January 19

Canterbury Park Announces 2011 Stakes Schedule

 

 

2010 Press Releases 

 

November 18

Canterbury Park Receives Approval For 62-Day Meet In 2011

October 15

Canterbury Park Partners With North American Poker Tour

September 8

AMA Pro Flat Track Racing Saturday

August 29

Meet Ends With Festival Day; Eiklebrry rides four winners

August 29

Ulwellings Leading Thoroughbred Owners

August 26

Canterbury's 25th Anniversary Season Concludes With Festival of Champions

August 25

Walczak Wins Dog Days Tournament

August 22

Butler and Rhone win both MTA Auction Stakes

August 8

Barenscheer and Bullit Stakes Results

August 5

Extreme Race Day August 8

July 31

Eddie Martin Jr. Wins MN Oaks and Derby; Hardy Wins NCQHRA Futurity

July 24

Claiming Crown 2010

July 21

Canterbury receives accreditation from NTRA

July 14

64 Pre-Entered For Claiming Crown

July 3

Blair's Cove, HBPA Mile, Northlands Futurity Wrap

June 30

Canterbury Adds July 18 To racing Schedule

June 26

Longshot Wins Canterbury Park Quarter Horse Derby

June 20

Bella Notte, Haraldo, and Seis It Fast win on Father's Day

June 18

Pro Motorcycle Racing Returns To Canterbury Sept. 11

June 12

Velazquez Wins First Career Race

June 5

Hype Wins Brooks Fields Stakes

May 31

Moralist Wins Honor the Hero; Moonlight Masquerade Takes NCQHRA Derby

May 30

A Sweet Gamble Wins Zimmerman Stakes

May 15

Lady Slipper, 10,000 Lakes Stakes Results

May 12

Live Racing Begins Friday

May 5

Canterbury Park's 25th Anniversary Season Begins Friday, May 14

May 3

Canterbury Festival Fields To Open In May

April 12

Canterbury Card Casino Grand Re-Opening April 14

April 11

Claiming Crown Nominations Close Friday, April 16

April 2

Canterbury Announces $100,000 Freeroll Hold'em Tournament

March 16

TVG named official television partner of 2010 Claiming Crown

March 10

Canterbury Park Job Fair March 25

January 29

Canterbury Announces 2010 Thoroughbred Stakes Schedule

January 20

Canterbury Park To Host Claiming Crown In 2010

January 7

Nat Wess Retires

  

 

2009 Press Releases

 

December 18

Canterbury Park To Race 62 days in 2010

December 16

Air Force National Snocross Returns To Canterbury Park

November 19

Canterbury Park To Race 62 Days In 2010

October 25

Berman Wins Fall Poker Classic Championship

August 30

Robertson wins four races on Festival Day

August 30

Hardy and Petersens win Minnesota QH Futurity and Derby

August 27

Minnesota Festival of Champions Draws Large Fields

August 26

Ferrozzo Wins Dog Days With $11k

 August 23

Favorites Win MTA Stallion Auction Laddie and Lassie

August 16

Hardy Wins NCQHRA Futurity and Morehouse/Cash Caravan

August 15

Nomorewineforeddie Wins $25,000 Kenny Schoepf Stakes

August 9

Stevens Wins 4,000th Race, Takes Barenscheer and Bullit

August 9

Wheely Fast Wins Dash In A Flash Stakes

August 9

Canterbury Awards Scholarships

August 1

Butler Wins Oaks and Derby

July 26

Quattro Wins Bayer Legend Central Derby Challenge

July 26

Record Show Price at Canterbury Park

July 26

Labriola Wins Claiming Crown Ultimate Handicappers Open

July 25

Claiming Crown Results

July 25

Eyesa High Wins Fort Dodge

July 18

Minnesota Mafia Wins Princess Elaine Stakes

July 15

72 Pre-Entered For Claiming Crown

July 11

Butler Wins Genter and Myers Stakes

July 4

Nose Victory For Stolis Kool Chick ; Sirrah Wins Northbound Pride

July 3

Robertson wins two stakes

July 3

Mr La Bubba Triumphs in Great Lakes Stakes

July 2

Baze To Ride Claiming Crown

June 28

Make Out Artist Wins Canterbury Quarter Horse Derby

June 27

Mizzcan'tbewrong Wins HBPA Mile

June 21

Lovango Runs Away With Shot of Gold Stakes

June 21

Oak Tree Boulevard Wins MN Stallion Breeders' Futurity

June 7

Whirling Cleat Wins Skip Zimmerman Stakes

June 6

Hoist Her Flag and Brooks Fields Stakes Results

June 3

First Four-Day Weekend Of Racing At Canterbury Park

May 31

Holland North wins MN Stallion Breeders' NCQHRA Derby

May 25

Moralist Wins Honor the Hero Stakes

May 25

Claiming Crown Nominations Exceed 200

May 16

Robertson and Bell Sweep Stakes

May 6

Canterbury Live Racing Begins May 15

March 26

Canterbury Park Job Fair April 9

January 29

American Quarter Horse Stakes Schedule Announced

January 14

Canterbury Park 2009 Thoroughbred Stakes Scedule Announced

  

2008 Press Releases  

 

December 18

Canterbury Park To Race 62 Days In 2009

December 17

Canterbury To Host Claiming Crown For 9th Time

October 25

Geary Wins Ultimate Handicappers Open

October 23

Mankato Man Wins $84,000 in Fall Poker Classic 

September 10

Canterbury Card Club Announces Fall Poker Classic 

September 1

Canterbury Announces Results Of 2008 Live Race Meet 

September 1

Labor Day Stakes Wrap-up 

August 31

Sociabull Wins Cash Carvan Stakes 

August 30

Bump'ndazzle Wins MTA Lassie; Hesablumin Wins Laddie 

August 27

Canterbury's Live Meet Concludes With Five-Day Weekend 

August 27

Dog Days Handicapping Tournament Results 

August 17

Mac Robertson Saddles Five Winners on Festival Day

August 14

Minnesota Festival of Champions Sunday, August 17 

August 13

Schneider Wins Twin Cities Poker Open at Canterbury Park

August 11

2008 Canterbury Employee Scholarship Winners Announced

August 9

Canterbury Park 2008 Hall of Fame Inductees

August 7

Benefit Dinner For Nick Hagadorn Memorial Fund

August 3

Call Me Mr Nibs Wins $32,950 NCQHRA Futurity

August 3

Schuman Wins Claiming Crown Ultimate Open

August 2

2008 Claiming Crown Recap

July 30

64 Horses Entered for Claiming Crown X 

June 8

Silver Fastbac Wins Grade III Skip Zimmerman Memorial 

June 7

Prospective Kiss Wins Brooks Fields as Big Brown Fails in New York 

June 7

Hardy Wins Minnesota Stallion Breeders' Quarter Horse Derby 

June 5

Canterbury Park and RED Development Announce Plans 

June 5

Canterbury Announces Special Cash Dividend 

June 1

Playin In The Park to Air on KSTC 45 

May 31

Pro Pink Wins Hoist Her Flag Stakes By A Nose 

May 26

Lookinforthesecret Scores Another Stakes Win for Sukharan 

May 25

Livingston Wins Grade III Quarter Horse Express 

May 24

First Hand Luke Wins Spring Fling 

May 22

Four-Day Weekend of Racing At Canterbury Park 

May 20

Claiming Crown Early Nominations At All-Time High 

May 17

A. J. Bakes Means Business In $50,000 Lady Slipper Stakes 

May 15

Minnesota-bred Stakes Highlight Saturday's Program 

May 3

Canterbury Shatters Attendance Record On Opening Day

April 25

Canterbury Park's 14th Season Begins on Saturday, May 3 

April 22

Canterbury Crowns Minnesota State Poker Champion

April 21

Claiming Crown Nominations Close Friday, April 25

March 20

Canterbury Park Stall Applications Due April 1 

March 7

Canterbury Park Job Fair Scheduled For March 19 

February 14

Canterbury To Host Minnesota State Poker Championship 

February 1

Claiming Crown Receives First Nomination 

January 10

Canterbury Park Releases 2008 Quarter Horse Stakes Schedule 

January 9

Claiming Crown Adds Sizzle To 2008 Stakes Schedule 

   

 

2007 Press Releases

 

December 11

Claiming Crown Eligibility Restrictions Changed for 2008  

December 7

Canterbury Park to Host Claiming Crown in 2008 

September 3

Canterbury Park Live Racing Wrap-up   

July 21

Jockey Paul Nolan Records Career Victory #1,000 

 

 

 

 

May 15

Canterbury Park Minnesota Fund To Grant $159,250 

 

2006 Press Releases

 

 

November 16

Canterbury Park Minnesota Fund 

September 4

Champion Jockey, Trainer, and Owner Crowned 

September 1

Horse of the Year Awards