Grand River Raceway

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Grand River Raceway
Location 7445 Wellington County Road 21, Elora, Ontario, Canada
Owned by Grand River Agricultural Society
Date opened December 6, 2003
Course type Flat harness
Notable races Battle Of Waterloo
Battle Of The Belles
Official website

Grand River Raceway is a small harness racing facility in Elora, Ontario.

The track is 1/2 mile (350 feet homestretch) with granular base and stonedust track cushion with total seating for 1500 (covered area and open grandstand).[1]

The gaming area has 240 slot machines and is facing financial challenges due to changes to funding to the track from slot machine revenue by the OLG.[2]

The track features seasonal harness racing and simulcasts offsite races year round. There are 240 slot machines in the gaming room, plus two restaurants, Captain’s Quarters Tiered Dining Room and Lighthouse Restaurant.[3]


Coordinates: 43°40′23.06″N 80°25′49.80″W / 43.6730722°N 80.4305000°W / 43.6730722; -80.4305000