Monthly Archives: October 2013

Spooktacular Finale at Grand River Raceway

Grand River Raceway ended their 2013 season with a spooky fun filled evening for the whole family. Enthusiastic fans were once again given the change to drive a race horse, we even had a butterfly and a fox jump at … Continue reading

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Open House at Grand River Raceway

Grand River Raceway hosted its fifth annual backstretch Open House on Saturday, October 19. Despite dark skies and showers, 156 people of all ages attended for a rare glimpse of horse racing behind-the-scenes. More than $150 was raised at the … Continue reading

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Erin Fall Fair

The Hands On Horses team along with T.V. personality Rick Mercer made an appearance at the Erin Fall Fair this Thanksgiving Monday. Highlights included a harnessing demonstration and industry talk by Brian Tropea, as well as an O.H.H.A. sponsored chuck … Continue reading

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Busy Weekend for the Hands On Horses Program

So You Think You Can Drive was back by popular demand at The Raceway at The Western Fair District! Fans of all ages took advantage of the rare opportunity to drive a racehorse around the track! Local drivers Bob McClure, … Continue reading

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