Hastings Racecourse Celebrates 130 Years of Racing: Opening Day May 4th.


May 4 - Oct 27


Hastings Racecourse , Vancouver, BC




KiSS RADiO is excited to partner with Hastings Racecourse.  They’ll kick off their “130 Years Celebration” season in grand style featuring a live broadcast with an in-field projector of the Kentucky Derby.   Plus they will also have plenty of entertainment and giveaways!

More about the season:

Hastings Racecourse is iconic.  Celebrating 130 years of thoroughbred racing which is the longest-running sports activity in British Columbia, dating back 130 years. This year we want to celebrate every moment with you, we have added even more events than ever before.

Hastings Racecourse is home to the biggest racing events in Vancouver such as the BC Derby, BC Oaks, BC Cup, Friday Night Live, and Deighton Cup. Including a live simulcast of the world famous Kentucky Derby, Belmont Stakes & Preakness Races.

Fan favourites also include Weiner Dogs, Corgi Races,& Bull Dog races now extended for two days this 2019season.  Plus, we will have plenty to see and do all season. You can expect food trucks, entertainment, great food and drinks in one of the largest patios in the city with views for days.  

Our 2019 season feature more races & events than ever before. We will be hosting 51 live race days and 33 events this year.

Remarkably, there is no admission to join in the fun at Hastings Racecourse & Casino.   First-time visitors to the track this year can visit our Racing 101 Tent on the tarmac where ambassadors will provide the simple procedure of placing a Win, Place or Show wager.  Bets are as low as $2.00 and all you need to know in order to Win Place or Show.   Rain or shine our events are always on.



Gate Admission is FREE

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