Night at the Races

Friday, March 14, 2003 the Equine Research Centre, in partnership with the colossal Can-Am Equine Emporium, is hosting a "Night at the Races" fundraiser at Western Fairgrounds, London, Ontario. Join us for:

A silent auction including stallion services to prominent stallions.
A bountiful buffet dinner in the beautiful Top of the Fair Dining Room.
A night of action-packed harness racing.
The ERC would like to sincerely thank the owners of the following stallions for graciously donating stallion services:

Heartbeat Mindale(STB), Obeyed Ranch
Ready to Rumble (STB), Obeyed Ranch
Pikepass (TB), Spendthrift Farm, Ky

In appreciation, all ERC SUPPORTORS making a $500 donation to the Equine Research Centre will receive:

6 tickets to the event (includes dinner);
the opportunity to make a race presentation and receive a photo with your farm or company name – the same evening!
recognition in the racing program, and in a live broadcast to the simulcast network throughout North America;
$10 betting voucher for each guest;
6 vouchers for one-day free admission to the Can-Am Equine Emporium;
a tax receipt for your donation.

Individual tickets can also be purchased for this evenings event and for the Sports Celebrity Dinner which is being held at the London Hilton Convention Centre on Saturday March 15th. During this evening you will have the opportunity to meet and greet with celebrities, view some beautiful works of art at the Equine Art Show and have the opportunity to bid on some of the work at the live auction. Individual tickets for these evenings events are $100.00 per person and can be purchased by contacting the Equine Research Centre.

Visit the Equine Research Centre website at for pre-event coverage, including a list of auction items. The ERC is still looking for items for the silent auction, please contact Laura at the ERC if you have an item or stallion service to donate.

Reserve your seats today by contacting the Equine Research Centre, Guelph, Ontario, (519) 837-0061 or fax: (519) 767-1081

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Updated: October 2005.