Canterbury Park

Track information and stakes schedule for the 2013 Canterbury Park meet, highlighted by the $200,000 Mystic Lake Derby on August 3rd.Full Story >>
July 22, 2016
The 7-year-old Nebraska-bred Diamond Joe, one of 30 members of the state's 2009 foal crop, has become one of the most successful Nebraska-breds ever.
July 20, 2016
Canterbury Park in Shakopee, Minn., canceled its Thursday racing program because of heat. The National Weather Service forecasts a high temperature of 99 degrees near the racetrack on Thursday afternoon. Heat indices are forecast to remain above 100 ...
July 05, 2016
The stablemates Smooth Chiraz and Cupid’s Delight have traded decisions the last two years, and on paper seemed closely matched in the $60,000 Victor S. Myers Stakes on Monday at Canterbury Park. But on the track it was no match at all.
July 04, 2016
Dear Fay might be a 7-year-old, but she was full of life Sunday night at Canterbury Park, winning the $60,000 Princess Elaine Stakes for the second time in three years and leading a sweep of the card’s two turf stakes for trainer Mac Robertson.
June 22, 2016
The winners of the two $100,000 turf stakes last Sunday at Canterbury Park, Aztec Brave in the Mystic Lake Mile and Secret Someone in the Lady Canterbury, left town in good condition and will move on to comparable races later this summer.
June 19, 2016
Aztec Brave might have been on a five-race losing streak but the plucky turf miler never lost his form and a typically game performance landed him back in the winner’s circle after the $100,000 Mystic Lake Mile on Sunday at Canterbury Park.
June 15, 2016
Local owner Bob Lothenbach and Chicago-based trainer Chris Block won the inaugural Mystic Lake Mile at Canterbury Park in 2013 with Mister Marti Gras, who still is going solidly along at age 9, and the same connections will have a chance to win it ...
May 30, 2016
You could say it was a case of a girl facing the boys in the $75,000 Honor the Hero Stakes on Monday at Canterbury Park, but the only time Richies Sweetheart’s seven rivals got a look at her face was in the starting gate. The excellent turf sprinter ...
April 28, 2016
Canterbury Downs made a bold and popular decision when it announced last week that it was reducing the pari-mutuel takeout for its upcoming race meet. Its new rates of 15 percent on straight wagers and 18 percent on all others will be the lowest in the ...