Canadian Derby


It’s the biggest event in Western Canadian racing–a thrilling afternoon where the past and present collide. A day of glamour and action, filled with history and tradition. Celebrate the 89th and final running of the Canadian Derby this August 25 at Northlands Park Racetrack & Casino.

First Race: Noon

Find the ticket package and seats you’re looking for at the price you want!

Don’t worry if weren’t able to get tickets, general admission to the tarmac is available without a ticket so there’s no excuse to miss this historic event as we say farewell to Thoroughbred Racing!

Canadian Derby

The Infield Experience ticket information:

Guests that have purchased an Infield Experience ticket must have their ticket scanned and will be given a purple wristband for infield access as well as their infield package (which includes a $10 food truck voucher, casino and $5 wagering voucher).*

*Please note: since the Infield Experience area is licensed as 18+ only, all guests receiving a wristband must show valid ID with proof of age before their ticket is scanned and a wristband provided.

Wristbands can be redeemed at one of the following locations on the tarmac:

  • Guest Services Booth at the entrance, near the horse stall display.
  • Guest Services Booth right of the tunnel access door.
  • The track crossing area (for wheelchair access) located at the far end of the tarmac.

Once guests receive their wristband, they can proceed through the tunnel to the infield to enjoy the action of the 89th Canadian Derby!




The perfect place to sit and cheer on your favourite horse!

The Outdoor Grandstand includes:

  • Reserved seat in the Outdoor Grandstand

Doors Open: 11 a.m.

Ticket sales are closed.

The Infield Experience



Be right on top of the action and feel thundering hooves pound past you at the finish line! This is your opportunity to watch Western Canada’s biggest racing event from the infield.

Your Infield package includes:

  • A great view of the track
  • Private bars (18+ Government issued ID will be required)
  • Variety of Food Trucks
  • Pre-purchase VIP Parking opportunity (limited available)

With your ticket, you will receive:

  • $10 Casino Voucher
  • $5 Wagering Voucher
  • $10 Food Truck Voucher

Infield Opens – Bar Service Available: 11 a.m.
Food Service Begins: 11 a.m.
Food Service Concludes: 30 minutes after final post.

Infield Experience guests must be 18 years of age or older. No minors are permitted.


The Colours Restaurant Experience



Take in the Derby in a fine dining setting. Enjoy a delicious gourmet buffet meal, while you and your guests take in the thrilling spectacle of Western Canada’s biggest racing event.

Your Colours package includes:

  • Covered seating
  • A prime panoramic view of the track
  • Gourmet Buffet luncheon
  • A television monitor at each table
  • A complimentary commemorative Canadian Derby race program
  • Farewell Commemorative Print
  • Pre-purchase VIP Parking opportunity (limited available)

Can be purchased as a complete table or in pairs – no single tickets will be available. Depending upon your group size, you may be required to share a table with other guests.

Doors Open – Bar Service Available: 11 a.m.


Executive Club Box Seats

$160*/Box (seats 4)


It’s all about the race in an exclusive Executive Club Box, the best way for those who love the sport to see it live!

The Executive experience includes:

  • Box of four seats
  • Outside Covered area
  • Unobstructed view
  • Name Sign on your Executive Club Box
  • Pre-purchase VIP Parking opportunity (Limited available)

Inside Northlands Park you’ll be able to find the food you want at our various concessions, great food and beverage options available to purchase, to enjoy Derby Day – just the way you love it.

Doors Open – Bar Service: 11 a.m.


*Ticketmaster convenience and handling fees will apply.

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