Monday, July 8, 2019
TORONTO, ON -- July 8 2019
Don’t miss the opportunity to purchase Canadian Horse Racing Hall of Fame 2019 Induction Gala tickets at the special early bird price of $175.00 each including applicable taxes, or $1,700 for a table sponsorship which includes 8 tickets, with a $300.00 charitable donation to the Canadian Horse Racing Hall of Fame.
The early bird deadline is midnight Wednesday, July 10. As of July 11, prices will increase to $200.00 per person.
Taking place Wednesday, August 7th at the Mississauga Convention Centre, the gala event will feature a cocktail reception, silent and live fundraising auctions, a gourmet four-course dinner with wine and the induction of the CHRHF class of 2019 including:
- All Along (FR), Veteran Thoroughbred Horse - France
- Angus Hall, Male Standardbred Horse – Quebec-bred
- Josie Carroll, Thoroughbred Trainer – born in Scarborough, ON, resident of Etobicoke, ON
- Ian Fleming, Standardbred Builder – Clinton, ON
- Lexi Lou, Female Thoroughbred Horse – Ontario-bred
- Bory Margolus (deceased), Thoroughbred Builder – Alberta
- Trevor Ritchie, Driver – Acton, ON
- Jimmy Takter, Standardbred Trainer – New Jersey
- Tricky Tooshie, Female Standardbred Horse – Quebec-bred
- Mickey Walls, Jockey – Born in Vancouver, BC., resident of Etobicoke, ON
Homage will also be paid to 2019 Legend honouree, Dan Patch for his contribution to Canadian horse racing during the early 1900’s.
The reception and silent auction will commence at 5:30 p.m., followed by a four-course dinner, live auction and induction ceremonies at 6:30 p.m.
The live and silent auction will feature an impressive list of items including stallion breedings, sporting event tickets, racing related memorabilia, art and other surprises! Auction donations are welcomed. All proceeds from the auction will go toward helping the Hall of Fame recognize the achievements of the best in Canadian horse racing and celebrating the history of the sport.
The Canadian Horse Racing Hall of Fame acknowledges the generous sponsorship and valued support of the 2019 Induction Gala by the following sponsors: Platinum Sponsor – OLG, Gold Sponsor – HBPA Ontario, video production sponsor Woodbine, audio visual supplier FMAV plus Reception and Wine sponsor COSA and photography sponsor Omega Alpha.
Opportunities to advertise in the souvenir induction program and event sponsorship packages are still available
Tickets may be purchased by visiting the Canadian Horse Racing Hall of Fame Online Store at http://shop.horseracinghalloffame.com/ or by contacting Linda Rainey 416-417-9404 or firstname.lastname@example.org.