Thrill of Ascot 2017

The 11th Annual Thrill of Ascot for Best Buddies Canada!


Enjoy a day at Woodbine Race Track in support of Best Buddies!

Best Buddies’ homage to the Royal Ascot allows guests to experience royal flare in fascinators and fedoras. Wear your most fabulous hat and enjoy a thrilling day at the races in support of people with intellectual disabilities!

Special musicals guests, celebrities emcees and guest jockeys make for an enjoyable luncheon celebration.

The 11th Annual Thrill of Ascot will be held Saturday afternoon on June 3rd, 2017 at the wonderful Woodbine Race Track.

If you are interested in a sponsorship opportunity, please contact Jessica Zackheim at 416-931-9416.


Date & Time: June 3rd, 2017 12:00pm-4:00pm

Location: Woodbine Race Track – 555 Rexdale Boulevard, Toronto, ON M9W 5L2

Registration closes on May 31, 2017 at 5:00pm.

Contact: or 416-531-0003


11th Annual Thrill of Ascot Sponsors


Daniel J. Greenglass & Joe Brennan

Rene & Rocky Pantalone

Policaro Automotive Family


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