2014 Queen's Plate - Event Details


2014 marks the 155th Anniversary of The Queen's Plate - the first jewel in Canada’s Triple Crown of Thoroughbred Racing and the longest continuously run stakes race in North America. 

The other gems in the Triple Crown are the Prince of Wales Stakes (TBD at Fort Erie Racetrack) followed by the Breeders’ Stakes (TBD at Woodbine Racetrack). 
Event: 155th Running
When: Sunday, July 6, 2014
Horse Type: Three-Year-Olds foaled in Canada
Woodbine Post Time: TBD
Queen's Plate Post Time: TBD
Distance: One mile and two furlongs (1 1/4 mile)
Track Type: Polytrack
Location: Woodbine Racetrack
Toronto, ON Canada
Click to visit the Woodbine Racetrack website
Race Record: Izvestia (1990), 2 min :01 4/5 sec
Purse: $1,000,000
Winner to receive: $600,000
Television: TBD

Note that all post times are approximate and may vary.


 Directions to Woodbine

Driving Directions

From Toronto Downtown
Travel Gardiner Expressway West to 427 North. Follow 427 North past Hwys 27 / 401. Located 2km North of the Airport exiting east at Derry rd / Rexdale Blvd.

From Toronto East
Travel 401 Westbound to 409 / 427 North. Transfer to 427 North, and exit directly to Eastbound Derry rd / Rexdale Blvd.

From Toronto West
Travel the 401 Eastbound, transfer to the collectors at Dixon rd, allowing access to Hwy 427 North. Located 2km North of the Airport exiting east at Derry rd / Rexdale Blvd.

If you require any assistance with directions please give us a call at 1-(888)-675-RACE.

Public Transit Directions

Travelling by TTC

37A Islington - to Woodbine and Humberwood via Rexdale Blvd. NEW - Customers now have increased convenience with the new TTC pick up and drop off area near the main entrance doors at Woodbine.
The bus travels to and from the Islington Subway station (on the Bloor-Danforth line).

191 Hwy 27 Rocket - Pick up and drop off is at Hwy 27 and Queens Plate Drive (a 5 - 10 minute walk to Woodbine). The bus travels to and from the Kipling Subway Station (on the Bloor-Danforth line).

Call 416-393-4636 or check out www.ttc.ca for detailed route information and times.

Mississauga Transit (MiWay)
Bus service from Westwood Mall to Woodbine - connecting passengers from Islington Subway station and Mississauga City Centre Transit Terminal at Square One Shopping Centre.

For route and schedule information, please call MiWay at 905-615-INFO (4636) or visit www.miway.ca
(or m.miway.ca on your mobile device).