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Canterbury Park presents "Hops & Horses" this Friday

June 20, 2011     E-mail this page to a friend!

Enjoy a night of premier craft beers & heart-pounding live racing at Canterbury Park on Friday evening, June 24. Tickets to "Hops & Horses: A Craft Beer Event" are $25 in advance or $30 at the door and include admission to Canterbury Park and unlimited beer sampling in Silks Party Area at the track.

Confirmed breweries for the event include Alaskan Breweing Company, Stone Brewing Company, Abita Beer, Widmer Brothers, Summit Brewing Company, Goose Island Beer Company, Red Hook, August Schell Brewing Company, Tallgrass Brewing Company, Capital Brewery, Odell Brewing Company, and Anheuser-Busch.

There's also a Designated Driver Ticket for $7.50 that includes live racing admission, access to Silks Party Area, and free soda all night.

To purchase tickets, go to or call (952) 445-7224.

The event begins at 6:30 p.m. and ends at 10:00 p.m. Racing begins at 7:00 p.m. with nine races ending at about 11:00 p.m.