Canterbury Betting Big On Wager System ChangeRacing season is underway at Canterbury Park in Shakopee, and the track is seeing some of the largest crowds in years. Fans are walking away with more winnings because of a change to the betting system.
Paul Allen, Vikings Partner To Buy Race HorseA large contingent of Vikings personnel is expected at Canterbury Park Friday night to support some of their own.
Tired Of The Twins? 4 Other Things To Do Memorial Day WeekendRight now Twins baseball isn't worth watching, so here are four other things to do over Memorial Day Weekend.
Ma'Ceo Horse Show Returns To CanterburyThe Ma'Ceo equestrian show is back in the Twin Cities this weekend at Canterbury Park. More than 10 horses are part of the show which features stunts, acrobatics, horsemanship and aerial arts.
WCCO Saturday Morning Links & Recap (Sept. 26)This first weekend of fall is jam-packed with fun! Grab your broom, put on that invisibility cloak and get those wands ready, because "The Pub Crawl That Must Not Be Named" is going down Saturday night from 7 p.m. to 2 a.m. Yes, it is Harry Potter themed and will feature nine different bars in downtown Minneapolis. Costumes are encouraged, and they might even get you a deal!
Sever's Corn Maze Opens For Fall SeasonSever's Corn Maze and Fall Festival opens for its 19th year Friday. The theme this year is firefighters. The corn maze is a picture of a fire truck with the words, "Thank You" written underneath.
Canterbury Race Horses Take To On-Site Swimming PoolCanterbury Park in Shakopee brings in fans of horse racing every weekend. Visitors show up for those exciting few minutes of competition, but the real work happens off the track. Trainers work with the horses every day to get them ready for the races
WCCO Saturday Morning Links (Aug. 15)The Twin Cities is jam packed with fun this weekend, and we got the skinny on all the events! This weekend you will find more than just horse racing at Canterbury Park. They are hosting the Motorsports Show and Swap Meet.
Gilded Spatula Food Truck BattleThe second annual food truck battle is coming back to Canterbury Park.
Best Upcoming Outdoor Concerts Near MinnesotaFive fantastic outdoor happenings make this a summer to remember.
Jockey Returns To Canterbury Park Determined To Get Back On Her FeetThere was a big homecoming at Canterbury Park on Sunday, but it wasn't about a horse. Much of the attention today went to a jockey who had been away for a year and a half.
Guy On A Bike: Remembering Cecil BehringerAsk anyone who has been on the Minnesota cycling scene for at least a couple of decades and the name Cecil Behringer will likely illicit some sort of response. He was a state cycling champion, track owner, custom frame builder and bike advocate well before it was en vogue. But the man friends affectionately referred to as "Cec" was also much more than that.
Canterbury Park Cancels Ostrich Races Due To Bird Flu ScareThere is some breaking news out of Shakopee that is sure to ruffle some feathers. Canterbury Park officials have announced that ostriches will not take part in this year's Extreme Race Day -- the park's most popular event of the year.
Canterbury Park Offers $2 Million Purse For American PharoahMinnesota's Canterbury Park is hoping it has a shot at hosting horse racing's new Triple Crown star. The Shakopee track says it's prepared to put up $2 million to attract American Pharoah, in what it says would be the largest purse offered this summer in North American horse racing.
Could American Pharoah Be Coming To Canterbury Park?Could the greatest race horse in the past four decades be coming to Minnesota? Officials with Canterbury Park in Shakopee hope so, and have extended an invitation to the owner of Triple Crown winner American Pharoah.