Do I need a ticket to attend the Queen's Plate?
Yes. A ticket (General Admission or Grandstand seating) or a reservation credential for one of the dining areas is required to attend the Queen's Plate.
Does a Queen's Plate Festival ticket give me access to the Our Lady Peace concert on July 1 and the Goo Dolls on July 2?
Yes, any Queen's Plate Festival ticket will give you access to the Our Lady Peace concert on July 1, the Queen's Plate and the Goo Goo Dolls concert on July 2
Do I need a ticket to attend the Canada Day celebration on July 1?
There is no admission charge for the Canada Day celebrations. A Queen's Plate Festival ticket or a $20 concert admission fee, which can be purchased on July 1, is required to attend the Our Lady Peace concert
Where do I purchase tickets?
Tickets can be purchased through Ticketmaster or this website. Tickets can also be purchased in person at the New Player Zone at Woodbine Racetrack.
What access does a General Admission ticket provide on Queen's Plate Day?
General Admission includes access to the apron, Hats & Horseshoes Party and the Goo Goo Dolls concert after the races.
What is the benefit of purchasing a Grandstand seat?
Grandstand seating provides you with a guaranteed seat to watch Canada's best in horse racing. It allows you to move between your seat and the Hats & Horseshoes Party freely and includes access to the concert after the races.
Can you purchase tickets at the gate?
Limited tickets may be available. If there are tickets remaining on event day they may be purchased at the on-track box office.
Will the event be cancelled if there is rain?
No, the event will continue rain or shine.
How can I purchase a table in Champions Bar & Patio, Favourites, Post Parade or the Trackside Tent?
Click here for details.
What items are we allowed to bring into the event?
Click here to review prohibited items at the Queen’s Plate.
What accessible seating options are available for guests at the Queen’s Plate?
Accessible seating is located on the East side of the 2nd floor grandstand. If you would like assistance securing these seats, please contact us at
1-888-238-6543 ext. 12389. We would be happy to help.
Are children allowed to attend the Queen’s Plate?
Yes, children of all ages are welcome at the event. Those 6 years of age and under will receive free General Admission entry. If a grandstand seat is required a ticket must be purchased.
Can I take transit to Woodbine Racetrack?
Yes. Click here for directions to Woodbine Racetrack and transit information.