Frequently Asked Questions

1.Is there an admission fee on race nights?

No, Hanover Raceway does not charge an admission fee.

2. Is parking free?

Yes, Hanover Raceway provides free parking 365 days a year.

3. Does Hanover Raceway have free WIFI?

Yes, Hanover Raceway has free WIFI for the enjoyment of guests.

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4. Is the Hanover Raceway age of majority?

No, however the on site Casino does require valid photo ID for persons 19+.

5. Is Hanover Raceway covered under the L.L.B.O?

Yes, Hanover Raceway is a fully licensed establishment that offers patrons the option of purchasing alcohol during live racing.

6. Are children allowed at Hanover Raceway?

Yes, children of all ages are welcome to attend race nights. New this year, Hanover Raceway has developed a Kid’s Club, in which members are eligible to win prizes and giveaways throughout the live racing season.

7. Is there a change table?

Yes, there is a change table for public use located in the live racing restrooms.

8. Is the Hanover Raceway wheelchair accessible?

Yes, Hanover Raceway is wheelchair accessible. The site includes a wheelchair accessible restroom for public use. Please refer to the Accessibility Policy which can be found on our website under the about tab.

9. What time do live racing events start? 

Post time is 7:15 P.M. unless otherwise noted.  Our Dream of Glory night post time is 6:15pm to allow for fireworks at the end of the evening.

10. How much are programs?

Programs are available for $2.50 CAN.

11. Where are they available for purchase? 

Programs can be purchased under the grandstands at the Kiosk/Information Booth.

12. How do you bet?

Refer to the ‘How to bet’ page on the Hanover Raceway’s home page.

13. Where do I bet?

During live race nights you can bet under the Grand Stands, at the Self Serve Betting Machines, or in person with one of our mutual tellers. In times where live racing events are not applicable the simulcast area is located in the back of the on site casino.

14. Is there a minimum bet? 

The minimum bet is $2.00 CAN.

15. Can I exchange US Money?

Yes, you can exchange US money within the casino at the cashiers cage.

16. Can I bet with US money? 

No, you cannot place wagers with US Money at our facility.

17. Is there ATM machines available for client use on the premises? 

Yes, there are two locations that offer ATM’s for public use. One within the Coach House Restaurant and the second is located within the on site casino.

18. Is there a place to eat? 

Yes, we have several options for food and beverage during our live racing nights. Under the grandstands we have our concession that offers burgers, french fries, hot dogs, snacks and variety of beverages.  Gateway Casino also offers two restaurants, Match Eatery and the Buffet.

19. How do I get to the restaurants? 

You may enter the restaurants through the main entrance of the Casino building as well as an entrance on the patio.


20. What are your hours of operation? 

Hanover Raceway is open during live race season from 6:00pm to the end of the last race with time to cash your winning tickets.  Gateway Casino Hanover has their own hours of operation and we invite you to their website for further information on their hours of operation and other information, at:


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