A DAY AT THE RACES

“Inspired by the gentrified atmosphere you might find at the Kentucky Derby”

- Caitlin Best, Notable.ca

THE EVENT OF THE SUMMER.

“Every detail of the day was exquisitely executed.”

- Robyn Jesson, ET Canada

A SOCIAL AFFAIR.

“To say there were some fashionable and stunning people at the first annual Packwood Grand event would be an understatement.”

-Aldona Barutowicz, Calgary Herald

Pick Your Pony.

“Ultimate luxury is just the beginning at this event, there was horse racing, fashion and, of course, food & drink.”

- Kaitlyn Johnson, Calgary Buzz

tickets
Century Downs Racetrack 
Balzac, AB
July 1st, 2016
Red Carpet: 12:00 p.m.
Post: 1:20 p.m.
Tickets
On Sale Now

a true celebration of old world
leisure and sophistication.

PACKWOOD GRAND

JULY 1, 2016 - CENTURY DOWNS
RACETRACK AND CASINO
The Packwood Grand is set to be a true celebration of old world leisure and sophistication. Last year, this refined and colourful event set the stage for the ultimate in luxury horse racing, fashion, and food & drink. As the must-attend social & lifestyle event of 2016, an expected 2000 of Calgary’s highly cultured, business-leading, and fashion forward  will take in the affair.
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THE ESSENCE OF THE RACES
FROM DECADES PAST

THE TEAM

Tyler Rygus
Tyler Rygus 
Executive Producer
T: 403.836.6801
E: tyler@packwoodgrand.com
Cory Edwards
Cory Edwards
Executive Producer
T: 403.807.9469
E: cory@packwoodgrand.com
Mirissa Kampf
Director of Marketing
Raquelle Kilotaitis
Director of Sponsorships
Riley Fisher
Event Manager
Jay Skelly
Hospitality Manager

GET ON THE LIST

JULY 1, 2016
Century Downs Racetrack & Casino

Tickets are available to incumbent guests and by invitation only. To request an invitation to this event, please submit your information.

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OFFICIAL PARTNERS

PACKWOOD GRAND 2016 PRESENTED IN PARTNERSHIP WITH

MEDIA

HEAR FROM SOME OF OUR BIGGEST FANS
"This year's thoroughbred event was a fun filled day of elegant extravagance... Attendees donned their fanciest frocks and most dapper attire to enjoy an afternoon of champagne and entertainment while trying their luck on the races. Every detail of the day was exquisitely executed."

ROBYN JESSON
Great weather, well-dressed folks, fun crowd, and a great party...

BINZENTO
Inspired by the gentrified atmosphere you might find at the Kentucky Derby - it's safe to say this will become an annual affair in Alberta."

CAITLIN BEST
"A summer event that the attendees won't soon forget. To say there were some fashionable and stunning people at the first annual Packwood Grand event would be an understatement."

ALDONA BARUTOWICZ

"EVERY DETAIL OF THE DAY
WAS EXQUISITELY EXECUTED"

PACKWOOD blog:
WHAT ARE THE ODDS? THE BETTING BASICS FOR PACKWOOD GRAND
JUNE 26, 2015
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HATS OFF! A BREIF HISTORY OF DERBY FASION
May 27, 2015
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HOW TO DRESS FOR A DAY AT THE RACES
May 13, 2015
READ MORE
century downs racetrack and casino

261095 Dwight McLellan Trail, Calgary, AB T4A 0V5, Canada