A Day At The Races 

To benefit Maple Leaf Community Residences, Inc.

Join Us

On Sunday, February 24, 2019 between 11:30 A.M. and 3 p.m. – for only $40/person ($12 tax deductible) – indoors at Hard Rock Rocksino’s Club Velvet, reserved exclusively for our event.

Snow or shine:
Doors, Bar & Betting open 11:30 A.M.
Noon Hot Buffet Luncheon
Races begin at 12:30 P.M.


10:30 A.M. boarding of complimentary Limo Bus transport departing from Metzenbaum at 8200 Cedar Road, Chesterland 44026. Refreshments will be served on board. Depending on response and logistics, we may opt to have limo buses staged in several locations for guests’ convenience pending response.

On Race Day, Enjoy...
  • Limo Transport,
  • Hot Luncheon Buffet featuring Caesar Salad with Garlic Croutons, Antipasto Salad, Sausage and Cheese Lasagna, Chicken Marsala, Penne Shrimp Alfredo, Italian Vegetables, Breaded Ravioli with Roasted Tomato Sauce, Breadsticks with Marinara, Tiramisu & Cheese Cake (Aunt Joan’s Cookies);
  • Complimentary Wine and Beer Bar (cash bar for cocktails),
  • Unlimited Betting on Trotters,
  • $5 in Casino Bucks,
  • Validated Valet (for those who opt to drive separately – no reduction in ticket price, if you self‐drive or park),
  • Door Prizes;
  • and Fun!
  • Chance at Wine Pull (for labels you will recognize)!

We’ll be out of football by then and Cavs’ play on Monday, so come on out to beat the winter doldrums.

All bets placed in cash. All payouts in cash. ATM (fee charged) is onsite at Rocksino. Must be 21 and over to attend.

Enhance your experience, gain recognition, and additionally support Maple Leaf.

Buy and Own a Horse - $20

Horse owners & names will be printed in the Event Program & announced prior & during the race. Even if you are unable to attend, you can still be a gentried horse owner.

You choose the name. There are 9 races with 10 horses each. (10th Race is Auction Race) – owner of winning horse receives a cash prize! Horses will be placed in random order.

Winning Horses win $100! There is NO limit to the number of horses you or your guests can buy & name! You do not need to be present to win on your horse, though being there in person for the thrill of victory as you witness your horse cross the finish line is “one of the greatest spectacles in sports“.

Horses will sell out FAST & will be first‐come basis. Please see RSVP Form. Invitation & RSVP Order Form are available below, in case you wish to pass along to a friend.

Sponsor a Race - $100

You can sponsor one of the ten races. In doing so, you get a HORSE in your race, a business card‐size ad and name featured in race video and printed on the race page in the Program.

Sponsors will be announced prior to the race and on video. Please send your ad copy and/or logo in jpg format (or we can create for you) to jv@meritec.com no later than February 10, 2019 to ensure inclusion.

Advertise in Race Program

Full Page [9”h x 3.5”w] . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $100
Half Page [4”h x 3.5” w] . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 50
Business Card‐size Ad [2”h X 3.5” w]. . . . . . . . .  $ 25

You do not need to attend to advertise. Please include ad copy, logo, photo or ready‐made ad in jpg format (preferred) (or we can create for you) with RSVP Order Form. Or, please send your ad copy and/or logo in jpg format to jv@meritec.com no later than February 10, 2019 to ensure inclusion.

Got Questions or need Horse Sense?
Contact Maple Leaf Office or Joan Venaleck 440-463-6100

Date & time

February 24th, 2019
Between 11:30 AM and 3:00 PM

Invite / RSVP

Download the PDF Event Invite & RSVP Form.

RSVP on or before February 10, 2019.
RSVP / Order Online by using the form below or
Scan in completed RSVP order form and e‐mail to mlcri@mlcr.org or jv@meritec.com; or
Do the ol’ fashioned way of completing this form and fax or mail with payment to:

Maple Leaf Community Residences, Inc. (MLCRI)
200 Claridon Road, Chardon, Ohio  44024

RSVP / Order Online

Hard Rock Rocksino  Website  |  Club Velvet

Become an Active Member

Submit a Membership Form online or by mail. Choose a membership level that’s right for you and support Maple Leaf Community Residences through giving.