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Macau Canidrome

Macau Canidrome Review

The greyhound track looks rundown and quaint compared to the bigger Jockey Club and glitzy casinos, but it offers a true taste of Macau in a popular neighborhood near the China border crossing. The Canidrome opened in 1932; it tends to attract a steady crowd of older gamblers several times a week for the slower-pace, lower-stakes gambling rush of betting on fast dogs chasing an electronic rabbit. Check out the parade of race dogs before each race. You can sit on benches in the open-air stadium, at tables in the air-conditioned restaurant, or in an upstairs box seat.

    Contact Information

  • Address: Av. do Artur Tamagnini Barbosa at Av. General Castelo Branco, Downtown, Macau
  • Phone: 853/2833–3399; 853/2826–1188 to place bets
  • Cost: Public stands MOP$10, private box seats MOP$120
  • Hours: Mon., Tues., Thurs., and weekends 6 pm–11:45 pm; first race at 7:30
  • Website:
  • Location: Downtown Macau
Updated: 01-20-2013

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