Saskatoon corporation's board of directors are in talks with Canadian Premier Soccer League, announce horse racing has ended after 50 years.
The prospect of no fans on track and few jockeys has led to the second straight year the Saskatoon track will not have racing.
Marquis Downs' operator Prairieland Park has not gone forward to race in 2021 and the prospects of an investor ended last week.
Alberta horsepeople are ready to go at the Nisku track, while Saskatoon's track forced to cancel its season for the first time.
Century Mile in Alberta and Hastings Racecourse in British Columbia appear set to announce opening dates for racing, possibly as soon as June 12.
Saskatoon's racetrack has yet to open the backstretch but province is set to begin loosening stay-at-home measures in early May.