Summer Raceday

Sunday 12 January 2020

There is nothing like a kiwi summer's day out at the races!

Bring the family with your favourite summer accessories – jandals, deck chairs, sun umbrellas, shorts and a picnic and enjoy the great outdoors in a relaxing and fun atmosphere.

We cater for all your food and beverage needs with plenty of delicious and hassle-free food options available on course or pack a picnic with your favourite treats (including any non-alcoholic, unopened drinks) and enjoy a great day at the races! 


All bars close shortly after the last race, except the Winning Post. All guests on course are welcomed to the Winning Post at this time.

Tickets & Hospitality
  • General admission: Free, no ticket required

  • Free children's entertainment: including a bouncy castle and swingball!

  • Ascot Stand tickets: $20 per adult (Auckland Racing Club members & children under 15 years complimentary)

  • Private hosting opportunities - Contact us to enquire

Event Schedule*
  • Gates open - 11.30am

  • First race - 12.52pm

  • Last race - 4.57pm

*subject to change

Event information

  • You're able to bring your own unopened, non-alcoholic beverages into public areas on course & can purchase alcoholic beverages from bars on site

  • Picnic lunches welcome in outdoor public areas, or purchase food from outlets on site

  • Free parking

  • All bars close shortly after the last race, except the Winning Post Bar.  Entry into this bar is free for racegoers at that time (Members or Ascot Stand tickets required for entry prior to the last race)

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