Wednesday 1st January 2020
cheltenham's big day out
There is only one place to start your 2020 and that is a day at the Cheltenham races.
New Year's Day hosts seven quality races, including two Grade Two's with trainers, jockeys and racegoers all hoping to get their year off to a flyer.
Under 18s can go racing for free on New Year's Day. Club/Tattersalls Enclosure ticket holders will have access to a variety of complimentary entertainment in the Family Fun Zone, including exclusive appearances from Alex the Lion and Skipper the Penguin from Madagascar at intervals throughout the day.
- Complimentary Family Fun entertainment
- Quality horseracing, with a seven racecard
- Lampa will be performing in The Guinness Village throughout the day for Club/Tattersalls racegoers
- Live music in The Centaur after racing from local favourites Tommy and The Fuse for Club/Tattersalls racegoers
- World class hospitality in a variety of restaurants
- Under 18s go free
- Free onsite parking
All entertainment is complimentary to enjoy in the Family Fun Zone:
Inflatables from All About Fun
Facepainting by Cheltenham Facepaints
Appearances from Alex the Lion and Skipper the Penguin from Madagascar at intervals throughout the day, on the hour from 11am - 3pm
Horseracing themed colouring in
Horse Hopper racing with Sam's Funky Fun
Live shows from Showtime Shane
Free balloon models from Twistopher and Twistina
Don't miss out on collecting your free Walking Pet Balloon (first 500 only)
- St James City Farm will be bringing their farm to us! They'll be bringing their beloved rabbits, guinea pigs, birds, chickens, and an owl. They'll also be bringing a horse simulator and a wooden milking cow - so your little ones can learn and have a go at milking a cow!
Combine comfort, convenience, and luxury and you have the recipe for a memorable day with your guests. With a variety of restaurants available including our National Hunt Room and Horseshoe Pavilion Restaurant, and course facing private box packages from £155 per person.
Aso got 2019 off to a winning start for Charlie Deutsch and Venetia Williams in the Download The Betbright App Handicap Chase (Grade 3). Aso went on to run very impressively in the 2019 Ryanair Chase at The Festival Presented by Magners. Beware The Bear scored for Jeremiah McGrath and Nicky Henderson in the Join The Betbright Racing Club Handicap Chase, beating Shanroe Santos and Perfect Candidate respectively. Beware The Bear went on to win at The Festival.
Buy your enclosure tickets in advance for the best price and save £5.
- In advance from £12
- Groups in advance from £10
- On the day from £15
Don't forget, under 18s come for free!
Enhance your day at the races and book hospitality or your own private box. Combine luxury, excellent service and great views and enjoy a fantastic start to a new decade with us!