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Exeter Racecourse

Thursday 19 December 2019

With only six days until Christmas, grab your friends and make it a festive occasion to remember with a day at Exeter races.

 

Christmas Raceday is the perfect way to start the festivities so wrap up warm in your Christmas jumper and head to Haldon Hill to make it a festive day out to remember.

 

What’s more, we’re certain the big guns of the racing world will be bringing their horses to this ever-popular meeting.

 

For Premier ticket holders the Iddesleigh Gallery will be closed for public access due to a private function.

 

Make the most of your day and use the FREE return bus service from St David's. Seats available on a first-come, first-serve basis. Find the bus times below or click here for more information.

Gates Open

10:50

First Race

12:50

Last Race

3:50

If you would like more information about the ticket pricing structure please click here.

 

For important ticket information please click here.

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Tickets

Purchase your enclosure tickets at the best price today.

  • Group tickets £10
  • In advance from £14
  • On the day from £17

Don’t forget that under 18's entry is FREE of charge, when attending with a full paying adult.

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LOOKING TO MAKE THE MOST OUT OF YOUR DAY AT THE RACES?

We have world class hospitality options for all, in the highly popular Desert Orchid Restaurant offering views of the finishing straight and Winning Post. Enjoy a four course carvery luncheon using local produce, Haldon Premier Enclosure access and watching the day of racing with panoramic racecourse views.

 

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race Schedule

Sponsors and race names are correct as of 29/10/2019. Subject to change.

 

Gates open: 10:50am

 

bus schedule

Pick up locations

Timings

Exeter St. David's

11:00 (two buses)

Bus Station

11:15 (two buses)

Racecourse return journey

16:20 (two buses)

Race Schedule

Start Times

Race

Distance

Type

12:50

The RacingTV Mares Novices' Hurdle Race (Class 4) (NHMOPS Bonus Race)

2m 2f 111yds

Hurdle

1:20

The Exeter Handicap Hurdle Race (Class 3)

2m 2f 111yds

Hurdle

1:50

The Jockey Club Handicap Steeple Chase (Class 3) (Challenger Middle Distance Chase Series Qualifier)

2m 3f 48yds

Chase

2:20

The EBF Mares' Novices Steeple Chase (Class 3) (Qualifier for EBF/TBA Mares' Chase Series)

2m 1f 109 yds

Chase

2:50

The Exeter Handicap Steeple Chase (Class 5)

3m 54yds

Chase

3:20

The Kenn Novice's Hurdle Race (Class 4)

2m 7f 25yds

Hurdle

3:50

The Jockey Club Catering Amateur Riders' Handicap Hurdle Race (Class 5)

2m 5f 135yds

Hurdle

The Going

 

Soft, Good to Soft (in places)

Raceday style

As we race largely during the winter months, the weather can be unpredictable. We advise that you dress accordingly to ensure you stay warm at Exeter Racecourse.

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