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Exeter Racecourse

Tuesday 16 April 2019
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AN ACTION PACKED DAY FOR ALL OF THE FAMILY

 

Join us this Half Term for one of the most popular fixtures of the season as we set the stage for the next generation of racegoers. 

 

Gates Open: 12:05pm

Bus Times: 

Exeter St David's: 12:30pm

Bus Station: 12:45pm

Return: 6:05pm

First Race: 2:05pm

Last Race: 5:35pm

 

Children aged 17 and under come racing for FREE so make it a date in the diary.

 

This year isn’t just any ordinary Family Day, this year we are preparing to host our very first Super Hero Family Day. There will be appearances from SupermanSpidermanBatmanWonderwoman welcoming you to the racecourse from 12:30-1:15pm and you will see them across the racecourse at the below intervals through the day:

2:15-3:00pm

3:45-4:30pm

 

We also are pleased to host an array of Super Hero themed entertainment. Make the most of your day and:

  • Meet your favourite Superhero
  • Experience being a Superero on our High Ropes activity course
  • Look like a Superhero and be transformed by our expert face painting team
  • Have a cartoon Superhero caricature created 
  • Bounce on the Superhero themed bouncy castle 
  • Pick up a Walking Pet Balloon*

*subject to a £5 fee 

 

An action packed day is on the cards with a behind the scenes tour, running races down the home straight and Jockey Q&A sessions.

 

To add to the fun, we are offering on the spot prizes throughout the day, dress your little one as their favourite Superhero to be in with the chance to win.

For more Ticket Information please click here.

 

 

Event Schedule

 

gates open 12:05pm

 

Bus Times

Exeter St. David's

Bus Station

Return

12:30

12:45

18:05

RACE SCHEDULE

Start Times

Race

Distance

Type

2:05

THE EXETER NOVICES' HURDLE RACE (CLASS 4) 

2m 7f 25y

Hurdle

2:40

THE KENN HANDICAP HURDLE RACE (CLASS 3) 

2m 2f 111y

Hurdle

3:15

THE RACING TV MAIDEN HURDLE RACE (CLASS 5)

2m 7f 25y

Hurdle

3:50

THE DEVON STAYERS HANDICAP STEEPLE CHASE (CLASS 3)

3m 54y

Hurdle

4:25

THE EXETER NOVICES' HUNTERS' STEEPLE CHASE (CLASS 6)

2m 1f 109y

Chase

4:50

THE EXETER NOVICES' HUNTERS' STEEPLE CHASE (CLASS 6)

2m 175y

Chase

5:35

THE GOFFS SPRING SALES P2P BUMPER MAIDEN NATIONAL HUNT FLAT RACE (CLASS 4) (Amateur Riders' Race)

3m 54y

NH Flat

The Going

 

Good, Good to firm in places

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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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