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Exeter Racecourse

Sunday 24 March 2019

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Get suited and booted for Gentlemen’s Day at Exeter Racecourse, when we’ll have an array of fabulous prizes for the smartest dressed among you. 


  • Gates Open: 12:10pm
  • Bus Times:
  • Exeter St David's: 12:30pm
  • Bus Station: 12:45pm
  • Return: 5:55pm
  • First Race: 2:10pm
  • Last Race: 5:25pm

Grab your friends for a day at the races, and if you impress our team of judges with your dapper looks and style, you might be heading home a winner both on and off the field.


In support of The Armed Forces, this special day at Exeter will host a wealth of action both on, and off the track. We look forward to welcoming the Salamanca band and Bugles from the Wyvern Barracks – this display will take place at 1:15pm so make sure you arrive in plenty of time to enjoy it!


A simulator and armoured vehicle will also be on display, take a look and appreciate the size and scale of these in real life! Continue the fun and visit the face painters to get you into the real Army spirit with camouflage face paints.


Grab your best outfit and dress to impress to be in with the chance of winning an array of prizes. 


Gentlemen’s Day Competition

Be in with the chance of winning one of the following fantastic prizes.


  • A money can’t buy invite for two to the Wyvern Barracks Ceremonial Dinner
  • A Lexus RC F SPORT 24 hour Experience
  • £250 Slaters Menswear voucher
  • An overnight stay at the Hartnoll Hotel
  • A meal for two at the Pig at Combe


To enter, simply have your photo taken by the roaming activation on the day who will be roaming the racecourse until the third race. Full terms and conditions can be found here.

Don’t forget, we have a free bus from Exeter St David’s and Exeter Bus and Coach Station to and from the races so that all you need to think about is enjoying yourself.



For more Ticket Information please click here.


Under 18's entry is FREE of charge, when attending with a full paying adult.

Event Schedule


gates open 12:10pm


Bus Times

Exeter St. David's

Bus Station






Start Times





The Exeter Novices' Selling Hurdle Race (Class 5)

2m abt 1f



The Jockey Club Novice's Handicap Hurdle Race (Class 4)

2m 7f



The Racing TV Handicap Hurdle Race (Class 3)

2m abt 2 1/2 f



The Exeter Steeple Chase (A Novices Limited Handicap) (Class 3)

2m abt 3f



The Handicap Steeple Chase (Class 3) (Qualifier for The Challenger Staying Chase Series Final)

2m 7f 25y



The Kennford Handicap Steeple Chase (Class 5)

2m abt 3f



The Totnes And Bridgetown Open National Hunt Flat Race (Class 5)

2m abt 1f

Hunter Chase

The Going


Going will be confirmed one week before the first race meeting

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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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