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Wincanton Racecourse

Thursday 26th December 2019

Wincanton's big day out

boxing day racing 2019

 

Christmas holidays were made for a day at the races, and all roads lead to Wincanton Racecourse on Boxing Day when the county celebrates a Wincanton tradition. 

 

Bring together your family and friends for a festive day at the races. Buy your tickets in advance for the best price, and don't forget, under 18s go free! 

 

Don't miss live music from The Hipcats, who will be performing throughout the day. 

Gates Open

10:30

First Race

12:20

Last Race

3:45

  • Seven excellent races
  • Live music from The Hipcats throughout the day
  • Discounted tickets for groups of 6+ so gather your friends and family together
  • A variety of food and drink options available 
  • Bring your own picnic, into the Course enclosure only
  • Free entry for under 18s, when attending with a full paying adult 
  • Free official onsite parking 

 

Christmas is such a special time. If you are with friends and family, bring them along and keep the festive celebrations going. It is the perfect place to walk off all that Christmas turkey and be a part of one of our biggest racedays days in the calendar.

There will be no complimentary bus service from Templegate Train Station on Boxing Day. We will be running a complimentary bus service from Morrisons Supermarket on Southgate Road. 

Enclosures at Wincanton Racecourse

Tickets

Buy your tickets in advance for the best price and save up to £5 off the on-the-gate price. 

  • General admission: from £10
  • Groups 6+ in advance only: from £17
  • On the day: from £22 

 

Don't forget, under 18s race for FREE

Find Tickets

From £10

RACE Schedule

 

GATES OPEN: 10:30AM

 

 

Start Times

Race

Distance

Type

12:20

THE WINCANTON NOVICES' HANDICAP HURDLE RACE (CLASS 4) 

1m 7f 65yds

Hurdle

12:55

THE FRY'S ELECTRICAL MARES' NOVICES' HURDLE RACE (CLASS 4) (Novices' Championship Hurdle Series Qual.) (NHMOPS BONUS RACE) 

1m 7f 65yds

Hurdle

1:25

THE PERTEMPS NETWORK HANDICAP HURDLE RACE (CLASS 2) (Pertemps Hurdle Series Qualifier)

2m 5f 82yds

Hurdle

2:00

THE LORD STALBRIDGE MEMORIAL CUP HANDICAP STEEPLE CHASE (CLASS 3) (Challenger Staying Chase Series Qualifier) 

3m 1f 30yds

Chase

2:35

THE EBF/TBA MARES' NOVICES' STEEPLE CHASE (CLASS 3) (EBF Mares' Chase Series Qualifier) (NHMOPS Bonus Race)

2m 4f 35yds

Chase

3:10

THE HUNTS FOOD SERVICE MID SEASON HANDICAP STEEPLE CHASE (CLASS 3) 

1m 7f 149yds

Chase

3:45

THE JOCKEY CLUB CATERING STANDARD OPEN NATIONAL HUNT FLAT RACE (CLASS 5)

1m 7f 65yds

Flat

The Going

Good, Good to Soft (in places)

Plan Your Day

Raceday Style

There is no specific guidance at Wincanton, however as we race largely during the winter months, the weather can be unpredictable, so we would advise you to dress accordingly.

 

More Information

Racecourse Map

Find your way around Wincanton Racecourse, illustrating a general layout of the racecourse facilities. 

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Directions & Parking

Are you visiting Wincanton Racecourse, and want to know how to get here and about our available car parks?

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Buy Official Tickets

Celebrate Boxing Day at Wincanton Racecourse and buy your tickets at the best price in advance. 

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