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Sunday 26 December

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WINCANTON'S BIG BOXING DAY OUT

 

Please note: Premier Tickets are now sold out, only Grandstand Enclosure Tickets are available.

 

There's no better place to be than Wincanton Racecourse, Somerset, on Boxing Day. It's without a doubt the most popular fixture at Wincanton Racecourse!

 

Get your family and friends together for a festive day out at the races on Sunday 26 December and join us to continue the seasonal celebrations! Don't forget, under 18s race for FREE!

 

The Hipcats will be welcoming racegoers on the entrance and keeping you entertained throughout the day.

 

As you may be aware, from Wednesday 15th December, the Government has announced new regulations impacting large-scale events.

 

The event is expected to have an attendance of more than 4,000 people and we will therefore require you to comply with these new regulations.

 

Attendees aged 18 and over will be required to hold a valid NHS Covid Pass to provide proof of their Covid status. Please read the guidelines on the link below.

 

COVID-19 GUIDELINES

 

 

 

UPGRADE YOUR DAY WITH HOSPITALITY 

Guarantee a memorable festive day out by matching excellent Jump racing, with fabulous food, excellent views of the Somerset countryside, and a premium dining experience. There's everything you need to enjoy the excitement of Boxing Day from your own private table.

 

Why not make it a day to remember with a table in one of our hospitality suites? Limited spaces are available and they will fill up fast, so please call 01963 435 840 to find out more and reserve your space or order online today

These are subject to change. 

GATES OPEN

10:00

FIRST RACE

12:18

LAST RACE

3:45

Start Times

Race

Distance

Type

12:18

THE WINCANTON RACECOURSE SUPPORTING #RACINGWITHPRIDE MARES' NOVICES' HURDLE RACE (CLASS 4) (Herring Queen Series Qualifier)

1m 7f 65yds

Hurdle

12:53

THE EBF MARES' NOVICES' LIMITED HANDICAP STEEPLE CHASE (CLASS 3) (EBF Mares' Chase Series Qualifier)

2m 4f 35yds

Chase

1:28

THE NAF HANDICAP HURDLE RACE (CLASS 4)

1m 7f 65y

Hurdle

2:03

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

3m 1f 30yds

Chase

2:38

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

2m 5f 82y

Hurdle

3:13

NFU YEOVIL MID SEASON HANDICAP STEEPLE CHASE (CLASS 4)

2m 4f 35y

Chase

3:45

THE EVENTS, AIRBNB, GOLF & FOOTGOLF AT WINCANTON OPEN NATIONAL HUNT FLAT RACE (CLASS 5) (Category 1 Elimination)

1m 7f 65yds

Flat

PLEASE READ CAREFULLY AHEAD OF YOUR VISIT TO WINCANTON RACECOURSE ON BOXING DAY

 

CAR PARKING

- Parking is limited onsite, early arrival is advisable due to traffic and availability.

- Disabled parking is limited and offered on a first come first served basis please note that disabled parking is on grass.

- When leaving the racecourse there may be a wait to exit onto the road.

 

PARK AND RIDE

- Complimentary Park and ride is available from King Arthur’s school in Wincanton (King Arthur’s School, West Hill, Wincanton, BA9 9BX).

- We are unable to offer disabled access to the coaches.

 

CASHLESS SITE

- All ticket and Racecards sales are card payment only.

- All food and bar are card payment only.
- Bookmakers will accept card and cash payment.

 

DOGS

- Dogs are only permitted within Course Enclosure. Dogs are required to remain on a short lead at all times. 

 

PICNICS

- Picnics are only permitted within Course Enclosure, Racegoers are not permitted to bring their own alcohol. 

 

BARS CLOSING TIME

- Hospitality – 30 Minute after the last race.
- Stalbridge / Badger – 15 minutes after the last race.
- External bars – 30 minutes after the last race.

 

 

Unable to COMPLY with Government Guidance


If you are unable to comply with government guidance in relation to a raceday you have purchased tickets for you may be able to cancel your ticket and claim a credit which will be issued in the form of a gift voucher only.

 

To apply for a credit gift voucher on this basis please use the credit form which can be completed here. https://ticketrefunds.thejockeyclub.co.uk/

 

Please note we are only considering requests for cancellations on government guidance compliance related issues up to 30 days ahead of the raceday.

 

Please do not call or email in relation to any credit requests as you will be directed to complete the web form which can be found here https://ticketrefunds.thejockeyclub.co.uk/

 

 

Plan Your Day

Plan your day

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Raceday Style

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