Friday 14 April 2017

Good Friday Racing

Gates Open First Race Last Race Number of Races Going
11:00 am 2:00 pm 4:30 pm 7

Get the first Bank Holiday of 2017 off to a great start. Whether you’re looking for a day out for the whole family or fancy getting a group of friends together to start the long weekend in style, our season opener ticks both boxes. Accompanied under 18's come racing for FREE!

Boasting our richest-ever raceday with total prize money of £175,000 , great racing will combine with plenty of free children’s entertainment as well as live music to make your Good Friday a great one.

The kids can enjoy inflatables, a petting zoo, face painting, pony rides, Easter crafting, circus skills and egg hunts and there will be live music and great food and drink for the grown-ups.

Limited £18 early booking Grandstand tickets available when booked in advance - only available until midnight Thursday 30 March 2017!

Looking for something special? Our luxury private hospitality boxes are available from £59.00 per person - call us for availability.

PLEASE NOTE IMPORTANT TRAVEL INFORMATION: On the weekend of 14 to 17 April (Good Friday to Easter Monday) no trains will stop at Bath Spa station. Replacement bus services will run between Bath Spa and a number of local stations - for full information and assistance planning your route, please visit the Great Western Railway site here:, In addition, there will be a lane closure on the A420 in Wick before the Bath Road junction when approaching from Bristol. We advise all racegoers to allow plentiful time for journeys as there may be minor delays during busy times.



Your ticket into the racecourse. The grandstand enclosure offers excellent views of the racetrack along with a wide range of food and drink options as well as betting outlets. Limited £18 early booking tickets are available until Thursday 30th March 2017 (tickets on-the-day cost £25.00). Early booking discount will be applied at the check out.


The Roof Garden is the perfect al fresco experience, located on the top floor of the new Langridge Stand with spectacular views overlooking Bath. As well as entrance into the racecourse, your ticket gives you access to this exclusive, covered, rooftop area. A well-stocked bar and selection of gourmet, hot ciabattas and sandwiches are also available. A smart dress code is required. Tickets bought in advance receive a £2 discount (tickets on-the-day cost £47.00 and are subject to availability)

Pommery Champagne Package for four £99.00

Perfect for sharing with friends, the Pommery Champagne Package for four combines everything you need to enjoy an elegant day at the races.

Package includes:

  • Four Grandstand admission tickets
  • Four Raceday programmes
  • A Bottle of Pommery Champagne


Street Food Fiesta £59.00

Enjoy relaxed hospitality in our glass fronted Paddock Pavilion over looking the Parade Ring. Children under 10 can have a children's meal, or children aged 10-17 can have the same menu as the adult package for £49.00

Package includes:

  • A glass of Pimms on arrival
  • Two-course hot buffet with 'tastes from around the world'
  • Hospitality admission ticket
  • Raceday programme
  • A reserved table for the duration of the meeting (shared tables of 10)

Executive Viewing Suite £59.00

Enjoy of a glass of prosecco in one of our shared executive suites with a balcony directly overlooking the finishing straight and winning post. For groups of 15 or more please contact our hospitality team on 01225 424609 for private box hire.

Package includes:

  • Access to a shared hospitality suite
  • A glass of prosecco
  • A race programme
  • Hospitality admission ticket

Champagne High Tea £89.00

Enjoy a decadent afternoon tea in our Mornington Suite; a stunning dining space overlooking the finishing straight. Mornington’s light and airy ambience, private balcony and high ceilings make this the perfect setting to enjoy your raceday hospitality.

Package includes:

  • A glass of champagne on arrival
  • A full afternoon tea
  • A private reserved table for the duration of the meeting
  • Hospitality admission ticket
  • Raceday programme

Private Hospitality Suite £99.00 Minimum group size of 16

Guarantee the best view of the racing and enjoy fabulous hospitality in one of our private hospitality suites with a balcony overlooking the finishing straight and winning post. Please call the hospitality team for more details on 01225 424609

Package Includes:

  • The hire of a private hospitality suite
  • A glass of champagne on arrival
  • A selection of canapés
  • A delicious two course hot and cold buffet
  • Hospitality admission ticket
  • A raceday programme
  • A private bar
  • A dedicated service team

Royal Crescent Restaurant - Silver £105.00

The Royal Crescent restaurant is an excellent place to enjoy an exquisite meal whist enjoying all the action from the track. With its contemporary design boasting a full panoramic glass façade and private balcony this is a truly unique dining experience. Please note this package does not include access to the Roof Garden.

Package includes:

  • A glass of prosecco on arrival
  • Three-course choice menu
  • Hospitality admission
  • Raceday programme
  • A reserved table for the duration of the meeting
  • Upgrade to our Gold Package for an additional £10pp to include a light afternoon tea of cakes and scones.


Bath Racecourse, Lansdown, Bath, BA1 9BU Tel. 01225 424609 Fax. 01225 444415

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