Ladies Day - Visitor Information


14 June 2019

Here's some useful information to help racegoers get the most from their time at Bath Racecourse’s Ladies Day, Saturday 15 June.


Gates open at 11.00am. There are eight exciting races taking place starting from taking place starting from 1.15pm. The last race is at 5.20pm. The event finishes at 6.00pm.


The forecast for Saturday is cloudy with some showers in the morning followed by a brighter afternoon (and even some sunshine!). We advise you to dress with the weather in mind as this is an outdoor event.

Racing is not going to be affected by the recent inclement weather and is due to go ahead as planned. 


A few places remain for you to upgrade to our fabulous Vintage Afternoon Tea hospitality. Benefiting from a reserved table for the whole event in the beautiful vintage trackside marquee, enjoy a glass of prosecco on arrival followed by our sumptuous afternoon tea and raceday programmes. 

Limited availability from £88. 

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A range of bars and food outlets are available serving hot and cold food and drink. Food and drink cannot be brought into the racecourse, except in the Centre Course Picnic Enclosure.

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Although there's no formal dress code for general entry, as it's Ladies Day many racegoers make a special effort and opt for a smart-casual dress. Many ladies also choose to wear a hat - not obligatory but great fun!

A smart dress code applies if you are in a hospitality area and there's a smart-casual dress code if you have a Roof Garden ticket. 

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There's a total prize worth £1,500 available to the winner of this year's Style Competition, sponsored by SP Green Jewellers of Bath, including £500 cash, a pair of diamond earrings and F45 Training membership.

To enter, get your picture taken by the flower wall located near the Final Furlong bar. Entries close at 2.30pm. The final will take place in the Parade Ring after the 4th race at 3.30pm where the overall winner will be revealed! 

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There are eight races starting from 1.15pm and finishing at 5.20pm. The first race at 1.15pm is an Arabian Race. Seven thoroughbred races start from 1.45pm, including an all-female-jockey race at 4.10pm, staged as part of the Silks Series.

A total of 78 runners have been declared to compete. The going is currently: Good to soft, good in places. 

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There will be two great bands performing throughout the afternoon. 

The incredible 'Revue' will be performing well-known, upbeat tunes throughout the day by the Beckford bar. While Jukebox Duo, who specialise in performing vintage adaptations of current songs, will be performing on the Final Furlong Bar lawn. 


Parking at the racecourse is free.

Cars can only be left overnight in designated areas (and at your own risk). You must alert the parking attendant to avoid being towed. 

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Pick up your raceday programme on entry for just £3.00. The raceday programme includes all the details you need to select your horse in each race, racecourse map and other useful information to help you get the most from your day. 


We take security and safety very seriously. There will be a strong security presence and you will be subject to a bag search on arrival.

Sniffer dogs will be present as a reminder that drugs and illegal substances are prohibited from the racecourse and a zero-tolerance stance taken.

Please be patient and limit the bags you bring. Remember, no food or drink can be brought into the racecourse.

We ask all racegoers to not leave bags unattended and to report anything suspicious to a member of staff.

Above, enjoy your time with at Bath Racecourse.


Tickets for Ladies Day are available in advance until midnight on Friday 14 June. Tickets will also be available on the gates from 11am on Saturday 15th June. Grandstand Enclosure Tickets cost £30. Centre Course Picnic Enclosure Tickets cost £15. 

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For any other questions, please contact us.

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