Summer Holiday Raceday

Share our content:

Wednesday 21st August 2019

gates open


first race


last race


race type






A great school holiday activity for kids near Bath and Bristol, join us at the Summer Holiday Raceday in partnership with Better, who’ll be getting the kids active this summer! Better will be running parents and kids mini races throughout the day with some fab prizes available. Plus, try a game of badminton or garden bowling – all in the glorious outdoors, plus kids will get a fun racing activity pack and, best of all, under 18s go free!

There will be lots of action on the track too with seven exciting races to enjoy, including two qualifiers for the Value Rater Racing Club Sprints & Stayers Series.

How To Find Us

Bath Racecourse is located north of Bath City centre and is easily accessed from Bristol and the M4 with plenty of free parking.

Alternatively, there's a bus service from outside Bath Spa train station on Manvers Street. The buses travelling to Bath Racecourse departs the City Centre at 11.45am, 12.30pm, 1.15pm and 2.00pm. Return buses leave Bath Racecourse at 4.45pm, 5.30pm and 6.15pm. Tickets are £5.00 and children under 12 are free.


Save £3 on Grandstand Enclosure Tickets when you book in advance! Or save £15 with our Family Ticket Package. Plus, remember that under 18's come racing for free. Advance tickets close at midnight on Tuesday 20 August.

  • Centre Course Enclosure: Closed
  • Grandstand Enclosure Tickets: £14.00
  • Roof Garden Tickets: £25.00
  • Royal Crescent Restaurant: From £49.00

Looking for something a little bit special? Make a day out of it with one of our fabulous fine dining options in the restaurant that not only provide delicious menus but breath-taking views across the course. Find out more about our range of hospitality options.

Better Logo
Dress Code
The dress code in hospitality areas and the Roof Garden is smart casual. Sportswear, trainers and fancy dress are not permitted. There is no dress code in the Grandstand, however sportswear is discouraged. Fancy dress is allowed, providing it's decent and would not cause offence to other guests. The dress code does not apply to children under 10. Click here for more information.
Children Go Free

Children under 18 go free when accompanied by an adult (*Some exceptions apply - including Lansdown Live events). ID may be required.

A fulfilment fee (max £2.75) may apply to some orders. Where applicable, this will be shown in the online checkout.

No refund shall be given in respect of any unused part of any badge or other entitlement. Click here for our full terms and conditions.

Popular Ticket Options

Royal Crescent Restaurant - Gold Package

Take a seat in the luxurious Royal Crescent Restaurant on the first floor of the multimillion-pound Langridge stand, which boasts stunning views across the racecourse and its own balcony. As well as a sumptuous three-course a la carte meal prepared by our award-winning chefs, our Gold Restaurant package also includes a light afternoon tea of cakes and scones. Of course, tea and coffee, a raceday programme and hospitality admission are all included and you’ll have your private table reserved for the whole event. Please note this package does not give you access to the Roof Garden.


Summer Afternoon Tea

The Summer Afternoon Tea package includes your hospitality entry ticket and your raceday programmes with full access onto the balcony private terrace with views of the finishing straight in our Royal Crescent Restaurant. Start your afternoon after the first race in the charming surroundings of the Restaurant with a glass of Champagne served with a delectable afternoon tea including a selection of sandwiches, cakes, scones and macaroons plus tea and coffee at your reserved table.


Roof Garden Ticket

In association with Century Casino Bath. Enjoy all of the benefits of a Grandstand Enclosure ticket, as well as access to our exclusive rooftop bar. A covered roof terrace on the top deck of the Langridge Stand, the Roof Garden offers panoramic views over the racecourse and surrounding countryside, as well as delicious food and drink available for purchase at the bar. The Roof Garden has a limited capacity and early booking is advised. After racing, head over to Century Casino. As a partner to the racecourse you can get a free drink when you show a valid raceday ticket.This area has a smart dress code.


Family Ticket Package

Great value for families saving up to £15, get two adult Grandstand Enclosure tickets with up to four children’s tickets (under 18s) plus a bag of doughnuts to share and two race programmes. (Already discounted from the on-the-day price). Limited availability.


Grandstand Enclosure Ticket

Save £3 when you book in advance! Get close to all the action on and off the track with a Grandstand Enclosure ticket. Giving you general admissions into the racecourse, view the exciting racing trackside or from the Grandstand, see the horses before each race in the Parade Ring and access plenty of bars, eateries and places to bet. Advance discount already applied



To view our full range of tickets hit the button below. Alternatively, you can call our team on 01225 424609 or email us to arrange your booking.

Sign up for the latest news, exclusive offers and details on forthcoming events.