Please note that all racing at Bath will be taking place behind closed doors until further notice.

Chaps Raceday

Saturday 12th September 2020

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Gentlemen, are you ready for a super Saturday afternoon?

Brand-new for 2020 is our a gentlemans day with a twist - our incredibly cheeky and oh so enjoyable Chaps Raceday. If you’re looking for fun things to do in Bath this September, then this event will have you dancing your happy socks off.

First on the card to enjoy will be seven super exciting horse races, all offering you the chance to experience the thrill of this classic British sport. But wait, there’s more, much much more …

Style Competition

We’ll be celebrating the most dapperly dressed racegoers with not one but three Style Competitions, all with a big cash prize for the winners! Get suited and booted to be in with the chance of winning the most Stylish Chap on the day, ensure your moustache and beard are looking top-notch for the Impeccably Groomed competition or go all out to be in with the chance of winning the best Eccentric Outfit!

Live Music

After the racing, there’ll be live music from an exciting act. Details will be revealed very soon but they will definitely have the crowd on their feet.


As always there will be plenty of food and drink across the course to keep you happy; whether you choose to stay trackside and watch your horse cross the line with one of our ticket packages.

If you do wish to join us in the Grandstand, you can save more than 25% by buying one of our limited early booking tickets or great value ‘Dapper Chapper’ ticket. And, as kids under 18 come racing for free, why not make a weekend of it with the family too. Advance tickets close at midnight on Friday 11 September.

  • Centre Course Picnic Enclosure: £12.00
  • Early Booking Grandstand Enclosure Tickets: £19.00
  • Dapper Chapper Ticket – five entry tickets, a bucket of five beers plus raceday programmes: £110.00
  • Exclusive Roof Garden: £55.00

Want to know more about which ticket to choose? Find out more about our ticket options and enclosures.

Restaurant & Hospitality

Why not upgrade to one of our lively shared hospitality packages that include food, drink and reserved table for the day?

Or make your day that extra bit special with a private hospitality in one of our sumptuous executive suite or by dining in our Royal Crescent Restaurant. Find out more about our restaurant and hospitality options.

How To Find Us

Bath Racecourse is nestled between Bath and Bristol and is easily accessed from the M4 with plenty of free parking. There is also a bus service from outside Bath Spa train station. Click here for more information on how to find us and bus times.

Popular Ticket Options

Roof Garden Ticket

One of the most exclusive areas on course. This ticket gives you:

  • Access to the exclusive rooftop bar plus access to all other public areas
  • Access to the Roof Garden Bar & Grill
  • Raceday programme
  • Access to betting
  • Limited capacity and early booking is advised. Advance discount already applied. Over 18s only. Please call the racecourse if you require a ticket for anyone aged under 18.


Grandstand Enclosure E Ticket Early Booking

Book your ticket early and save £6 - limited time only! This ticket gives you:

  • General entry to the racecourse
  • Access to all the action on and off the track
  • Views of the exciting racing trackside or from the Grandstand, Parade Ring, plenty of bars, eateries and places to bet.
  • Early booking discount already applied. This ticket will be sent via email.



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.

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