Easter Family Fun RacedayMonday 28th March 2016

Come and join us for Easter Monday Family Fun Race Day! The day is supported by St John’s On-The-Hill School.

There will be plenty of free children’s entertainment including:

The Panic Circus (a 60ft tent to watch circus shows and join in workshops)
Face Painters
Bouncy Castles
Donkey Rides
Go Karts
Children’s Entertainer
Mobile petting zoo, (where you can meet chicks, ducklings, chickens, cockerels, large and small ducks, rabbits, ferrets and a friendly skunk).
Children can also play our giant Easter egg hunt. Find the eggs, fill in the forms and you will win a prize!

Children aged 17 and under are admitted free of charge with a paying adult. Gates open at 11:45am and the first race is 1:45pm. Parking is free of charge and you can also bring a picnic and soft drinks.

Our family tickets are great value at £32, offering two adults admission and free children. This is only available in advance. Single adult tickets are available to purchase on the day priced at £22.



There is a special offer at this meeting for our hospitality suites at the great family value price of £350 which includes ten adult tickets and ten race day programmes. To book, call Charlotte or Claire on 01291 622260.


Our Headline Sponsors for the day is St John’s On-The-Hill School. St John’s offers superb co-education schooling in small classes for children aged 3 months to 13 years. We would like to thank St John’s On-The-Hill School for their partnership.



The Panic Circus



The Petting Zoo


All advance bookings using a credit or debit card are subject to a £2 fee – please note this is per booking not per ticket.  If you have purchased a ticket on a one-enclosure raceday your tickets will be emailed to you. Please print this e-ticket and bring it along with you on the day. Please note, we cannot scan your ticket through a mobile device.

Travel and Transport

Parking is free and if you’re travelling by bus or train a bus shuttle service provided by Newport Transport operates from Chepstow train station to the racecourse via the town’s bus station. The service also operates from Newport to the course from the city’s train station.

The bus timetable can be downloaded here

Frequently Asked Questions

Can I bring my own food & drink? You are only permitted to bring a picnic on the Family Days in 2016. Please note that no alcoholic beverages should be brought on course at any time.

Do I need a ticket for my children? Children aged 17 and under are admitted free of charge and do not require a ticket. If your children look to be older than their age, it is advisable to bring relevant identification to avoid difficulties at the main entrance.

For more FAQs please click here: www.chepstow-racecourse.co.uk/about-us/faq.php

Admission Packages

Family Ticket | £40 To book call 01291 622260

This ticket entitles a family of two adults and all children to use both enclosures. All entertainment is free on the day. This ticket is only available on the day.

Standard Entry Ticket | £22 To book call 01291 622260

This ticket is for our one enclosure race day. One enclosure race meetings offer all of the facilities within both the Grandstand & Paddock and Premier Enclosures. The cost of the ticket is £22 but if bought in advance, will cost £20. Discounts will be applied at the checkout.