24 July 2019
ALL YOU NEED TO KNOW AHEAD OF CARIBBEAN RACE NIGHT (Friday 26th July)
ORDER OF EVENTS
• 3.45pm Gates open
• 5.45 First race (1m)
• 6.15 Second race (6f)
• 6.45 Third Race (5f)
• 7.15 Fourth Race (7f)
• 7.45 Fifth race (7f)
• 8.15 Sixth race (1m4f)
• 8.45 Final race (2m)
• 9pm The Trenchtown Experience
• 10.15 Bars close
• 10.45pm Site closes
ALL Ticket collections will be operated from the main car park whilst hospitality collections are from the main reception desk.
Grandstand & Paddock tickets are £20 in advance for this meeting and Premier admission tickets are currently on sale for £25pp, this includes the live music from The Trenchtown Experience after racing. These tickets are only available online until midnight 25th July and will be £25 and £30 respectively on the day.
A racecard is a good investment, with a detailed guide to everything that is going on each day plus features and tips. These cost £3 on the day or £2.50 in advance.
FOOD & DRINK
There will be a collection point for the rum punch vouchers (part of the Shakers & Movers package) from the black tent on the lawn next to the tote betting point.
ENTERTAINMENT & COMPETITIONS
The Trenchtown Experience will be on stage for approx. 9pm following the final race.
There is the chance to win a hot tub with Hot Springs South West & Wales. To be in with a chance to win this prize head over to the display by the old pre-parade ring and fill out a form to be entered into the prize draw.
The annual members bar is located in the Native River Lounge which overlooks the racecourse.
TRAVEL & TRANSPORT
The M48 Severn bridge will be closed Westbound between J1 (Aust) and J2 (Chepstow) from 8pm until 6am on Friday 26th July. Please bear this in mind when planning your journey.
A shuttle bus 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 Train Station direct to the Racecourse.
For times please visit - www.newportbus.co.uk/chepstow-race-day-timetable
Please expect some short delays when all cars leave the car park at the end of the evening.
Free parking is available on the car park opposite the race course.
There are two cash machines located on the site. One in the Premier foyer & one in the Grandstand and paddock bar.
In public areas, smart shorts and trainers can be worn.
In hospitality areas, customers should wear smart, casual clothing. We do not allow trainers, shorts, shirts without a collar or fancy dress in Hospitality. We encourage as many hospitality guests as possible to dress-up for the occasion n.