Bank Holiday Free Fun Fair BIG Family Raceday

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Monday 26th August 2019

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Meet giant dinosaurs and enjoy free fun fair rides at our August Bank Holiday Big Family Race Day and don’t forget children 17 and under go FREE!

As well as the seven great horse races, there will be plenty of entertainment to keep the whole family amused, what's more, it is all free with your admission ticket.

For the first time at Chepstow Racecourse, you’ll be able to meet a giant Raptor and Triceratops as well as two baby dinosaurs. We will also have lots of other dinosaur activities in our Jurassic Marquee (including giant dinosaur eggs, jungle plants, dinosaur bones, small eggs, hatching dinosaur eggs and Ranger Training).

We will have more fun fair rides than ever before, creating both a 'Kids Village' & 'Teen Village' so there really are rides suitable for the entire family!

We have: Bungee Trampolines, Mini Planes, Tea-Cups, Race-o-Rama, Monster Truck Ride, Speed Booster, Dodgems and Dance Zone.

Other entertainment on site includes bouncy castles, face painting and more!


Early bird adult tickets are ONLY £16 for this amazing event and remember, kids aged 17 & under go free, parking is free and you can bring a picnic. (no alcohol). This price will rise to £18 on Friday 16th August and will then be £20 on the day so we recommend booking early to guarantee the best price.

The racecourse shuttle bus 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.

Racegoers pay just £3 for a return ticket from Chepstow, while those travelling from Newport pay £5 for a return journey. For times please click here.


Family Viewing Box

Why not try one of our Family Private Box Packages. For just £395 (inc vat) you can hire your very own private viewing box with a balcony overlooking all the racing action. It includes 10 adult tickets, under 17's go free, 10 x Raceday programmes and access to a shared bar.

We also have tables available in our View Restaurant - where Kids 12 years and under eat for just £5! Non window tables are £50pp and Window tables are £60pp. For more information, please call 01291 622260 and speak to one of our team.

Champions Buffet - £75.00 + VAT Per Person

  • Private box with balcony overlooking all the racing action
  • Hospitality admission ticket
  • Three-course buffet
  • Dedicated waiter/waitress
  • Private cash or account bar
  • Raceday programme

The Ultimate VIP Package - £92.00 + VAT Per Person

  • Private box with balcony overlooking all the racing action
  • Hospitality admission ticket
  • Glass of Prosecco on arrival
  • Choose from either a four plated or four buffet
  • Dedicated waiter/waitress
  • Tipster Talk
  • Private cash or account bar
  • Flowers
  • Raceday programme

Private Hospitality can be booked by contacting a member of the Hospitality Team on 012921 622260 or email

Dress Code
The dress code in hospitality areas and the Premier Enclosure is smart casual. Sportswear, trainers and fancy dress are not permitted. There is no dress code in the Grandstand, or when One Enclosure is in operation. 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). 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

Family Viewing Box Package Online

Take advantage of this great offer and get all the Family together in your very own private viewing hospitality box. This package includes 10 adult hospitality tickets, 10 Raceday programmes, 17 and under go FREE! and access to a shared bar. All of our boxes have their own balconies overlooking all the racing action and additional adult tickets can be purchased at £25 each. Picnics are welcome or upgrade to include one of our menus. This package can be booked online or contacting one of the Hospitality Team on 01291 622260 or email


The View Carvery non-window table

Enjoy an afternoon in The View Restaurant situated overlooking all the racing action with our Two-course Carvery menu. This package also includes a reserved table for the day, admission ticket, race day programme, tipster talk running through the runners and riders for the day, private bar and betting facilities. Kids 12 years and under eat for just £5 in The View Restaurant on this date (must be booked over the phone). Non-window packages can be booked online or if you would like to find out availability for window tables please contact Sophie Fletcher on 01291 622260 or


Adult Entry Ticket.

This ticket allows admission for one adult to our August Bank Holiday Family Raceday on Monday 26th August. This is an e-ticket that will either need to be printed onto A4 or scanned on a phone to gain entry. On the day, this ticket will be £20.


Pre-Ordered Racecard

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.



To view our full range of tickets hit the button below. Alternatively, you can call our team on 01291 622260 or email us to arrange your booking.

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