From 11 October, all visitors will need a Covid Pass to attend fixtures. This is either your Vaccination Certificate or proof of a negative Covid lateral flow test. Please note, the paper card that you receive after your vaccination does not count as proof. Visit the news pages for more information
Monday 27th December 2021
The eyes of the horse racing world will be on Chepstow for the courses biggest fixture of the year Coral Welsh Grand National day. This historic Chepstow event attracts some of the finest long-distance chasers to the premier racecourse in Wales to vie for the big prize.
The roll of honour of winners of this great race carries some very special names, and features some who have gone on to win the Grand National itself at Aintree, including Silver Birch, Bindaree and Earth Summit.
Welsh National day at Chepstow is always a special occasion. The combination of a big crowd, a prestigious race and lingering seasonal cheer ensures that its the perfect choice if youre looking for things to do, or a family fun day out, straight after Christmas.
Well have extra facilities available to ensure you enjoy this fabulous festive day of horse racing at Chepstow.
A tradition as old as the Welsh Grand National. The national anthem of Wales will be sung prior to the running of the feature race by Rebecca Evans CBE and Shan Cothi.
Rebecca Evans CBE is a Welsh operatic soprano and Grammy award winning singer from Pontrhydyfen.
Shan Cothi is a Welsh singer-songwriter, television and radio presenter from Ffarmers.
Get ready to enjoy every roar and cheer with friends and family and dont miss another moment together. Your safety is our priority and all events will be run in accordance with the latest government rules.
Following the latest announcement from the Welsh government, all visitors will need to have a Covid Pass to attend. This is simply either proof that youve been vaccinated or proof of a negative Covid lateral flow test. These just need to be shown as you walk through the gates and dont need to be provided in advance. We will also have a Covid testing facility available at each fixture. There is no charge should you require a lateral flow test on the day, but it can take up to 30 minutes to process.
For something a little bit special, upgrade to enjoy a truly delicious three-course meal in our glass-fronted viewing restaurant is an ideal location for your party. Situated on the first floor of the Premier Stand, with your own table for the duration of the race meeting, you can enjoy panoramic views across the racecourse (£10 premier for a window seat).
Demand for tickets and hospitality packages is always high for this event, so book in advance so you don't miss out!
The bus operates from Newport train station with dedicated pick up and return times. The bus is £5 from Newport train station.
The bus also operates from Chepstow train station via Chepstow bus station. The bus is £1 from both stops.
Welsh Concessionary Travel Passes are also accepted.
If customers keep their single tickets they can then use the return for free.
The Newport train station bus leaves Newport at 09:30 & 10:00 and then returns at 16:25 and 16:55 (return is via Chepstow train station).
The Chepstow train station bus leaves at 10:20, 10:45, 10:55, 11:05, 11:15, 11:35, 11:35, 11:45, 11:55 and 12:05. Then returns via the bus station at 15:30, 15:45, 16:00, 16:10, 16:20, 16:30, 16:40 and 16:50.
Children 17 and under go free to the races when accompanied by an adult (some exclusions apply for Festival fixtures and Live After Racing events). You’ll need to select a child ticket when making your booking.Book in advance & SAVE!
Book your tickets at least 48 hours before each fixture to benefit from our advance booking discount & save a minimum of 10%* when you book early (excludes concessions).
Want to come along on the day of racing but haven’t got your ticket yet? No problem! Online ticket sales remain open on the day of racing (unless sold out), so you can also book your tickets quickly and easily online and they’ll be sent straight to your inbox to redeem on the gate. A fulfilment fee may apply to some orders. This will be added at the checkout. All bookings are made in accordance with our terms and conditions of entry
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Book your tickets at least 48 hours before each fixture to benefit from our advance booking discount.