Jump Season Opener Oktoberfest Saturday

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Saturday 12th October 2019

gates open

12.10

first race

14.10

last race

17.40

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Jumps

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7

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TBA

This is the eagerly anticipated opening weekend of the winter jump racing campaign - the excitement and drama starts here!

This meeting is steeped in heritage with top class horses battling it out over fences and hurdles with today's feature race, The Chepstow Contract Rentals Silver Trophy Handicap Hurdle.

Top class horses have appeared at this meeting including Cue Card, Silviniaco Conti, Don't Push It, Finian's Oscar and Blaklion. Which stars will we see this year?

Unibet is proud to be an official betting partner over the weekend

It's also Oktoberfest Saturday so bring your friends and family for a great day out!

The Oktoberfest Marquee will feature an Oompah band performing live in-between races.

Grandstand & Paddock tickets for this meeting are just £22 in advance and £27 on the day.

Premier Enclosure tickets are £27 in advance and £32 on the day.

You can also take advantage of our advance Pie & Pint Package which for just £32pp includes a Grandstand & Paddock admission ticket, top quality pie, a drink (pint, glass of wine or soft drink) and a racecard

The Legend's Race will also return for the Bob Champion Cancer Trust, we wonder which great names will be in the saddle this year?

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.

Pay £1 each way from Chepstow, while those travelling from Newport pay £5 one way but get a free return by keeping their ticket and presenting it to the driver. For times please click here.

HOSPITALITY

Shared Hospitality

Our panoramic glass fronted Restaurant, The View, can be booked online below, as well and our Coral's Classic Package in our Lawn Marquee.

Private Hospitality

Here at Chepstow Racecourse all of our private boxes and suites have views overlooking all the racing action including the parade ring, the winner's enclosure and the all-important finishing line.

Champions Buffet - £84.00 + 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 - £100.00 + 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 hospitality@chesptow-racecourse.co.uk

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

The View non-window table

Enjoy The View Restaurant overlooking all the racing action with a Three-course choice menu. This package also includes a reserved table for the day, hospitality admission ticket, race day programme, tipster talk running through the runners and riders for the day, private bar and betting facilities. 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 hospitality@chepstow-racecourse.co.uk.

£100

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Corals Classic

The Corals Classic Package is ideal for any party or social groups looking for an informal occasion in an exclusive shared Marquee. This package includes a reserved seat and a shared table of 10, admission ticket, two-course informal menu, race day programme, Tipster Talk prior to racing, as well as cash bar and betting facilities. Please note that the Coral Suite is located in our Lawn Marquee on this day. If you would like to book or have any queries please call Sophie Fletcher on 01291 622 260 or email sfletcher@chepstow-racecourse.co.uk

£72

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Gin & Fizz Lounge

Enjoy your trip to the Races from our luxury Gin & Fizz Lounge overlooking all the action. From this balcony you will be able to see the finishing line, parade ring and winners enclosure. You will receive a voucher for a Gin & Tonic and a Raceday programme. Our in house Tipster will also come in 1 hour prior to the first race to run through the runners and riders for the day. This package can be booked online or by contacting the Racecourse office on 01291 622260.

£60

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Pie and Pint Package

This excellent value package must be booked in advance and for £32pp gives you:

Your Admission Ticket

A Top Quality Pie

A Drink (pint, glass of wine or soft drink)

A Racecard

Your tickets will be sent in the post approximately 2 weeks before the event.

£32

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Premier Ticket - Early Bird

A Premier Enclosure ticket offers all the facilities of the Grandstand & Paddock Enclosure plus access to the Premier Lawn; take a look at the horses as they parade before the race, stand directly opposite the Winning Post as they thunder by before cheering them into the Winner's Enclosure. The Premier Stand also encompasses a large bar and betting hall. This ticket will cost £30 on the day.

£27

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Premier - Group Discount Ticket

We are pleased to offer 15% discount for group bookings of 10 or more. A Premier Enclosure ticket offers all the facilities of the Grandstand & Paddock Enclosure plus access to the Premier Lawn; take a look at the horses as they parade before the race, stand directly opposite the Winning Post as they thunder by before cheering them into the Winner's Enclosure. The Premier Stand also encompasses a large bar and betting hall. Please note: This ticket can only be booked in advance when you have a group of 10 or more.

£22.95

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Grandstand & Paddock ETicket

This admission badge allows access to the main grandstand. There is also access to betting, eating and drinking outlets . If you wish, an upgrade to the Premier Enclosure can be purchased on the day. This ticket will be emailed to you. You can print the ticket onto A4 paper or show it on your mobile phone. This ticket will cost £25 on the day.

£22

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Grandstand & Paddock - Group Discount Ticket

We are pleased to offer 15% discount for group bookings of 10 or more. This admission badge allows access to the main grandstand. There is also access to betting, eating and drinking outlets . If you wish, an upgrade to the Premier Enclosure can be purchased on the day. This ticket will be emailed to you and you will need to print it out on A4 paper and bring with you on the day. Please note: This ticket can only be booked in advance when you have a group of 10 or more.

£18.70

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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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