Christchurch Casino New Zealand Trotting Cup Day, held on the second Tuesday in November at Addington, is one of the most glamorous and highly anticipated social events on Canterbury’s calendar. Year after year it attracts a crowd of over 20,000. This spectacular day is a celebration of fashion, food, fun and music, anyone who is anyone will be there.
The Christchurch Casino New Zealand Trotting Cup is the country’s most prestigious two mile harness race held annually by the New Zealand Metropolitan Trotting Club at Addington Raceway in Christchurch, New Zealand. It is considered Australasia’s most prominent harness racing event.
There are numerous options for tickets, from general admission for those wanting a more laid back environment of the Public Village, to the Lindauer Lawn for those who like to be in the midst of the action. New Zealand Music Awards Best Pop Artist Finalist Mitch James will be headlining the Lindauer Lawn Rooftop.
There is also Reserved Seating and a great range of Hospitality Packages available.
Persons under the age of 18 years entering the course must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian at all times. The Lindauer Lawn is for patrons aged 18 and over only.
Gates open 9.30am. First race is 12.05pm, feature race is 5.15pm and the last race is 6.30pm. Timings are approximate and subject to change.