The Couplands’ Bakeries Mile at Riccarton Park is a celebration of the two things that make New Zealand Cup and Show Week such a popular event – great action on the track and spectacular fashion in the field.

Live music will add to the party atmosphere, so dust off your favourite hat or glamourous fascinator, bring out your stylish threads and reserve your spot at Riccarton Park Racecourse.

The racing action starts at 12.30pm and features the country’s richest open handicap over 1,600 metres.

Gates open at 10.30am. Corporate Suites open from 11.30am.
The first race is at 12.32pm and the last race is at 5.49pm.
No age restriction applies. Enter via Racecourse Road or Steadman Road.
Timings are approximate and subject to change.