Fri17

Show Day Races

Addington Raceway


ticket prices

General admission
$10 per person

Ticket price includes gate entry and access to all general public areas, including the Lindauer and Blanc de Blanc Lawns, Twiggers and the Christian Cullen Lounge.

Persons under the age of 18 years entering the course must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian at all times.
Children aged 14 years of age and under are free.
Gates open at 10.30am.
There is no BYO.

Spectators package
$35 per person

Located on the ground floor of the Metropolitan Stand, Spectators is Addington’s 7 day a week bar & bistro.  Included in the package is access to casual seating in Spectators, a race guide and food, beverage and TAB facilities. You will also have access to all general public areas.

Gate sales will be subject to availability.

Persons under the age of 18 years entering the course must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian at all times.
Children aged 14 years of age and under are free (limited tickets available).
Gates open at 10.30am.

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If it’s a fabulous family day out you prefer, then the Show Day Races is the day for you. Bring the kids, a picnic and sit back, relax and enjoy the wonderful day’s racing. There will be children’s entertainment and activities on course and live music from well-known Christchurch band, The Black Velvet Band.

Feature races include the Woodlands NZ Free For All, for the very best pacers and the Haras des Trotteurs Dominion, for the highest quality trotters.

Tickets options include general admission, and Spectators Bar & Bistro. There are also a range of hospitality packages available. Please visit Addington’s hospitality package page for more information and to book this option.

Gates open at 10.30am. First race is at 12.30pm.

Timings are approximate and subject to change.

getting there

Addington Raceway is located only minutes away from the Central City and is a 30-minute drive from Christchurch Airport.

As there is limited on-site parking on Show Day, it is strongly recommended you taxi or bus to the track.  Taxi and bus services will be operating throughout the city.  Find out more about bus services and check out details of local taxi services.

Click here to view the site map for the New Zealand Trotting Cup Day at Addington