Monday 30th March 2020
Exciting live horse racing comes back to Bath races as we start the 2020 season. The first of 22 horse racing fixtures at Bath this year, join us for an afternoon featuring seven exciting live horse races.
Easter Holiday Raceday Thursday 9th April 2020
Friday Night Racing Friday 17th April 2020
Celebrate VE Raceday Friday 8th May 2020
Spring Evening Racing Wednesday 13th May 2020
May Afternoon Racing Friday 22nd May 2020
Kaiser Chiefs After Racing Friday 5th June 2020
Ladies Day Saturday 13th June 2020
Super Cider Saturday ft The Wurzels Saturday 15th August 2020
Situated on Lansdown Hill overlooking the picturesque City of Bath.
Bath Racecourse, Lansdown, Bath BA1 9BU
Monday 30 March 2020
Here at Bath Racecourse we’re starting our 2020 horse racing season with a bang by offering everyone FREE TICKETS to our first horse racing fixture of the season on Monday 30 March!
If you’re looking for fun things to do in Bath for free, then this day out is not to be missed! Get your free racing tickets now and experience a fantastic day at the races watching exciting live horse racing at Bath races.
Hurry – we’re expecting the Free Raceday to be hugely popular so claim your Free Grandstand Ticket now - free tickets only available until midnight on Thursday 26 March (or when they've all gone).
Why not upgrade?
Why not experience the afternoon like a pro, by upgrading to our Hospitality Lounge, exclusive Roof Garden or Complete Raceday package with our ludicrously low upgrade prices?!
Hospitality Lounge, just £29 - saving £20
Roof Garden Tickets, just £15 – saving £10
Complete Raceday package, just £10 – saving £15
Easter Eggstravaganza Raceday
Thursday 9 April 2020
Here at Bath Racecourse why not join us for an exciting day at the races for our Easter Eggstravaganza Raceday, the perfect family fun day!
Enjoy a warm welcome to the West Country’s most vibrant racecourse where you’ll get to experience the thrill of seven live horse races, along with an eggciting Easter fun at Bath Racecourse.
There will be Easter-themed activities, including face painting, an Easter egg hunt, a children's running race and more to come! A fun day with the kids is just what this Easter ordered!
Under 18s are completely free and don’t need a ticket. Plus, if you book your ticket in advance you can save £3 or choose one of our cracking ticket packages! Advance tickets close at midnight on Wednesday 8 April.
Centre Course Picnic Enclosure Tickets: CLOSED
Advance Grandstand Enclosure Tickets: £14.00
Roof Garden: £25.00
Need help choosing a ticket? Find out more about our ticket options and enclosures.
Restaurant & Hospitality
If you’ve celebrating a special occasion over Easter or just fancy a day out in style, why not upgrade to one of our ‘cracking’ hospitality packages!
We’ve got a scrumptious chocolate-themed Afternoon Tea option in our exceptional Royal Crescent Restaurant or book private hospitality in our ‘Family Pods’ situated within our Executive Suite.
Find out more about our high-quality restaurant and hospitality options. bath-racecourse.co.uk
Friday 17 April 2020
Enjoy the craic at the brand-new Irish Racenight
If you’re looking for what to do in Bath on a Friday night, then why not come along to enjoy the craic at Bath Races brand-new Irish Racenight. May the luck of the Irish be on your side as you cheer on the runners in each of the seven exciting live horse races and soak up the vibrant atmosphere as your horse thunders down the home straight and (hopefully!) to victory!
We’ll be celebrating all things Irish and there’ll be plenty of Guinness and whisky plus hearty Irish grub served up. During the live horse racing, enjoy tapping your toes to music from a traditional Irish band, who’ll have you dancing the jigging the entire night!
Save more than 27% on Grandstand tickets when you book before midnight on Monday 2 March or grab the great value Luck Of The Irish Ticket! Under 18's come racing for free. Advance tickets close at midnight on Thursday 16 April.
Centre Course Picnic Enclosure Tickets: CLOSED
Early Booking Grandstand Enclosure Tickets: £19.00 – only available until midnight on Monday 2 March
Luck Of The Irish Ticket to include a pint of Guinness and raceday programme: £24.00
Exclusive Roof Garden: £55.00
Restaurant & Hospitality
Experience all the craic in style by booking the Irish Party Package or enjoy the ultimate way to experience a day at the races by dining in the Royal Crescent Restaurant or choosing hospitality.
The Greatest Friday Raceday
Friday 8 May 2020
Head to Bath’s biggest Bank Holiday bash!
Join Bath Races for a memorable day of exciting live horse racing, family fun and live music on Friday 8 May as we celebrate the start of a long weekend at ‘The Greatest Friday Raceday’!
As part of Britain’s VE Day celebrations, we’ve all got an extra Friday bank holiday to enjoy! If you’re looking for what to do in Bath to celebrate, then Bath races has the perfect excuse to let your hair down and celebrate in style.
The Greatest Friday Raceday will not only have seven thrilling horse races taking place, but, with tons of entertainment, it’ll be a really fun thing to do with friends and family.
Family Fun & Free Entertainment-
A good value day out for families, not only do under 18s get FREE entry but there will be loads of free entertainment to keep older children and little ones happy throughout the day (as well as being good fun for the adults too!). They'll be a dedicated family area with lots of free entertainment to enjoy - all included as part of your entry ticket.
A great bank holiday event for groups of friends and people looking to party, the atmosphere will be second to none. As well as plenty of delicious food and drink available, they'll be live music to be enjoyed across the racecourse.
It doesn’t matter if you’ve never been racing before, the atmosphere as horses gallop towards the finishing line is infectious and you’ll soon be cheering along. Kids also love seeing the horses up-close when they Parade before each race.
The Kaiser Chiefs Live After Racing
Friday 5 June 2020
Oh My God We Can’t Believe It! Kaiser Chiefs will be performing live after racing on Friday 5 June!
If you’re looking for things to do in Bath this summer, this should be top of your list. With a day in the sunshine (hopefully!) taking in the excitement of the races, you’ll then move with the crowds to in front of the stage to sing, dance and jump along to the one and only Kaiser Chiefs.
The English Indie Rock Band from Leeds formed in 2000 and will hit the stage for a huge show as part of the Kaiser chiefs tour, with band mates Ricky Wilson, Andrew White, Simon Rix, Nick Baines and Vijay Mistry ready to rock.
Times are approximate and subject to change
• Gates open: 2.30pm
• First race: 5.30pm
• Last race: 9.00pm
• Kaiser Chiefs performance: 9.30pm - 10.30pm
• Event ends: 11.00pm
Tickets & Hospitality
Kaiser Chiefs tickets and VIP hospitality packages are now on sale!! Secure your ticket early to guarantee entry as we are expecting huge sales for this massive band!
Save £10 by booking early! General entry ticket cost just £35.00. Hurry - only available until midnight on Monday 2 March!
Limited Hospitality remaining!
There is no formal dress code for general Grandstand Enclosure entry tickets and jeans and trainers are allowed. In hospitality areas and those purchasing Roof Garden tickets, a smart/smart-casual dress code applies. Check out the dress code for more information.
A £2.00 fulfillment fee will be applied to all transactions. Please be aware that under 18s require a ticket to this event.
Ladies Day - Bath Racecourse
Saturday 13 June 2020
Your Day. Ladies Day.
Get ready to indulge yourself at Bath Racecourse Ladies Day 2020.
A treat for the senses, Ladies Day at the races is your chance to experience the style, the drama, the music and the food as exciting live horse racing and stunning Ladies Day fashion combine to create a gorgeous day out.
Experience The Style
One of the most exciting horse racing fixtures of the Bath Racecourse season, the all-important Ladies Day fashion is as dramatic as the live horse racing. Chic outfits and beautiful Ladies Day hats will be in abundance as thousands of racegoers put their best Jimmy Choo forward to impress the judges of the striking Style Competition; with the winning Ladies Day outfit taking home a huge cash prize, plus other treats.
Unlike Royal Ascot Ladies Day and The Epsom Derby, there's no official dress code at Bath races Ladies Day, except in hospitality areas, so racegoers are not obligated to wear a Ladies Day hat or a specific style of clothing. However, even if you're not looking to enter the Style Competition, many guests – both male and female - enjoying indulging in some Ladies Day style by wearing a smart outfit for the occasion and ladies adding a beautiful hat, fascinator or even an on-trend headband to make Ladies Day at the races a little bit more special.
Experience The Drama
It doesn't matter if you're new to watching live horse racing or if you've been to many horse racing fixtures before, the atmosphere at a day at the races can't be beaten; soak it up as your horse thunders down the home straight and join in with thousands of racegoers cheering on their horses in each of the seven thrilling horse races.
Experience The Music
Throughout the event, there will be Ladies Day live performances across Bath Racecourse. More details on the acts performing will be revealed soon!
Experience The Food
As well as exciting live horse racing and fabulous Ladies Day fashion, there will be plenty of scrumptious food and drink available to purchase. Enjoy glasses of summer Pimm's, sparkling prosecco and of course glasses of smooth Champagne. To tempt your taste buds, they'll be delicious artisan pies served, strawberries and cream and various other street food-style vendors. Please be aware that no food or drink can be brought into the racecourse.
If you're looking for a truly indulgent Bath races Ladies Day experience, upgrade to one of our first-class Ladies Day hospitality packages. Details of our 2020 packages will be revealed soon.
Rum & Reggae Racenight
Friday 31 July 2020
Are you searching for fun things to do in Bath on a Friday night?
Brand-new for 2020, is a Caribbean event with a twist – Bath Races Rum and Reggae Racenight.
The Rum and Reggae racenight will be a unique Caribbean night with the food, drink and music from Jamaica alongside seven exciting horse races; all offering you the chance to experience the thrill of watching live horse racing.
Head to the Bath Racecourse beach to chill with a delicious rum cocktail in hand from the fantastic ‘Rumblin’ bar and dance to upbeat reggae in the ‘Rave Cave’ whilst soaking up the atmosphere as your horse thunders down the home straight and across the finishing line. Enjoy a taste of the Caribbean with delicious food from Jamaica – jerk chicken, curried goat and rice and peas – before dancing to live music from an incredible Bob Marley act who will be giving you all the Marley Hits and classics, including One Love, Three Little Birds, and No Woman No Cry, guaranteed to bring the rum and reggae event to life.
Don’t worry, about a thing … Bath Racecourse got what to do in Bath this Friday covered.
Summer Sports Raceday
Wednesday 5 August 2020
Have your kids been bitten by the Tokyo 2020 Olympic bug?
Or are you looking for family fun day ideas this summer holiday? A fantastic school holiday activity for kids near Bath or Bristol, join us for our Summer Sports Day! A real fun day out for all the family!
We’ll have some fun sports and games for kids to take part in – all in the glorious outdoors - plus kids will get a fun racing activity pack, they’ll be face painting, bouncy castles and a three-legged running race down the track. Best of all, a cheap family day out with under 18s going free!
There will be lots of action on the track too with seven exhilarating races to enjoy throughout the raceday. Those with a general entry Grandstand Enclosure Ticket can choose from artisan pies in the Beckford bar, a selection of sandwiches from the Coffemakers cafe or grab something to go from one of the numerous food outlets across the site.
Please be aware that picnics are not allowed to be brought into the racecourse. bath-racecourse.co.uk