Christmas at the Races 2018

Saturday 17 November & Friday 14 December (twilight)

Soak up the party atmosphere at Tauranga’s Christmas at the Races! With two fantastic events and a range of hospitality options to choose from, it’s the perfect chance to treat your guests to thrilling thoroughbred racing action mixed with a whole lot of festive fun!

Make sure you book early as these packages sell out fast!


MAKE MERRY MARQUEE VILLAGE

This social marquee village is located on two levels of the track-side lawn, with fabulous views of the home straight and Winning Post. Choose from your own private mini-marquee next to the Birdcage set with 2 tables and 20 chairs, OR a maxi-marquee in an elevated position set with 4 tables and 40 chairs. Reserved seating on tables of 8-10 is also available in a large shared marquee on the Upper Level.

Your package includes:

  • Course admission
  • Complimentary racebook
  • A delicious Christmas buffet and desserts
  • Four beverages per guest
  • A bottle of water for each guest
  • Dedicated cash bar and TAB facilities within the village
  • Dedicated host
  • A roving MC and a visit from Santa to keep you entertained

Mini-Marquee for 20 people –
Early Bird Special: $2,700 including GST ($2,800 after 1 August 2018)

Maxi-Marquee for 40 people –
Early Bird Special: $5,400 including GST ($5,600 after 1 August 2018)

Shared Marquee (tables of 8-10 people) – 
Early Bird Special: $135 per person including GST ($140 after 1 August 2018)

*multiple mini or maxi-marquees can be purchased with guaranteed placement next to each other and with connecting walls removed


KIWI CHRISTMAS BBQ BASH

Celebrate the end of the year with a Kiwi BBQ-style lunch and cheer on the horses from your table in a prime location as they rush down the home straight. It’s the ultimate Kiwi Christmas at the Races!

Your package includes:

  • Course admission
  • Complimentary racebook
  • A delicious Kiwi Christmas BBQ followed by dessert
  • Two beverages per guest
  • A bottle of water for each guest
  • Reserved seating on tables of 8-10 (please note if booking for less than 8 persons you will be allocated seats at a shared table)
  • Dedicated cash bar, TAB facilities and TV’s within the marquee
  • Dedicated host
  • An MC and a visit from Santa to keep you entertained

$85 per person

*multiple tables can be purchased with guaranteed placement next to each other


HOME STRAIGHT GAZEBO LAWN SPOT

Get right amongst the action and make the most of the summer sunshine with a reserved, front row 3m x 3m site on the home straight complete with your own Picnic Table and 10 racebooks.

$150 per site

*gazebos and course admission are NOT included. Gazebo spots accommodate a maximum of 10 people per site. Multiple sites can be purchased with guaranteed placement next to each other.


PRIVATE FUNCTION LOUNGE OR MARQUEE

Have you got a big group and want to enjoy a day at the races with your own private function? Racing Tauranga can tailor a package for you. We have a number of different function areas suitable for between 40 and 300 guests.


BOOK NOW

For more details or to book your spot, contact our office on 07 578 6102, or email bookings@racingtauranga.co.nz