Countdown to Spring Racing
The Bostock New Zealand Spring Racing Carnival in the Hawke’s Bay is the first major racing event on the spring racing calendar and Hawke’s Bay Racing Club is gearing up for their best year yet! If you’re a big racing enthusiast or a looking for a great day out with the kids, the Spring Carnival has a thrilling experience to offer everyone.
A Day for Families
Tarzino Trophy #DaffodilRaceday – Saturday 2 September 2017
After raising $70,000 over the last three years, Hawke's Bay Racing is again teaming up with Hawke’s Bay Cancer Society to support Daffodil Day. 100% of General Admission sales, as well as proceeds from a charity auction, will go directly to support the Hawkes Bay Cancer Society.
#DaffodilRaceday is a perfect day out for the whole family. Between the races promises plenty of action with The Hits free family zone with children’s entertainment, live music, and a food precinct offering Hawke’s Bay’s finest outdoor catering offerings.
A Day for Racing Enthusiasts
Windsor Park Plate – Saturday 23 September 2017
The Windsor Park Plate is renowned for featuring our top equine athletes, jockeys and trainers. If you live and breathe racing, this is the day for you.
The featured races of the day include the $200,000 Group I Windsor Park Plate and the $70,000 Group 3 Hawke’s Bay Breeders Gold Trail Stakes.
There will be dedicated areas on-course where racing fanatics can congregate and watch some of the best racing action New Zealand has to offer.
A Day for Everyone – The Bay’s Biggest Raceday
Livamol Classic – Saturday 7 October 2017
The Bostock New Zealand Spring Racing Carnival’s grand finale – and Hawke’s Bay’s biggest raceday – is the Livamol Classic. This is a day where tradition, fashion, style and heart-stopping racing unite in a glorious setting at Hawke’s Bay Racing Club.
If you love dressing up, this is the day to go ‘all out’. Enter Fashion in the Field; there’s plenty of categories to enter with thousands of dollars up for grabs, including a trip to Hawaii for the overall winner. It’s no surprise that this competition is on every fashionista’s calendar.
If you want to upgrade your raceday experience, there are heaps of hospitality packages on offer - they sell out quickly though, so make sure you book today!