ITS FAMILY FUN DAY AT PLUMPTON RACECOURSE ON SUNDAY 21ST SEPTEMBER AND KIDS GO FREE!
The popular Family Day returns to Plumpton Racecourse on Sunday 21st September for the first meeting of the 2014-15 season! Sponsored by Freebets.co.uk, the Family Raceday has an action packed programme of family entertainments and there is free entry for accompanied children under 18.
Plumpton Racecourse has continued its programme of redevelopment during the summer break and will unveil a new entrance building to sever all racegoers utilizing the regular train service which runs alongside the course itself.
With admission prices starting from only £10 for Adults with kids FREE, it’s a great value day out for all the family. There is plenty for children of all ages to see and do including free pony rides, funfair, face painting, Rock Climbing Wall, Sussex Peggers display, Retraining of Racehorses display, all the excitement of a day at the races and a host of other themed entertainments.
Family Day is an ideal day to bring the family racing. It has a friendly and relaxed atmosphere, and many racegoers enjoy bringing their own picnics into the Picnic Enclosure in the centre of the course for a day out in the glorious Sussex countryside. You can book a table in advance in the Paddock or Marquee Restaurant for a delicious 3 course lunch, or choose from a selection of food outlets.
Racing celebrity Colin Brown will be on hand to guide you through the day’s racing with features and interviews through the afternoon from the parade ring, and there’s a tipster panel before racing to help you pick some winning selections.
Doors open at 11.30am, with the first race at 2.30pm. Adult Admission is only £10 into the Picnic Enclosure or £14 into the Grandstand and Paddock including a free race programme when purchased in advance, and entry is free for all accompanied under 18s.
One of the most compact National Hunt racecourses in Britain, Plumpton is an undulating, tightish left-handed circuit of just over a mile. It is located adjacent to Plumpton railway station and served by hourly trains from London Victoria to Lewes and Eastbourne, which makes it a convenient day trip from London. Further details about Plumpton Racecourse.
Published 15th September 2014
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