Matchbook Silver Cups Day

Saturday 18th March

Raceday Information

Gates open at 11:30am, two hours before the first race for a fabulous day of jump racing action at Kempton Park Racecourse. Pre-booked general admission is just £16 and £28 for the Winner Package which includes admission, a racecard, £10 food & drink voucher and a £2 tote bet. Under 18s go free when accompanied by an adult. Hospitality options are available starting from £69pp.

The Racing

Silver Cups Day is on the Saturday of Cheltenham week - if you thought you were all raced out, think again! The competitive card includes two Class 2 handicap consolation races with a cumulative Total Prize Fund of £72,000 for horses eliminated from handicap races at The Festival. The Class 2 Handicap Chase for four year olds and upwards over s distance of 2m 4 1/2f and the Class 2 Handicap Hurdle for four year olds and upwards over 2m 5f will be worth £40,000 and £33,000 respectively - with a Total Prize Fund of £112,000 for the day.  We have a seven race card with the first going at 1.30pm and the last at 5pm.

Competition Time

On the day, we will be running a free prize draw - pick the winner of the feature race and you could be coming back to Kempton as our guests, dining in the spectacular Panoramic Restaurant with admission, food and drink included! Worth a punt for sure!

Food, Drink & Activities

The Panoramic Restaurant is sold out. For racegoers wanting to grab food on the go, there are a number of bars and concessions offering everything from pizza to fish & chips and burgers. Alongside the racing we will be showing the rugby during the afternoon and there will be live music in the Sports Bar.

Racing Explained

Feel the urge to know a bit more about racing? Racing Explained is perfect for giving you all the information you need to prepare for a day at the races from how to read the racecard to picking a winner, horse and jockey form to understanding racing jargon - it’s got everything you need

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