Eastern Festival: Opening Day

Tuesday 17th September 2024

gates open

12:00

first race

14:15

last race

17:45

race type

Flat

races

7

Treat yourself mid week and add a touch of excitement and some sporting action! Join us for the opening day of the Eastern Festival in Great Yarmouth for an all-around enjoyable atmosphere to share with friends and family this summer. You won’t want to miss our flagship three-day event!

Experience The Eastern Festival at Great Yarmouth

Step into the world of flat racing with our afternoon horse racing event featuring several competitive races. If you’re looking for things to do in Great Yarmouth this September, this could be the ideal Summer day out to enjoy with a group of friends and family. Featuring top-class races and sporting stars and a fantastic atmosphere to match. Enjoy the sporting action, sip on a glass of bubbly and soak up the energy amongst the crowd.

A Special Weekday Treat

Weekday racing has its own charm – it's ideal for those who have a more flexible schedule beyond the usual Monday-to-Friday routine or looking for unique Norfolk activities whilst on holiday. Skip the weekend hustle and bustle, and get a taste of the racing scene. Whether you're looking for a special outing where you can dress up to the nines and enjoy a social day out with friends and family, or want to catch a glimpse of rising stars in the sport, our horse racing fixture in Norfolk has got you covered.

Get Your Horse Racing Tickets

Grab your tickets online before the event to unlock some savings! Bringing along a bunch of friends? Opt for a group booking to get even more discount. And of course, you can also pick up tickets and concessions at the gate when you arrive if you prefer.

Join us in kickstarting the Eastern Festival with our much-anticipated Opening Day!

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To see all of our available Restaurant & Hospitality packages...

A Day at the Races --

Grab a fantastic value ticket, food and drink bundle

- Admission ticket & raceday programme
- Welcome drink (pint of Carlsberg or a soft drink)
- Traditional pie
- Great access to all of the action on and off the track

* Must be booked at least 14 days in advance. Limited availability.

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£29.00
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Admission - Grandstand MaxSaver

Access to public bars, eateries, and betting outlets along with views of the racing action including the parade ring and pre-parade ring. MaxSaver tickets save you £££'s!

Get extra savings when booking more tickets;
6+ 12% discount
10+ 15% discount
20+ 20% discount
*group discounts automatically apply at checkout.

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£24.00
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Admission - Premier MaxSaver

Admission ticket & raceday programme giving you access to the premium areas on course, including the best bars and best views of racing.

Save money when booking more tickets;
6+ 12% discount
10+ 15% discount
20+ 20% discount
*group discounts automatically apply at checkout.

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£31.00
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3-Day Grandstand Admission

3 Day Grandstand pass for the Eastern Festival

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£63.00
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3-Day Premier Admission

3 Day Premier pass for the Eastern Festival

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£84.00
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A Day at the Races Premier Plus -

Grab a fantastic value ticket and drink bundle. To include access the premium areas on course, including the best bars and best views of racing.

- Admission ticket & raceday programme
- 2 x Drinks (pint of carlsberg)
- Great access to all of the action on and off the track

* Limited availability.

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£34.00
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Trafalgar Restaurant

Enjoy traditional surroundings in the restaurant with access to stunning views of the racing action from the balcony.

- Private table reserved for the whole fixture
- Three-course a la carte meal designed by our experienced chefs
- Tea and coffee
- Hospitality admission ticket & raceday programme
- Access to Tote betting facilities

Sample Hospitality Brochure

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£104.50
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Hospitality - Flat Cap

Enjoy the best balcony views overlooking the home straight and finishing line.

- Private suite with unrivalled views
- Two-course fork buffet prepared by our experienced chef
- Hospitality admission ticket
- Private bar and convenient Tote betting facilities
- Great access to all public areas to soak up the atmosphere

Sample Hospitality Brochure

For larger parties or more information:
Tel: 01493 842527
Email: racingnorth@arenaracingcompany.co.uk

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£123.50
Minimum: 12 Maximum: 24
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Hospitality - Fascinator

Enjoy the best balcony views overlooking the home straight and finishing line.

- Private suite with unrivalled views
- Three course lunch prepared by our experienced chef
- Hospitality admission ticket
- Private bar and convenient Tote betting facilities
- Great access to all public areas to soak up the atmosphere

Sample Hospitality Brochure

For larger parties or more information:
Tel: 01493 842527
Email: racingnorth@arenaracingcompany.co.uk

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£146.50
Minimum: 12 Maximum: 24
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Hospitality - Top Hat

Enjoy the best balcony views overlooking the home straight and finishing line.

- Private suite with unrivalled views
- Three course lunch followed by cheese course prepared by our experienced chef
- Afternoon tea for later
- Hospitality admission ticket
- Private bar and convenient Tote betting facilities
- Great access to all public areas to soak up the atmosphere

Sample Hospitality Brochure

For larger parties or more information:
Tel: 01493 842527
Email: racingnorth@arenaracingcompany.co.uk

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£174.00
Minimum: 12 Maximum: 24
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Racecard Message

Celebrate in style by crafting an exclusive message for the racecard! Your personalised greeting, such as a 'Happy Anniversary,' will be featured in the racecard and announced during the event.

Let us know your message (of up to 20 words) at least seven days before the event, by responding to your confirmation email or sending to racingnorth@arenaracingcompany.co.uk

Limited availability

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£60.00
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