Update - 11:40 am - Saturday 11th November
Due to high demand we will now be running two buses going back to the train station from the Racecourse, one at 4pm and one 4.40pm
With a 56-year continuous association with horseracing & Wincanton Racecourse, the Badger Ales Chase is the sport’s most celebrated handicap chase. Run on Saturday, 11th November and broadcast live on ITV, the Badger Ales Chase remains a contest on every jockey’s wish list.
Do join us for an afternoon of outstanding racing and live music as the Enrichments will be performing.
"Today on the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month we will observe a two minute silence in recognition of Armistice Day marking the end of the First World War and to honour those who have paid the price for our freedom."
Come along and enjoy some proper Somerset fun – great racing and a super day out!
Parade and Racecourse Gallop from Racing Superstars
Don't miss our parade of superstars before racing at 11:45am. Thistlecrack, Cue Card, Fox Norton and retired hurdling star, Rock On Ruby will parade, followed by a Racecourse gallop from the Tizzard trained horses at 12pm. You won't want to miss it!
Advanced tickets from just £16 and children aged 17 and under race for free!
The team here at Wincanton have some Top Tips to make your day a success
Wear : Wrap up warm, the autumn chill is fast approaching
See : Fantastic racing action, including the prestigious Badger Chase
Buy : Our Wincanton 150 Celebration Ale, created by Hall and Woodhouse
Get involved : Share your raceday pictures with us on Facebook and Twitter @wincantonraces
A complimentary bus service will run from Templecombe Train Station to the Racecourse and will meet the trains arriving at the following times:
The coach will leave the course at 16:40.
Please Note: All restaurants for this day are no sold-out.
The Premier Enclosure gives you the widest choice of viewing and refreshment options, including access to: wonderful views from our Premier Stand; the paddock and winners' enclosure viewing to study the horses pre and post-race; a wide choice of bars, betting and eating options; all the bookmakers in the betting ring; and extensive totepool betting facilities.
The Grandstand Enclosure is at the heart of the action with course-side viewing overlooking the final fence. This enclosure also includes access to the paddock and winners’ enclosure viewing as well as the popular and atmospheric Badger Bar, which serves a selection of drinks and hot and cold food.
This ticket gives you access to all the premium facilities included within the Premier Enclosure plus access to the Hatherleigh Viewing Area where you can enjoy racing in the comfort of a warm facility directly above the winning post. These tickets are subject to availability with priority booking for Gold Members.
When booked in advance your ticket also includes a free racecard, a betting voucher with Stan James and a free pint of Badger beer or glass of wine or a soft drink.
This ticket is available for groups of 6 or more.
Various children packages are avaiable, please proceed to booking page for full details.
Please note that all prices include VAT and a booking fee applies to all transactions.
PRIVATE BOX PACKAGES NOT AVAILABLE TO PURCHASE ONLINE. TO PURCHASE PRIVATE BOX PACKAGES PLEASE CALL 01963 435 840
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