First Racing Season 2017 - AprilSat Apr 1st 2017 to Fri Apr 28th 2017
Barbados, Historic Garrison Savannah, St. Michael, BridgetownBarbados https://www.myguidebarbados.com/events/first-racing-season-2017-april VISIT WEBSITE
Visit the historic Garrison Savannah for an exciting day of thoroughbred horse racing!
This Sport of Kings has taken place at this location for over 150 years. Races are generally run on Saturdays during every month of the year, however, there are other race days on the calendar on some bank holidays.
There are three (3) days of racing in April 2017 - Sat. 1st, Mon. 17th (Easter Guineas) and Fri. 28th (Heroes Day - Bank Holiday).
There are usually nine races per day, starting around 12:30pm or later, depending on the time of year, and finishing around 6:00pm. Entrance fees to the various stands range from BB$10.00 to BB$100.00 for the day. Special (higher) prices apply to Gold Cup Day in early March. Admission is free to the grounds.
Photo: Barbara Secher-Greenidge
Call The Barbados Turf Club at (246) 626-3980 for further information or visit their website at www.barbadosturfclub.org