First Racing Season 2017 - January

Mon Jan 2nd 2017 to Sat Jan 21st 2017
Barbados, Historic Garrison Savannah, St. Michael, Bridgetown

Event Details

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 January 2017 - Mon. 2nd, Sat. 14th (Realtors Ltd. Race Day) and Sat. 21st (Errol Barrow Day, Bank Holiday - Coolmore Stakes).

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

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