Second Racing Season 2016 - August
BarbadosSat Aug 6th 2016 to Sat Aug 20th 2016
Barbados, The Garrison Savannah, St. MichaelBarbados https://www.myguidebarbados.com/events/second-racing-season-2016---august 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 except October, however, there are other race days on the calendar on some bank holidays.
There are two (2) days of racing in August 2016 - Saturday 6th August (Massy United Derby Day - the third and final jewel in the triple crown) and Saturday 20th August.
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.
For further information call The Barbados Turf Club at (246) 626-3980 or visit their website at: www.barbadosturfclub.org.