Betway New Year's Day Racemeeting
Saturday 1st January 2022
New year's day at the races has become a traditional highlight in the Scottish social calendar and is full of glamour, music, festive culinary delights, entertainment and of course top class National Hunt racing.
We will have tickets available for our New Year Buses (to and from the racecourse) from a number of locations in Edinburgh, the Lothians and Scottish Borders. For transport information, click here.
Please read the ticket details carefully and visit our FAQ's page.
Please be aware of the following:
We anticipate that this event will sell in excess of 4,000 tickets. As per the current Scottish Government guidelines, Covid Vaccination status checks will be carried out: a valid Covid Vaccine status or exemption letter. From the 6th December proof (confirmation text message or email) of a negative lateral flow or PCR test result (within 24 hours of the event) will be accepted. Please download the NHS Scotland COVID status app or for other ways to prove you’ve been fully vaccinated or are exempt visit nhsinform.scot-nhs-Scotland-covid-status. If you cannot produce proof of your Covid vaccination status, exemption letter or a negative lateral flow within 24 hours prior to the event, you will not be permitted to enter the event and no refund will be offered. Updated 01/12/2021
Children 17 years and under go free, when accompanied by a guardian. Child tickets can be obtained on the day of racing.
There will be no group discounts, no packages or OAP available.
Coming as a carer? Carers go free with a valid carers I.D or other valid carers documentation. Please ensure the person you are caring for has a valid adult ticket.
- Prior to purchasing, please ensure you carry out your own personal risk assessment, taking into consideration age, health status, and vulnerability for yourself and any others for whom you are purchasing tickets.
Please be aware that if the Scottish Government decides to withdraw permission to allow public access to this event or reduce event capacity, a full refund or transfer will be offered.
Upgrade your experience
Well Hung & Tender Burger & Beer Package
Add Beef to your raceday! This package provides admission, race programme and a 100% Aberdeen Angus burger from “Well Hung and Tender” – cooked in front of you, topped with Lockerbie cheddar cheese and fried onions, with a portion of chips. Enjoy alongside a cold pint beer, glass of house wine or soft drink. This package is available to individuals and groups on selected racedays. Vouchers for food and drink will be available for collection on arrival at Entrance 3. Please pick up your “Well Hung and Tender” Burger from our food court and enjoy it in our many outdoor picnic areas. Please note that this package is not available on selected days, including Stobo Castle Ladies Day.
Fish & Chips Package
Add some salt & sauce to your raceday! In addition to general admission, receive a Race Programme and enjoy a portion of freshly cooked fish and chips, with a choice of breaded or battered fish, accompanied by a cold pint of beer, glass of house wine or soft drink. This package is available for individuals and groups. Vouchers for food and drink will be available for collection on arrival at Entrance 3 and group organisers should distribute to their guests. After collecting your traditional Fish & Chips package you will be able to enjoy it in our many outdoor picnic areas. Please note that this package is not available on selected days including Stobo Castle Ladies Day.
Give your guests the finest experience
New Years Day Queen's Stand Restaurant
Enjoy your New Year's Day in the exquisite Queen's Stand Restaurant which offers stunning views across the winning post, the racecourse, and the parade ring - our Queen's Stand has a real royal flare. Opened by Princess Anne and visited by Her Majesty The Queen in 2016, it is rich in racing heritage and tradition. Our restaurant package includes VIP admission, a table for the day, a raceday programme, Pommery Champagne reception, an exquisite traditonal new year three-course meal with a locally sourced cheese board. Finished off with tea and coffee. Please note this package is sold in tables of 10. If you have a smaller party we recommend our Epperston Restaurant. Please do get in touch if you've any questions email@example.com
New Year's Day Epperston Restaurant
Start 2022 as you mean to go on. Dine in style, in our Epperston Restaurant ~ perfect for intimate gatherings of 2-6 people. Situated in the heart of our historic Grandstand, it offers the perfect blend of heritage, in a modern setting with unrivalled views across the final furlong. Entertain guests with a fine dining Epperston Hospitality Package. Your reserved table provides a base for the day, Pommery Champagne reception, with a traditional new year three-course Scottish menu prepared and served by Heritage Portfolio and a locally sourced cheese selection. Enjoy a panoramic grandstand view of the racecourse with private bar, Tote betting and Racecourse TV.