Christmas at the races

Welcome to your best Christmas party yet...

For a Christmas party to remember, visit Awapuni! With three great dates to choose from and a variety of indoor and marquee options there is a hospitality option to suit everyone. All days come alive with great racing action, live entertainment and plenty of festive fun!  Hospitality packages sell fast - make sure you book early to secure your place.  For a Christmas party to remember, you simply must attend one of the three fabulous parties at Awapuni Racecourse.

 

General Admission $10 

17 and under Free when accompanied by an adult

Member for a Day $30

Access to the Members Stand and Members facilities. Members Stand dress standards 

Tickets can be purchased online which include gate entry.
Tickets can also be purchased on the day from the Raceday Office but do not include gate entry.

Members can purchase up to two additional tickets for $25 each.

Hospitality packages

Upgrade your raceday, book the ultimate Christmas party experience and choose from one of our festive hospitality packages.

All hospitality packages include course admission, water, racebook and pens and dedicated betting facilities, bar facilities, security and hosts.

Package options and pricing below.

 

Saturday November 24th 2018

Saturday 15th December 2018

Saturday 22nd December 2018

 

FEATURING

Rangitikei Racing Club featuring the Bulls Country Cup

Manawatu Racing Clubs - LawnMaster Eulogy Stakes

Manawatu Racing Club featuring The Hotel Coachman Manawatu Cup 

 

HOSPITALITY PACKAGES

If you have any queries on the below packages or details please contact us on 06 356 4940 or email us on hospitality@manawaturacing.co.nz

All hospitality packages include course admission, water, racebook and pens and dedicated betting facilities, bar facilities security and hosts.

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CHRISTMAS IN THE SILKS

24th Nov - Sold Out 

15th Dec - Sold Out

22nd Dec - Available

Indulge with your work colleagues, friends or family in the Silks Lounge. Located on the top floor of the function centre, the room boasts panoramic views of the racecourse, with a balcony that giving you the best view of the day’s action.

Package Includes:

  • A delicious Christmas themed buffet luncheon follwed by dessert
  • A platter of nibbles for your table to enjoy later in the afternoon
  • A premium beverage package (includes all beers, reserved wines and non-alcoholic beverages) throughout the day
  • MC and prize draws to keep you entertained between races
  • TAB Facilities
  • MC for the day

 

 

 

$150 per person

 

 

To book please contact:

hospitality@manawaturacing.co.nz

06 356 4940

 

Note: Tables are for 8 to 10 people. If you purchase fewer than 10 tickets you may be required to share your table with others.

 

 

Naughty or Nice

24th Nov - Sold Out 

15th Dec - Sold Out

22nd Dec - Available

Want the best of both worlds? This package gives you the choice of sitting inside or out. Located on the Terrace overlooking the track, you will have a superb view of the races and the Birdcage.

Your package includes:

  • Scrummy festive themed buffet lunch followed by dessert
  • Standard beverage package throughout the day which includes standard beers, wines and non-alcoholic beverages
  • Roving MC and visit from Santa to keep you entertained
  • TAB facilities.

 

 

 

$130 per person

 

 

To book please contact:

hospitality@manawaturacing.co.nz

06 356 4940

 

Note: Tables are for 8 to 10 people. If you purchase fewer than 10 tickets you may be required to share your table with others.

 

The Nutcracker Suite 

24th Nov - Available  

15th Dec - Sold Out

22nd Dec - Available

The Nutcracker Suite is the perfect place to host your Christmas party.  Located in the Manawatu Room overlooking the Birdcage and Winning Post you will spend the day celebrating in style.

Your package includes:

  • Scrummy festive themed buffet lunch followed by dessert
  • Standard beverage package throughout the day which includes standard beers, wines and non-alcoholic beverages
  • Roving MC and visit from Santa to keep you entertained
  • TAB facilities.

 

 

 

$95 per person

 

 

To book please contact:

hospitality@manawaturacing.co.nz

06 356 4940

 

Note: Tables are for 8 to 10 people. If you purchase fewer than 10 tickets you may be required to share your table with others.

 

Tinsel Town Lawn Party 

24th Nov - Available  

15th Dec - Available

22nd Dec - Available

This Christmas themed marquee village is located on the home straight. The most popular of all the Christmas hospitality options, this is always quick to sell out. Spend an afternoon on the village lawn in the sunshine with great racing action and live music

Your package includes:

  • A mouth-watering selection of lunch boxes followed by dessert
  • There is a cash bar, MC and a visit from Santa to keep everyone entertained
  • A visit from Santa and live music to keep you entertained
  • TAB facilities

 

 

$95 per person

 

To book please contact:

hospitality@manawaturacing.co.nz

06 356 4940

 

Note: A minimum of 10 people per marquee is required for this package and a maximum of 12 before another marquee is required

 

The Christmas Bash 

Only available on 24th November & 15th December 2018

The Christmas Bash is situated in the Eulogy lounge.  A perfect opportunity to gather that group to celebrate the end of year.  You can't view the racecourse from the room but can walk directly out into the grandstand overlooking the birdcage.

Your package includes:

  • 2 Drinks Vouchers
  • Luncheon
  • Visit from Santa
  • TAB facilities
  • Cash bar.  A bar tab can be arranged in advance
 

 

$55 per person

 

 

To book please contact:

hospitality@manawaturacing.co.nz

06 356 4940

 

 

 
 

Credit card fees apply. 

** Members Stand dress standards apply

For our terms & conditions for booking and ticketing please click here