Fixture Overview

Enjoy the thrills and excitement of our final Saturday raceday of 2017 at Ayr with quality racing and top notch entertainment.

Jump into the action at our final Saturday meeting of 2017 that combines great racing and live entertainment to make this the perfect day out for friends, families and colleagues!

There is some fantastic prize-money on offer – £100,000 in total – which will attract some top horses, trainers and riders.

The feature race is the Tennent’s Cup Scottish Champion Hurdle Trial Handicap, a £30,000 two mile hurdle which was won last year by Space Ship a horse that has switched stables since that win leaving Robbie Hennessey’s Irish base and now with Jimmy Moffatt near Cartmel in Cumbria.

Space Ship in action at Ayr last year

There are no fewer than three £18,000 contests including the one mile seven furlong Magners Handicap Chase which was won in 2016 by the course specialist Special Catch.

This really is a day not to be missed here at Scotland's Premier Racecourse!

11:00am Gates Open
12.50pm First Race
4.20pm Last Race

Advance booking price: Save £2 on Club ticket(s) and £1 on Grandstand ticket(s) if booked and paid for six weeks prior to the fixture.

Club Ticket Group Booking discount: For parties of 20 or more save £4.00 if booked and paid for two weeks prior to the fixture.

Grandstand Ticket Group Booking discount: For parties of 20 or more save £2.00 if booked and paid for two weeks prior to the fixture.

Under 18's: If you are under 18 and accompanied by an Adult entry is free.

Type: National Hunt



Entertainment after Racing at Tennents Raceday

It wouldn't be a day out at Ayr Racecourse without amazing live entertainment, and we some fantastic acts lined up!

The amazing Highway Band will be taking to the stage in the Princess Royal Suite after racing playing some brilliant covers that are sure to fill the dancefloor. There will also be a DJ playing downstairs in the Ayrshire Suite to ensure the party continues!


What are you waiting for, book your tickets, grab your friends and look out your glad-rags as we celebrate our last Saturday fixture of 2017 here at Ayr Racecourse!

First race 12.50 pm, last race 3.50 pm. Gates open 11.00 am.


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