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September

WILLIAM HILL AYR GOLD CUP OPENING DAY
Ayr Racecourse, Whitletts Road, Ayr

The first day of Scotland's biggest flat racing festival with seven races featuring some of the leading trainers and jockeys in the country. Feature race is the William Hill sponsored Kilkerran Cup run over one mile two furlongs which regularly attracts a quality field

And throughout the afternoon there are some excellent races with the opening two races both featuring two year olds.

Ladies have the chance to win a bronze coin and a place in Ladies Day final which is the feature of the second day of the meeting.

After racing today a leading local band will play in the Horseshoe Bar.

Tickets: Club - £23 | Grandstand - £15

01292 264179 www.ayr-racecourse.co.uk
Thur 18th Sept 2014 12.10pm

WILLIAM HILL AYR GOLD CUP LADIES DAY
Ayr Racecourse, Whitletts Road, Ayr

William Hill Ayr Gold Cup Ladies Day is a day when one lucky lady will win a car courtesy of Kerr & Smith while the runner up will soon be enjoying a fabulous holiday from Stewart Travel.

Up to 27 ladies will have won a bronze coin at a variety of race meetings including the Thursday and Friday of Gold Cup week and will be asked to draw the name of a horse running in the feature race on Friay - the William Hill Ayr Bronze Cup.

And after the dust has settled on the racing the fun continues with three hours of top entertainment.

Tickets: Club - £27 | Grandstand - £17

01292 264179 www.ayr-racecourse.co.uk
Fri 19th Sept 2014 12noon

WILLIAM HILL AYR GOLD CUP
Ayr Racecourse, Whitletts Road, Ayr

The most magical day's racing of the flat season in Scotland with people flocking from all over to enjoy the feast of racing action.

The atmosphere is electric and in addition, to the big one itself there are some other fascinating races to savour during the afternoon including the William Hill Ayr Silver Cup, the William Hill Doonside Cup and the William Hill Firth of Clyde Stakes

In addition to the fantastic racing action there is also some top quality entertainment lasting for three hours after the final race and throughout the afternoon there is also entertainment in the Champagne Lawns and in the tented village.

Tickets: Club - £42 | Grandstand - £22

01292 264179 www.ayr-racecourse.co.uk
Sat 20th Sept 2014 11am

SEPTEMBER FINALE RACEDAY
Ayr Racecourse, Whitletts Road, Ayr

THE final meeting of September and one that will see some top southern yards make the trip north in a bid to land some prize money.

Jim Goldie and Keith Dalgleish are the leading Scottish trainers and they will be determined to keep the races for themselves so we are in for an interesting afternoon's sport.

Tickets: Single enclosure £15.00

01292 264179 www.ayr-racecourse.co.uk
Tue 30th Sept 2014 tbc

October

LA BARRIQUE WINE RACEDAY
Ayr Racecourse, Whitletts Road, Ayr

THE final flat meeting of the 2014 season at Ayr and one that will see the prizes for the leading flat owner, trainer and jockey presented.

Current holders are Johnnie Delta Racing, Jim Goldie and Graham Lee - can they hold onto to their titles ?

Seven races over a variety of distances and there's sure to be an enthusiastic crowd to cheer on the jockeys as they bring the curtain down on the flat at Ayr this year.

Tickets: Single enclosure £15.00

01292 264179 www.ayr-racecourse.co.uk
Thur 9th Oct 2014 tbc

OCTOBER FUN RACEDAY
Ayr Racecourse, Whitletts Road, Ayr

THE first jumps meeting of the 2014-2015 jumps season at Ayr and one that sees a slightly earlier than usual start to the National Hunt at Scotland's premier track.

Jockeys like Brian Harding, Henry Brooke, Richie McGrath and Peter Buchanan will all be in action and there will some truly competitive racing.

Tickets: Single enclosure £15.00

01292 264179 www.ayr-racecourse.co.uk
Mon 27th Oct 2014 tbc

November

JOHN SMITH'S RACEDAY
Ayr Racecourse, Whitletts Road, Ayr

THE last Saturday meeting of the year at the track and one of our most exciting racedays with some top quality jumps action.

A real good mix of hurdle, chase and national hunt flat races makes for great entertainment and this is traditionally a well attended fixture with good sized fields vying for decent prize money.

Tickets: Club - £21 | Grandstand - £15

Tel: 01292 264179 www.ayr-racecourse.co.uk
Sat 1st Nov 2014 tbc

HEROES RACEDAY
Ayr Racecourse, Whitletts Road, Ayr

THE final meeting of 2014 at the track so come along and enjoy some top northern jumps racing featuring leading stables and jockeys.

A good mix across the seven race card of hurdles, chases and national hunt flat racing so plenty to enjoy.

Tickets: Single enclosure £15

01292 264179 www.ayr-racecourse.co.uk
Wed 12th Nov 2014 tbc

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Fancy a flutter at the races at Ayr Racecourse or just a great day out?

Here you will find upcoming race meetings and sporting events in Ayrshire.

The racing event of the year is the Scottish Grand National, a 2 day festival which brings thousands of visitors to Ayr every year.