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Christchurch Casino New Zealand Trotting Cup Ticket Launch

General Admission and Lindauer Lawn tickets are on sale from today, Wednesday 1 August 2012 for Christchurch Casino New Zealand Trotting Cup Day at Addington Raceway on Tuesday 13 November 2012.
Cup Day at Addington is one of the most glamorous and highly anticipated social events on Canterbury’s calendar and last year attracted a crowd of over 21,000.

The spectacular day is a festival of elite harness racing, fashion, food, fun and music, anyone who is anyone will be at this highlight of New Zealand’s racing calendar.   

The very best harness horses from New Zealand and Australia will take centre stage in the feature race of the day the Christchurch Casino New Zealand Trotting Cup, the country’s most prestigious two mile harness race.

Gates open at 9.30am.  The first race of the day starts at 11.50am and the feature race, the Christchurch Casino New Zealand Trotting Cup, will race at 5.15pm. Racing action will continue through to 6.30pm.

Race goers have a number of options as to where they can enjoy their day at the track.  The Lindauer Lawn (restricted to patrons aged 18 years or older) is the social hub of Cup Day action and is located on a grassed area close to the race track and the presentation area. There is also a range of great corporate hospitality options if you want to enjoy Cup Day in style.

The very popular Public Village which includes two large marquees featuring bars, food stalls, totes, seating, toilets, a stage area for music and fashion, a big screen featuring the day’s action and a large Speights Bar trailer, will again be available to all.

Ticket Prices for 2012

Christchurch Casino New Zealand Trotting Cup Day – Tuesday 13 November 2012

Gate entry / general admission - *$20 if purchased prior to race day $30 entry on the day, cash entry at the gate.

Lindauer Lawn package - *$60.  Includes gate entry and Lindauer Lawn entry.
Reserved Seating in the Temporary Public Stand - $60.  Includes gate entry.

*Booking fees apply

Dining and Hospitality packages available
Please contact Joanne McMaster – (03) 339 7908, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Lindauer Race Day - Friday 16 November 2012

Feature races – Woodlands New Zealand Free-For-All and Hellers Dominion Trot

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