The 2019 season starts with a bang with the Perth Festival and is set to attract some of the biggest and best names in UK and Irish racing to Old Scone this season.
Experience the fantastic Perth Festival atmosphere which is enjoyed not just by the racegoers but by the jockeys, trainers and owners too. There will be a huge amount of excitement in the Grandstand area as the crowd welcome in another year of first-class racing action to the UK’s most northerly racecourse.
We have a fantastic prize available for a group of four to WIN a Winning start Package each for the final day of Perth Festival - Friday 26th of April!
Included in your package is:
Perth Racecourse offers a guaranteed fantastic day out. Grab a group of your best friends, get dressed up to the nines and head out for a fun day at the racecourse.
WEAR: Dress smart and appropriately for the Scottish weather! No ripped jeans, trainers or football colours
EAT: Head to Well Hung & Tender for a juicy burger between races!
DRINK: Treat yourself to some Edinburgh Gin from the One For Arthur Gin & Fizz Bar at the Parade Ring
SEE: The Highland National – the longest race staged at Perth over the entire season over three miles, six furlongs
DO: Be sure to visit the parade ring to see the horses close up and personal
PARTY: Make sure you stick around after the final race on the Friday to see live music from Corra in The Barn
This fantastic prize includes an overnight in the Salutation Hotel, a leisure trip for two on the River Tay, lunch at Willowgate Cafe and your choice of aqua zorbing or archery at Willowgate Activity Centre.
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June 10th Monday 2019
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June 7th Friday 2019
Take a trip down memory land and dig out your memories of the City Hall in Perth city centre!
May 29th Wednesday 2019