On-course Activities


Variety Show

Venue: Parade Ring, Sha Tin Racecourse

Time: Approx. 12:00 noon

There’s more to racing than just the races! Arrive early and kick off a day of excitement at the Variety Show! The BMW Hong Kong Derby starts with rising star singer Gin Lee’s energetic live performance to welcome the four-year-old elite horses to the track. Feel the lively spirit and excitement these young stars of the stage and of the racetrack bring to the event as they enter the Derby together for the first time!

BMW Hong Kong Derby 2023

Meet the Derby Ambassador

Join Donnie Yen in welcoming the freshest galloping warriors to the Sha Tin Racecourse! These four-year-old racers may be young in years, but their fighting skills are not to be underestimated, much like our international movie star event ambassador. Clap and cheer as the horses compete in battle for glory!

Save the date and head to the Sha Tin Racecourse to support the BMW Hong Kong Derby with Donnie Yen!


Enjoy Live Music

Apart from the races, live performances will also take place at the Public Forecourt. Move to the beat as the races begin! These performances will transform your Derby races into a once-in-a-life-time experience!

BMW Showcase

As the title main sponsor of the Derby races, BMW Hong Kong will lend their support to the thrilling event by showcasing some of their best automobiles at the Parade Ring and Public Forecourt. Check out this exciting range of BMW i Series vehicles, which includes the new BMW iX!

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Gifts for All Entrants

All entrants to BMW Hong Kong Derby before 3:30pm will be gifted a designated “Derby Cap” upon admission, the perfect accessory to help racing fans cheer on the horses and jockeys. It’s also a wonderful souvenir for you to commemorate this exhilarating event! The number of caps is limited, so be sure to get yours before they’re all gone!