Dec 11 LONGINES Hong Kong International Races
Hong Kong is renowned among sports fans its world-class racing excellence, and the LONGINES Hong Kong International Races is the city’s flagship annual event. Bringing together top horses and jockeys from around the globe, the LONGINES HKIR have become widely recognised as the Turf World Championships since their beginnings in 1988.
Featuring four Group One races in a single day at Sha Tin Racecourse – the LONGINES Hong Kong Sprint, LONGINES Hong Kong Mile, LONGINES Hong Kong Cup, and LONGINES Hong Kong Vase – the Turf World Championships offer a total cash prize of HK$110 million.
Come and experience truly world-class track action and exceptional off-track entertainment.
Book your seats now and immerse yourself in one of the world’s richest and most celebrated racing events with ticket prices starting at just HK$10!
Venue: Parade Ring
Get warmed up with spectacular performances at the opening variety show, where singer and a hypnotic drum performance from local troupe Gekko Taiko will provide a pulsating prelude to the races!
Time: 1:00 pm
Venue: Parade Ring
The Hong Kong Police Band will get the day’s action under way by performing the Chinese National Anthem after Race 2.
Closing Pyrotechnic Show
Time: 6:00 pm
Venue: Turf Track
Feast your eyes on a futuristic pyrotechnic display as the sky lights up in celebration to honour this year’s champions.
Racecourse entrants will receive a
designated HKIR Cap upon admission
Available at both Sha Tin and Happy Valley Racecourses, while stocks last
Equipped with multiple LED televisions displaying comprehensive racing information, the spacious betting halls offers an enhanced betting experience with a wide array of facilities which enable racegoers to keep abreast of real-time odds and to bet at ease.
Meet our virtual horse at the revamped Digital Zone. Create your own WhatsApp sticker or take a photo with our beloved racing heroes free of charge. In our new Digital Zone paid area, fans can socialize and mingle at our communal table and in the enclosed common area. Enjoy feeds of instant racing insight shared by Racing Specialist, or get them from your exclusive iPad at each seat.
The Public Betting Hall features a spacious environment and multiple high-definition televisions broadcasting real-time racing information. With the provision of Wi-Fi services on every floor, iPads and mobile phone charging stations, horse racing enthusiasts can stay ahead of the game with information made available through digital means. The snack bar offers easy access to tasty treats for you to recharge and chill out.
With an impressive view of the entire racetrack, comfortable seating and Wi-Fi services, it is the perfect setting to sit back and enjoy your day at Happy Valley Racecourse. All designated seats with writing desks for an enhanced wagering experience. A sweeping view of the racetrack and diamond vision screen broadcasting live races from multiple angles for soaking up the excitement and action from start to finish.