Experience the epitome of elegance and speed this December in Hong Kong's premier horse racing event, featuring elite jockeys and magnificent horses. The LONGINES International Jockeys’ Championship determines the winning jockey through four pinnacle races, while the LONGINES Hong Kong International Races, sees fierce competition as top-tier horses contest four Group One races for international bragging rights. Come and witness thrilling battles for turf glory and enjoy a variety show, live music, exquisite cuisine and a vibrant party atmosphere. Experience an unparallelled racecourse extravaganza in this city of splendour!
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Spectacular Opening Performance
Feel the pre-race excitement with a mesmerising opening performance in the Parade Ring by Karen Mok, one of Asia’s leading pop singers. Her songs will set the stage alive, creating an electrifying ambience to get the day’s events started. Be sure to arrive early for Karen’s first-ever performance at the Sha Tin Racecourse.
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Witness the pinnacle clash of the world's top jockeys
This Dec 6, witness the world's elite jockeys competing at Happy Valley Racecourse, showcasing unmatched skills and unwavering courage. The LONGINES IJC is more than a racing event; it's a night of fantastic entertainment. Indulge in exquisite treats and speciality drinks, enjoy live performances, and be enchanted by a pyrotechnics and lighting display. The vibrant night sky mirrors the unique buzz created at this racecourse in the heart of the city, offering an unparallelled racing party experience.
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Experience the most thrilling international racing event of the year
Gear up for the most anticipated horse racing event of the year – the LONGINES HKIR, set to unfold at Sha Tin Racecourse on Dec 10. Experience a day of unparallelled excitement as four Group One races unite top jockeys and racehorses in a thrilling battle for top honours. Mark your calendar and witness the heart-pounding competition first-hand. Indulge in delectable cuisine at our exclusive restaurants, and revel in the opening performance by a well-known singer, then a pyrotechnics display at the closing ceremony. Join us live to see and cheer on the sport’s greatest champions.
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GREAT VENUES TO ENJOY
Embark on a Racing Journey at The Gallery
At The Gallery, enjoy the racing thrill and flourish your racing knowledge through Racing 101, guided by our Racing Specialists to bring out your best game.
Enjoy Racing at Stylish Bar and Lounge
Feel the rush at adrenaline - where it all comes alive. It’s one of the hottest entertainment spots in town: live performances, signature cocktails, racing thrills with Racing Specialists’ sharing, and much more can be found at this chic crossover of a bar and lounge.
2/F Track View Terrace
Designated seats with a panoramic racecourse view
With an impressive view of the entire racetrack, comfortable seating and Wi-Fi services, make a perfect day at Happy Valley Racecourse. Around 500 designated seats with writing desks for an enhanced wagering experience.
Panoramic racecourse view
Unparalleled racing experience
With comprehensive facilities and a wide selection of Asian and Western cuisines. Over 100 LED screens and table TVs at most of the tables are available for customers to enjoy real-time racing information. Balcony seats can obstacle-free view to our enormous LED TV display at the concourse, by providing a cozy area while cheering on your favorites.
Hay Market and Jump
Embark on a Racing Journey at Hay Market and Jump
Enjoy the racing thrill and flourish your racing knowledge through Racing 101, guided by Racing Specialists to bring out your best game.
Enjoy Thematic Stage Event
Getting high together. Enjoy a thematic race day with our Racing Specialists and tailor-made programs at Digital Zone Stage Event.
Refreshing Roof Deck
Way for the unrivalled view of home stretch and finishing line in our relaxed outdoor venue. You may enjoy a variety of racecourse snacks, drinks & beer, with a sense of relaxation and holiday.
Racing Event Zone
Enjoy the fun of live racing and various entertaining activities
With 300 cozy seats set out in theatre style, multiple LED TVs and a wide array of betting facilities, you could chill and relax all day. Activities with different theme would be held on every race days, you could enjoy the excitement of betting with ease.