Afternoon Racing - Wednesday 23 October

Wednesday 23rd October 2024

gates open

11:00 (TBC)

first race

13:12 (TBC)

last race

17:10 (TBC)

race type



6 to 8



Midweek Fun For All to Enjoy

Liven up your Wednesday with a touch of excitement and some sporting action! Join us for Afternoon Racing in Fontwell for an all-around enjoyable atmosphere to share with colleagues, family and friends.

Experience Horse Racing in Fontwell

Experience the world of jump racing with our evening race event featuring several thrilling races. If you’re looking for things to do in Fontwell this October, this could be an ideal autumn day out. Just imagine, you’re trackside, wrapped up against the crisp October chill, listening to the clamor of the hooves as you watch the horses race to the finish, and celebrations fill the air.

A Different Kind of Mid Week Outing

Weekday racing has its own appeal – it's ideal for those who aren't tied to the the set Monday-Friday schedule. Skip the weekend hustle and bustle, and enjoy the smaller crowds. Whether you're looking for a laid-back outing or want to be the first to know about rising stars in the sport, our horse racing event in West Sussex has got you covered.

Get Your Horse Racing Tickets

Grab your tickets online before the event to enjoy some savings!

Group bookings can save:

  • 10% when you purchase 4 tickets

  • 12% when you purchase 6 tickets

  • 15% when you purchase 10 ticket

  • 20% when purchase 20 tickets!

And of course, you can also pick up tickets and concessions at the gate when you arrive if you prefer.

Join us for Afternoon Racing and add some fun to your Wednesday.

See more details

Our restaurants and hospitality packages are not available for this fixture. If you’re looking to celebrate or make your day extra special, take a look at our hospitality calendar to see which fixtures have hospitality available or call our events team on 01243 543335.

Thirsty Day at the Races *

Grab a fantastic value ticket and drink bundle

- Admission ticket & raceday programme
- Two pints of Carlsberg (or soft drinks)
- Great access to all of the action on and off the track

* Must be booked in advance. Limited availability.


a Day at the Races *

Grab a fantastic value ticket, food and drink bundle

- Admission ticket & raceday programme
- Drink (beer, wine or soft)
- Traditional Pie
- Great access to all of the action on and off the track

* Limited availability, so book early!


Admission - Advance

Access to public bars, eateries, and betting outlets along with views of the racing action including the parade ring & pre-parade ring. Advance tickets save you £££'s

Get extra savings when booking more tickets;
4+ 10% discount
6+ 12% discount
10+ 15% discount
20+ 20% discount
*group discounts automatically apply at checkout.


Racecard Message

Celebrate in style by crafting an exclusive message for the racecard! Your personalised greeting, such as a 'Happy Anniversary,' will be featured in the racecard and announced during the event.

Let us know your message (of up to 20 words) at least seven days before the event, by responding to your confirmation email or sending to

Limited availability

Maximum: 1

From how to find us to what you can bring along, click here to get answers to all your questions.

Book in Advanced and Save

Book your ticket the day before racing and save up to £5!

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