New Year's racing at Cheltenham Racecourse

Saturday 1 January 2022

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See in 2022 with Cheltenham's big day out, when Cheltenham Racecourse hosts thrilling races and a chance to continue the celebrations on New Year's Day.

For a memorable way to see in 2022, Cheltenham will once again be hosting its annual New Year’s Day racing – and this year it falls on a Saturday!

Taking place on Saturday 1 January 2022 and promising the perfect way to continue the celebrations in style, plenty of fun is scheduled for Gloucestershire families on and off the track.

Whether you’re a racing expert who will be studying the form or want to start the new year with a spot of trackside action in the festive fresh air for the first time, the New Year’s Day racing event in Cheltenham is a highlight on the town’s annual calendar time and again.

There are several compelling contests lined up on the track, while the Family Fun Zone and children’s activities are perfect for keeping youngsters happy, including appearances from kids TV characters Bluey and Bingo. Even better, under 18s get free entry too.

With attendance from some of the best horses, jockeys and trainers in the UK, as well as a fantastic line up of family entertainment including music from the Bootleg Beatles, spending New Year’s Day at Cheltenham Racecourse beats a day in front of the box.

For more information, and to book tickets, visit

New Year’s Day racing 2022
Cheltenham Racecourse
Saturday 1 January 2022
Gates open at 10.30am with the first race around 12.10pm.
Ticket prices are to be confirmed.
0344 579 3003

© SoGlos
Friday 03 December 2021



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