Join now the great family of racecourse lovers, participate in the best stylish competitions, have a chance to win big, and enjoy all the magnificent entertainment opportunities available around! Make sure you purchase the tickets well in advance, before everything is sold out!
New Zealand Cup and Show Week 2016 – the Most Thrilling Event Of the Year!
It is about time that you become familiar with one of the best events the racing industry has to offer you, and it is taking place in the state of the arts Riccarton Park! During this week, you will be able to enjoy the Riccarton Park Racecourse, the Addington Raceway, and the Canterbury Agricultural Park. This spring festival will be focusing mainly on racing, agriculture and general entertainment! The New Zealand Cup & Show Week will be taking place in Christchurch from Saturday, November the 5th, until Saturday, November the 12th, 2016.
Win the Cup Day Style!
You think you know how to look stylish at any given time? Believe you have what it takes in order to compete against other stylish men and women and even stand a chance to win them? If your answer is yes, or if you simply feel you want to compete for the sports, Riccarton Park is giving you the option to express yourselves during the New Zealand Cup and Show Week!
If you want to check out all the latest and hottest tips on how to look good during the race week, and which outfits stand out most in the stylish competition, you better check out the official Riccarton Park website right away! Best advice for men and women is already available on web, and the sooner you learn what will make you a winner, the better!
How to Enter the Competition?
Entering the fashion competition can be done online via the official Riccarton Park website. Entering is free, and requires to be over 18 years old, and anyone competing can win great prizes! Registration will start during September 2016 – make sure you make it!
Entertainment, Events and More around New Zealand Cup & Show Week’s Events
Coming over to enjoy the best event of the year is a great opportunity to enjoy all of the additional benefits of this magnificent area! Generally, you would like to keep in mind that the surrounding is rich in things to see, do, eat, and try out during this special week.
Regarding food and beverage, you will be able to enjoy multiple restaurants, bars, cafes, bakeries, fast food places, wineries and so much more! Transportation solutions are very comfortable nearby, and include car rental options, public buses, trains, bicycle hiring, an airport, and the list goes on and on.
If you want to enjoy additional entertainment options, art galleries, cinema & theaters, venues, churches, shopping centers such as malls, markets, departments stores and many other entertaining places are offered to all of the family!
Parks and recreation options are also available for everyone who stays over for a while, and beaches, bowling clubs, sports fields, fitness centers, and multiple additional possibilities are open to everyone!
No matter when you come, and what your purposes are, you will find everything you need and want over here in no time at all!
Riccarton Park Racecourse Addington Raceway & Canterbury Agricultural Park Show
There is always something new to learn about one of the best races in this country! (full information is provided in the official website). For those of you who can’t wait, here are a few details you probably don’t want to miss:
When it comes to Riccarton Park Racecourse the event will be taking place only 10 minutes driving from Christchurch airport, and a map of the venue will be posted on the site before the event begins. Plenty of parking site is available for the drivers who come to the area, however it is good to keep in mind that during this thrilling time the roads are busier than usual, so it is warmly suggested for drivers to make it early to the place, so they won’t be delayed because of the traffic.
Regarding Addington Raceway, it is good to remember that the event will be taking place only 30 minutes drive from Christchurch Airport, and only minutes away from Central City. Leaving early due to heavy traffic is suggested for this event as well.
Last but not least is the Canterbury Agricultural Park Show, which will be located near Hillmorton and the suburbs of Wigram. The public parking during the event is free, and there are three entrances to the park. Once more, it is warmly suggested to visitors to make it in advance to the area in order to avoid delays caused by the heavy traffic right before the event.
Best Accommodation to Visitors
The visitors of Riccarton Park are welcome to enjoy some of the most superb accommodation solutions in the area, and to have the time of their lives as they are celebrating on the one hand, and relaxing on the other. The top accommodation places offered to the Riccarton Park gusests are: Novotel, Ibis, Rydges Latimer Christchurch, the Classic Villa, and Breakfree on Cashel. Here is a little taste of what is offered in each of these places:
Novotel – spacious bright modern rooms, beautiful views over the southern Alps, stylish restaurants which offer buffet breakfasts and meals, and multiple other benefits!
Ibis – this hotel is in great proximity to the Cathedral Square, areal attractions and the airport. With 155 rooms, Oopen Restaurant & Bar, and a comfortable meeting room, you will definitely find your own hot spot in this place!
Rydges Latimer Christchurch – this new building, which operates only from the end of 2013, offers 128 rooms and suits, across 5 floors. Bloody Mary’s Bar – Lounge – Grill is located on site, and it provides the ultimate venue for your Cup Day Breakfast! Champagne & transfers to raceway are also included!
The Classic Villa – this luxury hotel offers its visitors to enjoy the finest boutique hotel accommodation, which is located in the middle of Christchurch. The place has been awarded 5 times at the Tripadvisor Certificate of Excellence, Best New / Redeveloped Accommodation Hotel in Christchurch, Qualmark 5 Star Accommodation & Silver Envrio Award, during the years 2011 – 2015! Just a few steps away from Christchurch city’s most new and popular attractions!
Breakfree on Cashel – this is, without a doubt, the ultimate place to take a break. Placed in the heart of Christchurch, Breakfree makes it easier than ever before to walk anywhere you want, and if you wish to stay in place, you will be able to enjoy the great technology offered. This includes a Samsung Smart TV, wireless keyboard, cell phone mirroring services, wireless internet access, and fun changing colour lights in the guest bathrooms! No matter what you want, here you can have it!
Stay In Touch and Enjoy the Latest Updates and News
If you wan to be notified with everything that is going on, as quickly as possible, all you have to do is sign up to the media channels of Riccarton Park New Zealand land-based casino! As you do, you will receive constant updates to your personal devices, and you won’t miss a thing! As you join the Facebook page, for example, you become a part of over 12,000 members family, as you join the Instagram page, you add yourself to a list of 750+ followers, and as you join twitter, you join more than 200 other followers right away!
At these pages you will be able to see all the latest pictures, videos, recommendations, and many other relevant details which will make you feel a part of the family in no time! Don’t miss the opportunity to join this wonderful community!
What are you waiting for? The best real money races, events, and competitions are about to take place in one of the hottest places in New Zealand! Make sure you book your places well in advance!