Gauteng Summer Cup 2019 at Turffontein Racecourse

WHAT TO EXPECT

RACING

The Summer Cup has brought together Joburg’s communities since its inception in 1897, with crowds flocking to Turffontein to experience the excitement of horse racing. Boasting exemplary quality fields and large prize money, the R2 million race offers a day of electrifying racing, while making the sport accessible and fun for young and old alike.

ENTERTAINMENT

A highlight of the day is the Summer Cup’s infamous half-time show. Taking place just before the main race, to announce it in the grandest way possible, this year’s extravaganza will feature an impressive line-up of drum majorettes, a massive field band, a choir and incredible dancers, and will be headlined by local talent, Freshly Ground.

HOSPITALITY

There are a host of different ways to enjoy the race day. Whether you’re looking for an awesome corporate year-end, a day out with friends or a family outing, we have you covered. Click here to see our various hospitality packages, which range from street parties to elegant VIP experiences, parties on the track and more.

CARNIVAL AND FAMILY

Everyone is welcome at The People’s Race. Bring the whole family and experience our full-sized, world-class carnival, complete with ferris wheel, mechanical rides, face painters, buskers and more. Treat your family to a day out in our dedicated family zone, which is safely and conveniently situated near the carnival and right atop the finishing stretch.

PARTY

From young, urban youth and students in the Urban Alley to sophisticated fashionistas and celebs in a variety of stylish hospitality areas, the Gauteng Summer Cup is packed with parties to suit all the people of Gauteng. There’s no shortage of luxury dining, exciting live entertainment and epic dancefloors. Click here to take your pick.

FASHION

From roving fashion shows to fashion-conscious guests and red-carpet worthy celebs, the Gauteng Summer Cup is a sartorial sensation. A feast for the eyes, the festival of fashion never disappoints, so don yourself in your most stylish Summer Chic outfits as you prepare for a day of sartorial style and unforgettable fun.

ABOUT

Joburg’s biggest horse race returns to the grand and historic Turffontein racecourse on Saturday 30 November 2019.

The Gauteng Summer Cup is one of the province’s most prestigious annual sporting events, combining the finest in horse racing with an awesome day out. While the focus is on the thrilling horse races, the event is packed with entertainment for the whole family.

There’s something for everyone at the People’s Race. Enjoy the day in your pick of a wide variety of stylish hospitality areas, from where you can enjoy electrifying racing, good food, drinks, roving fashion shows and exceptional live music.

Saturday 30 November 2019

Turffontein Racecourse
Gates Open at 11h00

Days

Hours

Minutes

Seconds

TICKETS

KIDS ACCESS

R20

GENERAL ACCESS

R85

FAMILY ZONE

R100

SUMMER GARDEN

R295

PARTNERS

CONTACT

Enquiries

For any enquiries or further information please call: 073-202-8308 or fill out the following form

Contact Us
reCAPTCHA

General Enquiries

Press Enquiries

Turffontein Racecourse

14 Turf Club Street, Turffontein, Johannesburg, 2190

Gates Open @ 11h00

Call Us: 073-202-8308

Close Menu