Summer Carnival: Oaks and Derby

SUMMER CARNIVAL

OAKS AND DERBY

Racing, fashion, entertainment plus bottomless dining and beverage packages across two days in February and March. Dual date packages available, read on to find out more

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FASHION

Oaks & Derby combines the best racing has to offer. Embrace fashion - our style-spotter will be on course to choose the best of the best. Scroll down to find out more about the Alexandra Park dress code.

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DINING

All tickets include bottomless dining in our Tasman Room restaurant. Enjoy a selection of enticing dishes from our buffet, served fresh from 7pm until 9pm. Alternatively you can upgrade to our all inclusive package with a 4.5hr beverage run time.

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RACING

Oaks and Derby are Premiere race nights. This means more thrills, more action, and bigger stakes for the all star drivers and trainers racing on the night. Get amongst it! Get competitive, pick your favourites and place your bets!
Don't know how to bet? Learn here

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MUSIC

NZDJ will be here vibing with the crowd and taking song requests from our guests to keep the party going between races.

CLICK ON A DATE TO BUY YOUR TICKETS

PLEASE NOTE:
We recommend booking in sooner rather than later as our prime viewing comes in at a first in, first served basis!


Save when you purchase our Summer Carnival Pass which gets you along to both events!

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DRESS CODE

At Alexandra Park, we advise smart casual attire but encourage guests to take full advantage of their night at the races and embrace race day fashion. Dress to impress!

If you are booked into one of the rooms in the Function Centre, we recommend Evening Wear with the following suggestions:

• Cocktail Dresses
• Maxi Dresses
• Dress Pants
• Blouses
• Headwear on premiere nights
• Suit Pants, Shorts & Shirts
• Jeans & Chinos
• Collared Shirts

We DO NOT allow:
• Jandals or Sports shoes
• Beach Shorts
• Tracksuits
• Caps or beanies

All clothing should be tidy and presentable

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RACE NIGHT SCHEDULE

OAKS – Friday 28 Feburary:
• 5.30pm: Doors open
• 6pm: First race (est)
• 7pm: Buffet Opens
• 9pm: Buffet Closes
• 10.30pm: Last race (est)

DERBY – Friday 06 March:
• 5.30pm: Doors open
• 6pm: First race (est)
• 7pm: Buffet Opens
• 9pm: Buffet Closes
• 10.30pm: Last race (est)

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TEAL PANTS CAMPAIGN

Throughout the months of February and March, our female drivers wearing Teal Pants will automatically qualify to be a part of the campaign. If they win, they’ll receive $400 in donations for the cause:

• $200 from Harness Racing New Zealand
• $100 from Woodlands Stud
• $100 from Auckland Trotting Club

In addition, we will have other activations on the day so you can get involved and show your support.

More information coming soon!

TICKET OPTIONS

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GENERAL ADMISSION – FREE

Entry into our two general admission areas is free. The Alex Bar and Eatery features a cafe, bar and restaurant with outdoor access trackside with views of the Parade Ring. The Lyell Creek Lounge is located on level one of the Function Centre with access to outdoor seating on balcony. Both have delicious food and drink menus for guests.

 

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BUFFET ONLY – $65PP

We have an all-you-can-eat buffet only option for both our Oaks and Derby evenings. Your ticket will gain you access to the Tasman Room, located on level one of the Function Centre with sweeping views of the home straight and finishing post. Explore Alexandra Park with doors leading out to the Parade Ring and track side. Enjoy an amazing array of seafood, hot dishes, salads with desserts to top the night off.

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BUFFET & BEVERAGES – $115pp

We have a bottomless buffet and beverage package which will see you through the race day into the evening for both our Oaks and Derby evenings. Your ticket will gain you access to the Tasman Room, located on level one of the Function Centre with sweeping views of the home straight and finishing post. Explore Alexandra Park with doors leading out to the Parade Ring and track side. Enjoy an amazing array of seafood, hot dishes, salads and desserts including beverages from 5.30pm until the last race.

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SUMMER CARNIVAL PASS – FROM $120

Save when you purchase a Summer Carnival Pass! This gets you into BOTH of our Oaks and Derby events. We have a buffet only and dining with beverages option. Enjoy a lively social racing atmosphere in the Tasman Room located on level one of the Function Centre with sweeping views of the home straight and finishing post with direct access out to the Parade Ring and track.

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PRIVATE ROOMS – ENQUIRE

Host your own private race night in a more intimate setting. Customise the layout of the room and feel free to decorate to suit your occasion!

Email dining@alexandrapark.nz for more information or to book.

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CORPORATE EXPERIENCES – ENQUIRE

Take a walk through the stables with one of our industry professionals, jump on the back of our mobile barrier to witness the start of a race or get right in the action by climbing into a dual sulky next to one of NZ’s best drivers and compete in a race against others. Our corporate experiences take racing one step further! Click here for more info.

Contact Karen Blanchard:
karen.blanchard@alexandrapark.nz
027 808 3150

CLICK ON A DATE TO BUY YOUR TICKETS

PLEASE NOTE:
We recommend booking in sooner rather than later as our prime viewing comes in at a first in, first served basis!


Save when you purchase our Summer Carnival Pass which gets you along to both events!

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