Westport Races Trots

Dec. 26, 2019
Westport and Karamea

West Coasters - join Westport Trotting Club on Boxing Day and 28 December for Interislander Summer Festival racing events this season.

A stunning setting, relaxed atmosphere and fantastic live entertainment - this is summer NZ! Treat the whole gang to classic summer memories and smiles with a fun-filled day out trackside at the Interislander Summer Festival Westport Trots.

Escape with friends and family to some of the country’s best scenic spots and enjoy an unforgettable day on-course with great food and drink, free kids entry and entertainment, and exciting harness racing action.

Beat the crowds and pre-book a guaranteed great view of the track with a range of packages to suit your group’s style, size and budget. Or just kick back and unwind in the sunshine with a low-key picnic on the lawn.

Kids entertainment

From on-track games to the free MoreFM Kids Go Racing area - there’s plenty to keep the kids entertained on raceday.

  • MoreFM colouring in competition - be in to win an iPad.
  • More FM Kids Go Racing Area - all day entertainment.
  • More FM Sack Race.
  • Interislander Tug of War
  • Great Journeys of NZ Sprint Race.
  • Great Journeys of NZ Coin Toss - be in to win a $500 Interislander voucher.
  • Plus other fun activities!

Get ready for the ultimate summer gathering, book your spot now at theraces.co.nz

Top tip: Make sure you get cash out before raceday. Placing bets and buying food and beverages is a lot quicker.

(However, EFTPOS will be on course if you need it to get cash out).


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