Show Day Races

The information below is correct for Addington Cup Week in 2017.  This information will be updated throughout 2018 once details are confirmed.


Show Day Races at Addington on Friday 17 November 2017 is the ultimate harness racing day out!

If it’s a fabulous family day out, then this is the day for you. Bring the kids, a picnic and you can sit back, relax and enjoy the wonderful days racing from the Lindauer Lawn, there’ll also be entertainment for the kids.

Feature races include the Woodlands NZ Free For All for the very best pacers and the Haras des Trotteurs Dominion Handicap for the highest quality trotters.

This year entry is by way of a gold coin donation, with all funds raised going to the Māia Health Foundation to help them raise the funds for a helipad on the new building at Christchurch Hospital.

If you really want to relax, enjoy the company of friends, family or work colleagues, then leave the organising to us. We have hospitality packages to suit everyone.

The Grand Final of the Kiwi Punters Championship 4 ‘The Syndicate’ is held at Addington on Show Day. Over $100,000 and entrance into the National Horseplayers Championship Tour Final, that has a prize pool of US$2.5m held in Las Vegas with flights and accommodation up for grabs. For all the details of the Championship and how to enter, visit our Kiwi Punters Championship page.

Whichever option you decide, Show Day Races at Addington is truly a great racing day out for everyone.

We look forward to you joining us at the home of harness racing.


Please Note:

  • Children 14 years of age and under are free
  • No surcharges apply

For information on tickets visit our Tickets page.

For information on our Hospitality Packages visit our Hospitality page.