Top Cat Window Blinds Family RacedayFeatured Event
The 2020 race season gets under starter’s orders with a fun-filled Top Cat Window Blinds Family Raceday on Sunday 3 May.
Palmaris Services RacenightFeatured Event
Start your weekend early at the Palmaris Services Racenight on Friday 15 May.
This racenight features some of our best racing, including the Braveheart Handicap Stakes, followed by incredible live music.
Cadzow Castle RacedayFeatured Event
Head to Hamilton for an exciting afternoon of racing at Cadzow Castle Raceday on Wednesday 27 May.
MacRoberts LLP RacedayFeatured Event
Make the most of your Thursday with a thrilling afternoon of racing at MacRoberts LLP Raceday on Thursday 4 June.
Audi on Demand RacenightFeatured Event
Join us straight from the office for an evening of racing action at Audi on Demand Racenight on Wednesday 10 June.
Bothwell Castle RacedayFeatured Event
Experience the thrill of racing at our Bothwell Castle on Wednesday 17 June.
Saints & Sinners RacenightFeatured Event
The annual Saints & Sinners Racenight returns on Thursday 25 June.
Hamilton Park donate a portion of ticket sales to the Saints & Sinners Club of Scotland Charity. So simply by attending, you’re helping to support worthwhile causes.
Almada RacedayFeatured Event
Come racing at our Almada Raceday on Tuesday 30 June. The feature race is one of our most valuable races, The Almada Mile Handicap.
Family RacenightFeatured Event
Our ultimate Family Racenight is on Saturday 11 July. Under 18s get FREE entry and all kids’ activities are FREE too.
Racing TV Club DayFeatured Event
Racing TV Club Day on Thursday 16 July is an afternoon of exciting racing action.
Heineken UK Glasgow Stakes RacenightFeatured Event
Heineken UK Glasgow Stakes Racenight on Friday 17 July features some of the best flat racing in Scotland. The feature race is the Glasgow Stakes which is our richest, most valuable race of the season.
Boë Violet Gin Ladies’ NightFeatured Event
It’s the big one! Boë Violet Gin Ladies’ Night on Saturday 1 August is our most glamorous racenight of the season.
Expect a glittering evening of celebrity entertainment, incredible music performances, stylish fashion shows and more!
Scottish Trophy RacedayFeatured Event
Experience the thrill of the horses hooves thundering along the track at Scottish Trophy Raceday on Tuesday 18 August.
Ladbrokes Lanark Silver Bell RacenightFeatured Event
Historic racing is the focus of Ladbrokes Lanark Silver Bell Racenight on Friday 28 August. This will be the 13th running of the Lanark Silver Bell Handicap Stakes at Hamilton Park.
After racing, there will be heart-thumping DJ entertainment!
Wednesday RacenightFeatured Event
For an action-packed evening, come racing on Wednesday 2 September.
Sunday RacedayFeatured Event
Finish your weekend in style at our Sunday Raceday on Sunday 20 September.
Sodexo RacedayFeatured Event
Join us on Monday 21 September for a heart-thumping afternoon of racing at Sodexo Raceday.
September Weekend Family RacedayFeatured Event
We’re closing the 2020 season with a fun Family Raceday! Join us on the September Weekend holiday Monday on 28 September.
Where to be for the best views
The Club Enclosure
Club badge holders get the best views of the course and can stand right at the winning post for the exciting finishes on the uphill straight for which the course is so renowned. Those within the Club Enclosure can also access the Champagne Bar and Dukes Restaurant. One hour before the first race a tipster will be on hand in Dukes Bar for all the betting advice you will need for the day. Club badge holders can also access the Grandstand Enclosure.
Within the Grandstand there is a family friendly restaurant, the Conservatory Bistro, good views over the track, and badge holders can access the Paddock Lawn facilities which include an open barbecue during the Super Six meetings. A children’s play area is open at all fixtures and the Grandstand Enclosure is perfect for a family day out at the races.
How to find us
Direct trains are available from Glasgow Central whilst trains from Edinburgh Waverley service Motherwell with onward connections to Hamilton.
Just 15 miles from Glasgow City Centre or 40 miles from Edinburgh, Hamilton Park is easy to reach thanks to excellent access from the M8 and M74 motorways.
There is free parking in the main public car park for all meetings. There is also the Dukes car park for label holders, Annual Members, Owners, Trainers and Jockeys. On busier days/evenings, there is overflow parking at Hamilton College and Caird Street.
What to wear
There is no particular dress code, although football colours are not encouraged. Racegoers are encouraged to be happy and comfortable. On Ladies’ Night and Saints & Sinners Racenight racegoers are able to really enjoy dressing up and wear hats or fascinators if they choose. Ladies’ Night will be all about the fashion – with competitions for the best dressed lady on the evening. Although there is lots of grass around, there are also plenty of paths, so high heels are not a problem.
Hamilton park racecourse is a thoroughbred horse racing venue in Hamilton, Scotland to the south of Glasgow. It is a flat racing venue, with a season that runs from May to October.Racing has been staged in Hamilton since 1782 and it is now part of Scotland’s great sporting heritage. More than two centuries worth of punters have visited the course wanting to place a bet or simply just enjoy a grand day out at the races.Several landmark events in racing have occurred on Hamilton Park’s grounds. On 18 July 1947 it became the first course in Britain to stage an evening fixture while on 8 May 1971 the racecourse became the first to hold a morning meeting. These innovations would become commonplace for racecourses around the country.The present racecourse opened in 1926 and since 1973 it has been owned by the Hamilton Park Trust which reinvests all profits into developing the course. In 2015 Hamilton Park racecourse became the first horse racing venue in Scotland and the first small independant racecourse in the UK to offer free customer Wi-Fi.