DONCASTER stages a double header this weekend as the Flat season continues to get into full swing with racing on Friday (start 2.10pm) and Saturday evening (start 5.05pm).
KAT Communications Cash Back Day on Friday offers racegoers who pre-book tickets the opportunity to receive individual £1 vouchers redeemable against food and drink at racecourse bars and food outlets, in return for the Grandstand or Family ticket purchased. This is limited to the first 15,000 tickets booked online in advance.
KAT Communications support the feature race, a handicap contest for three-year-old sprinters over five furlongs. Zest Bar & Grill of Doncaster and locally-based Atteys Solicitors also sponsor a race on Friday, while online sports betting service, Free Bets support a trio of races.
The action on Saturday evening – the inaugural ‘Visit Bawtry’ Race Evening – sees enterprises based in the local town of Bawtry each supporting a race in conjunction with The Bawtry Retail Association. They include The Crown Hotel, Ziniz Tuscan Restaurant, China Rose Restaurant, Robinsons Designer Clothing Boutique, Fine & Country Estate Agents, Innovation Financial Services & Coco Ice Cellar Cocktail Bar.
The opening race is a contest for lady amateur riders, supported by The Amateur Jockeys’ Association of Great Britain.
After racing on Saturday evening, there’s live music from ‘Rio Madness’ in the main betting hall.
A shuttle bus service will be in operation from the railway station.