International sport and glamour come together at Meydan Racecourse during Dubai's premier racing event - the Dubai World Cup. Featuring 11 days of thrilling thoroughbred racing and exciting special events, this world-class competition is a must for any visitor to Dubai.
Discover the embodiment of Middle Eastern equine racing tradition during the annual Dubai World Cup at the luxuriousMeydan Racecourse. This high-class happening - the biggest sporting event in Dubai - features nine races and a total $40M purse. Each January opens with the Dubai World Cup Carnival, an 11-day season of thoroughbred races that culminate in the exciting main racing event.
Throughout the season, a collection of high-profile horses and jockeys from around the world compete to claim their place in the final race.Before or after the races, head to the grandstand apron area to steal a peek of the competitors in the Parade Ring. Explore exhibits at the track's unique racing museum.
Meet the horses while you go behind the scenes on a guided stable tour. Dine at five different restaurants offering a range of choices from casual to elegant.After the big event ends, be sure to stay for the exciting post-race festivities, including a live show and concert. Held on the last Saturday of March, the Dubai World Cup attracts over 60,000 spectators for race day.
General grandstand admission to the Meydan Racecourse forDubai World Cup Carnival races is free. Tickets for the Dubai World Cup main event range from AED75-AED4,750 per person, depending on seat choice. Visit http://dubairacingclub.com/ for more information.
- Start:March 26, 2016
- End:March 26, 2016
- Where: Al Meydan Road, Nad Al Sheba, Dubai, Dubai, UAE
- Event Type: Sports & Recreation
- Ticket Price:From AED 25