Motukarara Christmas at the Races 2019

Christchurch Christchurch
Sun 15 Dec


43 Duck Pond Road, Motukarara

Celebrate the year and celebrate the season with Christmas at the Races! Treat yourself to an action-packed day of entertainment including fantastic food and drink, live music and thrilling racing action.

Whether you’re looking for fun office Christmas party ideas, or a relaxed day out with friends and family, there’s a hospitality package to suit your group’s size, budget and style. From a low-key picnic on the lawn to a festive themed and fully catered marquee of your own, our friendly team will make planning your perfect Christmas function a breeze.

Just 20 minutes from Christchurch, Motukarara is the ideal venue to take advantage of the wholesome country hospitality, live entertainment, and first-rate harness racing action.

Book now to secure your spot, then just turn up and enjoy the party!

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GENERAL ADMISSION Aged 18 years and over

Track-side Christmas Village:

Track-side Christmas Village Marquee 3x3 Marquee and entry for 10 people

Track-side Christmas Village Extras:

ADDITIONAL PERSON Limited to 2 extras per marquee


43 Duck Pond Road, Motukarara

Payment Options

Credit Card
Bank Transfer
Online Eftpos

Delivery Options

Courier (signature reqd)
Courier (rural delivery)
Please note: not all delivery or payment options may be available at checkout due to compatibility with other events that may be in your cart.

General Admission $10.00 for 18 years and over, 17 and under free. 

Gates open at 10.00am, hospitality opens at 11.45am 


Track-side Christmas Village

Catch all the action from your festive-themed mini marquee with superb views of the track.

Your package includes:

  • Delicious tapas-style platter to start buffet lunch including carved champagne ham, Canterbury lamb and baked whole salmon with fresh seasonal vegetables and summer salads
  • Selection of festive desserts
  • MC to keep you entertained
  • Bar offering “Club” prices on a wide selection of beverages.

Note: Minimum of 10 people per mini marquee is required for this package, with a maximum of 12 people before another marquee is required.

No BYO alcohol allowed in the Track-side Christmas Village