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Get Set for a Racy Festive Season at Musselburgh Racecourse

Celebrate the Festive season in style at Musselburgh racecourse this season. Situated just 6 miles from Edinburgh city centre, this five star rated visitor attraction offers a unique location to celebrate Christmas racing fixtures and New Year’s Day with clients, colleagues, family and friends. Our festive racedays on both the 5th and 20th December offer great value Christmas packages in the stylish Epperston Restaurant, as well as in our private suites, with a delicious 2-course turkey menu with all the trimmings. A fantastic option for a work Christmas Party with a difference.

Edinburgh is famous for its spectacular Hogmanay celebrations on Princes Street, with a host of entertainment including live bands and a breathtaking display of fireworks over Edinburgh Castle to welcome in the New Year. Kick start 2012 with a difference and ‘first foot’ with a day at the races on Sunday 1st January 2012. Continue the Hogmanay celebrations with our superb hospitality packages coupled with top quality jumps racing, alongside one of the most historic athletics events in the world – The New Year Sprint. This highly competitive athletics competition is the most enduring open athletics event in the UK. A handicap race held over 110 metres, the Sprint has been staged in Scotland annually since 1870.

If you are looking for a unique Christmas gift for family or friends, the 2012 annual race season provides a great idea the perfect Christmas present. Why not purchase a ticket for the popular Ladies Day which sells out every year? Tickets are available online or gift vouchers are available via the venue by contacting 0131 665 2958 or