The weekend starts here.

Long summer nights with friends & loved ones dancing until dusk beneath the stars. Pop up food markets, BBQ's, bands and bars.

Heady Friday nights, racing under lights at Canterbury Park.

KIA Friday Night Racing. Free Entry.


Make racing a family affair. Kids can saddle ups for a pony ride, meet their farmyard friends at the petting zoo, or bounce until your heart's content on our giant jumping castle. Let your creative juices flow with a colouring competition, have your face painted while listening to background beats by local musicians. Enjoy a magical night with a special visit from the Fairy Princess, and roving characters.


Simply enter your details to go into the draw to win a $10,000 cash prize.

The prize will be drawn at Canterbury Park on the closing night of the Kia Friday Night Racing Series, on Friday, 28 February, 2020.

The winner must be on course at Canterbury Park on Friday, 28 February, 2020 to claim the prize.

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Public Hospitality Options

Guineas Restaurant

The Guineas Restaurant is a relaxed sit-down dining option with sweeping views of the Canterbury Park track, and a-la-carte menu created by our award-winning catering team:

Your night racing experience includes:

  • General Admission & Racecourse Entry
  • Reserved table in the Guineas Restaurant
  • Two or Three Course Menu Option
  • Cash Bar Facilities Available
  • Racebook per guest
Make a Booking
Cost 3 Course Meal - $75.00
2 Course Meal - $60.00
Time 5:30pm Fri 31 Jan
Phone 1300 729 668
Book Now

Open Terraces

Enjoy the night racing action from the comfort of your very own undercover Open Terrace. Overlooking the Winning Post and perfect for groups of 10, there is no better way to enjoy the best of Kia Friday Night Racing at Canterbury Park.

Your night racing experience includes:

  • General Admission & Racecourse Entry
  • Private reserved undercover terrace for 10 guests
  • Racebook per guest
  • Finger Food menu
  • Beverage package for the evening
  • Dedicated wait staff for your terrace
  • Complimentary infield parking via King Street
Make a Booking
Cost $1,100 per terrace
Extra Min. 10 people
Time 5:15pm Fri 31 Jan
Phone 1300 729 668
Book Now

Food Markets

From wood-fired pizza  mouth-watering burgers and sweet treats, find moments to savour, with food market flavours thanks to the Canterbury Park Foodies & Farmers Market. Click here for more information.

Kia Carnival

It’s a Kia Carnival at Kia Friday Night Racing. Have your photo taken, play the clown bop reaction game, or visit the glitter bar!

Roving Characters

Make your friday night magical. Meet and have your photo taken with a Fairy Princess and other characters.

Free Kids’ Activities

Get creative with colouring competitions, saddle up for a pony ride, meet farmyard friends at the petting zoo, or bounce on a giant jumping castle.

Jockey Meet & Greet

Snap a picture or collect a signed collectible card from hero jockey Tim Clark from 7.00pm – 7.15pm on the trackside stage.

Transport & Parking

Check up-to-date information for public transport, taxi drop-off and parking.

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