Ticket Types

If you are looking to book a ticket for one of the three days of the William Hill Ayr Gold Cup Festival at Ayr Racecourse it has never been easier...

Not sure which ticket type to purchase for the 2021 Virgin Bet Ayr Gold Cup?! Then here is a rundown of all you need to know. 

Please note due to the ongoing pandemic we are currently operating at a limited capacity, therefore tickets are limited, so we advise booking in advance to avoid disappointment. 

Club ticket

The Club Badge entitles you access to all the public on course facilities.

Experience the glamour! 

These include the Champagne Bar and Gardens, where on a beautiful summers day you can sit out and soak in the unique atmosphere of a day at the Festival. From this spot you also have easy access to watch the horses as they walk around the Parade Ring and you can also walk to see the horses in the pre-Parade Ring. 

The races can be viewed from the first floor of the Princess Royal Suite which offers panoramic views across the racecourse and you are in a perfect location to watch the thrilling climaxes to each race. 

There are also various tote outlets in the Princess Royal Suite and a betting shop. Silks Cafe Bistro is also within this Club area. 

Thursday £26 - BOOK NOW

Friday £33 - BOOK NOW

Saturday £52 - SOLD OUT 


Grandstand Ticket

A great value for money ticket to enjoy a day out at the Festival

Experience the buzz! 

This ticket allows you access to the Grandstand and the Sports Bar on the Ground Floor of the Princess Royal Stand. The latter is one of the top Grandstand facilities at any course in the United Kingdom. 

You can also walk to the Parade Ring and see the horses as they walk round before jockeys mount and they head to the post for the start of the race. 

Thursday £18 - BOOK NOW

Friday £25 - BOOK NOW

Saturday £30 - SOLD OUT 

Discounts & Concessions

Ayr Racecourse offer a variety of discounts to all its customers.

Advanced Booking Festival Discount
£2 off Club / £1 off Grandstand tickets if booked and paid for six weeks prior to the fixture.

Group Booking Festival Discounts*
For parties of 20 or more save £4 Club / £2 Grandstand if booked and paid for two weeks prior to the fixture.

Senior Citizen Discounts*
£5 off club or grandstand tickets for senior citizens aged 60 and over at every race meeting with the exception of the William Hill Ayr Gold Cup Saturday.

2 for 1 Carer Ticket*
For disabled person(s) and their carer(s) on providing disability/carers accreditation.


* One discount per person. These discounts cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer. Terms and conditions apply.

Book With Confidence

During the ever changing situation, to provide reassurance when booking, any customer who purchases a ticket for a future fixture will be entitled to either a transfer or obtain a full refund in the event it is 

cancelled. If a customer is required by law to be in self isolation at the time of the event and can provide the relevant proof, they will also be entitled to a transfer or refund. Please note that Ayr Racecourse also reserves the right to transfer, refund or upgrade you at any point based on any specific capacity restrictions and zoning protocols.

For full details on COVID restrictions, Code of Conduct and FAQs please CLICK HERE 

“We at Procast are delighted to be given the opportunity to once again attend the Gold Cup at Ayr Racecourse. We have taken up the opportunity of sponsorship packages over the years which has proved a great success. Our staff and invited clients are all looking forward to the day, which should again, be a fantastic event for everyone attending with another outstanding hospitality experience.”
Gillean Watters, Head of Finance