thoroughbred racing

It is an exciting and entertaining experience
that is always best enjoyed in person.

Your patronage of the Royal Saint Lucia Turf Club is always appreciated and the club is focused on ensuring your experience is all that you hope it can be.

Whether you are young or young at heart, horse racing in Saint Lucia is designed to be an engaging occasion with distinct Caribbean flavours. Appreciate the skillsets of athletes, both equine and human, at close quarters as they fight for supremacy. Try your hand at picking a winner or simply enjoy the company of friends and family at the nation’s newest sporting facility.

Picking a Winner

Selecting a winner and cheering it home is a genuine joy. Should you wish to try your luck by placing a bet there are a number of locations around the track to do so. The club also has specialist staff on hand around betting windows who can assist you in explaining how to fill in betting tickets.

Please note: The Royal Saint Lucia Turf Club’s Rules of Betting only allows for bets to be placed by adults (18+ years of age).

Eating and Drinking

A selection of food and beverage options are available at the Royal Saint Lucia Turf Club across the public and VIP areas of the racecourse. Whether it is local cuisine or western options in the public zones or a buffet in the VIP marquee, patrons are provided with a selection of options to meet their requirements.

Dress for Success

Elegance is synonymous with the ‘Sport of Kings’ and it is no different in Saint Lucia. Whether you wish to be a ‘king for a day’ or a ‘queen for a day’ dress to impress to make the most of your experience.

Upgrade on the Day

Should you wish to purchase a ticket into a VIP Marquee on the race day you can enquire about availability at the Ticket Sales Counter located at a public entrance. VIP Marquees provide patrons with a cool relaxed environment to enjoy an afternoon of racing and are strategically located in close proximity to the finishing line so you can take in the theatre of racing at close quarters.

Please note: Some VIP marquees may not be available on feature days or may be sold out.

Things to know before your visit

Alcohol, coolers, food,
grills and tents

Are not permitted at the Royal Saint Lucia Turf Club

Traditional backpacks
and book bags

All bags are subject to inspection at the Admission Gate

and weapons

Are not allowed within the race track gates under any circumstances.


Are not permitted inside the Paddock or Walking Ring, due to the safety of our horses.

Trained service animals

Only trained service animals are permitted inside the gates.

Getting here

The Royal Saint Lucia Turf Club is located on La Resource Road only minutes from Vieux Fort and the Hewanorra International Airport.

It is recommended you talk with your local transportation provider for specific requirements.


Public parking is available on a ‘first come, first served’ basis should patrons wish to drive.

Local Mini Bus

It run regularly from Vieux Fort across the south and may also provide transportation options from Castries, Rodney Bay or Gros Islet.