It’s the Spring Racing Carnival event with a difference - Australia’s richest race under lights is the centrepiece to what is an unforgettable opening to the Ladbrokes Cox Plate Carnival.
The Valley flicks the switch on Group 1 racing and entertainment as headline acts entertain the energetic crowd on racing’s ‘Night of Nights’.
Gates Open: 5:00pm - First Race: 6:30pm - Last Race: 10:00pm
Your ticket to night racing at it's very best! Tickets are available for purchase at the gate.
Join today and enjoy the 2018 Ladbrokes Cox Plate Carnival from the Members' Enclosure.
Night racing just got better! Experience it up close and personal from the racetrack infield for one epic night under lights.
Performing on the main stage is Triple ARIA Award nominated Australian rock band Dallas Crane.
Having played alongside You Am I and then Regurgitator, band members Chris Brodie, Dave Larkin, Pete Satchell and Steve Pinkerton are sure to have The Valley rocking.
The $1M Group 1 Ladbrokes Manikato Stakes is the richest race under lights won by the likes of Chautauqua, Lankan Rupee and Buffering.
Trent Bell, former band member of The Collective, will be playing tunes all night long from The Piazza.
Grab your limited edition Carlton Draught Winx Beer from the Winx Bar located in The Piazza.
Get your food fix from Melbourne's leading vendors including Happy Camper Pizza, Brother Hen, 400 Gradi and Biggie Smalls.
All the latest Ladbrokes Cox Plate and Winx merchandise will be available in store opposite the Information Booth.
Our friends, the Fox FM Street Team, will be on course giving away prizes and merchandise.
Take a snap in front of Harrold's Fashion Finish activation located in The Piazza.
Test your golfing game and find out all about the 2019 Presidents Cup pop-up.
Simply register at the Information Booth and show your keys and you will receive FREE soft drink all night.
In the 50 years of the Manikato Stakes, Australian sprinting greats have stamped themselves in The Valley's premium sprint.
First run in 1968, the race is named in honour of the champion sprinter who won this race twice.
It's racing with a difference! Night Racing takes things up a level and brings The Valley to life.
It's the richest race under lights in Australia. Who will race for $1 million in prizemoney?
Find out your best way to get to The Valley and all your transportation options.
What time does it start? What can I bring? Have a question - chances are you'll find the answer here.
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All you need to know about Members Dress Code for the Ladbrokes Cox Plate Carnival.