It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas at The Valley! With the weather warming up the Summer Beer Garden is serving up live entertainment and delicious food, plus we have plenty of family fun.
Gates Open: 5.15pm - First Race: 6.30pm
The best way to get up close with all the racing action from the main lawn and Beer Garden.
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The Beer Garden will be the place to be at The Valley on Friday night with live music, food trucks, bookmakers and TAB facilities it's the perfect spot trackside to cheer home a winner.
Enjoy the relaxed atmosphere, cold beer and choice of food options all just metres away from the track with classic tunes from Michael Paynter.
Friday just got a hell of a lot better!
You will be spoilt for choice with White Guy Cooks Thai, Brother Hen and Fish 'n' Chips all calling The Valley home on Friday night.
The kids won't want to leave the Christmas themed Kelly Sports area on the North Hill. Heaps of fun!
The Junior Jocks Christmas Party will be in full swing. RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org or it's not too late to sign up from $15.
Hear all your favourites from the Beer Garden with Michael Paynter live on stage.
Free entry for Ladbrokes Members, the lounge is the hottest new spot on track! Go check it out.
Grab a perfect last minute Christmas present for that racing lover - opposite the Information Booth.
Gates Open - 5.15pm
First Race - 6.30pm
Adults - $10
Concession - $5*
Children under 17 - FREE (Must be accompanied by an adult)
*Concession - Centrelink Pensioner Card and Tertiary Student Campus ID Card only. (TPI card holders are admitted free).
Car - The Centre Car Park is located in the centre of the race track. Entry is from Dean Street or Wilson Street near the freeway via gates 6 or 7. Members' parking via Gate 1 on McPherson St. Public can enter the centre parking via Wilson St Gate 7. Train - Craigieburn line from Flinders St Station, stops at Moonee Ponds. MVRC is a 10 minute walk down Puckle Street.Tram - No.59 tram from Elizabeth St arrives directly at Moonee Ponds junction. MVRC main entrance is a 200m walk.Taxis - Taxis can be located after the races on McPherson Street. There is also a designated Taxi rank on the corner of Mt Alexander Road and Pascoe Vale Road.
Relaxed: Gentlemen (including children 13 & over) are required to wear a collared shirt (polo shirts not permitted) with tailored trousers or chinos. No tie is required, and suit coat, sports coat or blazer is optional. Dress shoes or leather boat shoes must be worn.
Not Permitted: Any variation of runner including joggers, sandals, thongs or any dilapidated footwear. Denim and denim-look clothing, jeans, jodhpurs, shorts, shirts without a collar, polo shirts, parkas, windbreakers, tracksuits, jackets including bomber jackets, duffle coats, untailored leather jackets, peaked caps, beanies, pullovers or cardigans without a jacket, sporting guernseys.
MVRC is a progressive club and has adapted it’s dress code to suit current fashion trends. Ladies are expected to maintain a suitable standard of dress in keeping with the distinction of the Members’ Reserve.