Ladbrokes Friday Night Lights comes to an end with the last Group 1 of the Festival of Racing. Another star sprinter will add their name to the Group 1 Keogh Homes William Reid Stakes honour board, while off the track there is plenty of fun to be had.
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.
Grab yourself a Value Pack and sort out your racecourse admission, three beverages and a food voucher.
Get a head start on the 2019/20 season!
Enjoy raceday hospitality in one of our fine restaurants with views that have food to match.
Be part of a singles night with a difference!
Join in an action-packed night of dates, Group 1 horse racing, drinks, live music and a party that's sure to get the pulse racing!
Tickets include free-flowing drinks from 6pm-10pm as well as a selection of finger food and complimentary racecourse entry.
With an honour roll that includes Black Caviar, Apache Cat, Miss Andretti and more - which sprinting star will win this years Group 1?
After the last race, we're opening up the track for you to enjoy! Take snaps with your friends and walk the hallowed turf of champions.
Your favourite jockeys will be throwing giveaway items into the crowd in between races to celebrate the last meet of the season.
The last of 17 Ladbrokes 55 Second Challenge heats will decide the winner of the series with the leading trainer to receive a $55,000 cheque.
Up to 75% off all merchandise items in the Dulcify Room including Winx and Ladbrokes Cox Plate items. Starting from just $1!
Your favourite classics will be belting out from the Beer Garden live and loud from the Michael Stangel band.
We'll be playing all the action from the MCG live on the Super Screen with Collingwood taking on Geelong.
Melbourne's leading Food Trucks including Road Runner, Happy Camper, Ron's Handburger, Punters Grill and more!
Gecko Sports will bring the kids zone to life with interactive games plus face painters and a silent disco.
Grab a Winx Carlton Draught Can for just $5 on Friday night and go in the draw to win a Bar Fridge full of Winx Cans.
MVRC are proud to support the Moonee Valley Cricket Club with a community BBQ - $2 sausage in bread this Friday.
The Fox 101.9FM Black Thunder's will be trackside pumping all the latest radio beats with giveaways.
If you're a Ladbrokes member, come visit The Valley's newest home for any sports lover overlooking all the racetrack action.
The chosen Cheering for Charity horse will be racing to raise money for the Challenge Foundation.
Simply register at the Information Booth and show your keys and you will receive FREE soft drink all night long.
Experience the excitement from the heart of the action and soak up the all that is good about Friday night racing, live music and great company from your own private suite!
Minimum booking of 20 people - click below to find out more.
Gates Open - 5.15pm
First Race - 6.30pm
Adults - $20
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.
* Weather policy: In the event of strong winds, heavy rain, hail, lightning, hot weather being prevalent, activities may be cancelled or amended.