The Spring Carnival may be drawing to a close but Ladbrokes Friday Night Lights is just getting started. What better way to spend your Friday night than at The Valley with eight quality races supported by live Beer Garden entertainment - it makes for the perfect end to the working week!
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.
Enjoy raceday hospitality in one of our fine restaurants with views that have food to match.
Enjoy a Summer of racing and exclusive Member benefits at The Valley.
Back your first winner and save with a Value Pack. It’s a combination of everything you need for a day at the races at one discounted price.
AFL Star Russell Robertson and Phil Ceberano will take centre stage in the Beer Garden playing all your favourite classics - it's one of the more unique places to watch the horses go flashing past.
Between the live music, food trucks, bookmakers and TAB facilities - it's the perfect trackside location to cheer home a winner and then there's only a few steps to the bar to celebrate!
Make sure you check it out this Friday night.
Dine out on Melbourne's best wood fire pizza at the Happy Camper Pizza Van. Yummo!
Our friends at Kelly Sports will keep the kids entertained with activities on the North Hill.
Grab your Winx Charity Poster with proceeds going to the Royal Children's Hospital Foundation.
New and existing Ladbrokes Members can enjoy the premium comfort of the Ladbrokes Lounge.
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.