A magical Christmas at the racecourse: 12 dates for your diary!

Immerse yourself in the festive atmosphere at the racecourse during the Christmas holidays!

Activities include (depending on the date): meeting Father Christmas and his happy elves, free entertainment for children, winter treats, a giant Christmas tree and decorations…plus a host of thrilling horse races! Entry is FREE for children under 12 and from just €3 for parents. Find out what’s in store now!

OUR TICKETING OFFERS

3 December 2023

Free for children under 12 years old!

From 4€
5 December 2023

Free for children under 12 years old!

From 3€
6 December 2023

Free for children under 12 years old!

From 3€
15 December 2023

Free for children under 12 years old!

From 3€
16 December 2023

Free for children under 12 years old!

From 3€
20 December 2023

Free for children under 12 years old!

From 3€
21 December 2023

Free for children under 12 years old!

From 3€
26 December 2023

Free for children under 12 years old!

From 3€
28 December 2023

Free for children under 12 years old!

From 3€
29 December 2023

Free for children under 12 years old!

From 3€

NOS ANIMATIONS GRATUITES

Father Christmas will visit Deauville-La Touques racecourse on Saturday 16th December. Bring your children along to meet him, take a souvenir photo and go home with some free sweets!

Your children can post their Christmas list to Santa in a special letter box set up on the racecourse until 21st December. Father Christmas will reply to all letters and a draw will be made, with a host of great gifts up for grabs. The winners of the draw will be contacted by phone after 22nd December.

Strike a pose and take home a photo of your family enjoying their day at Deauville-La Touques racecourse thanks to our special Christmas photo studio, set up between the winners’ enclosure and the grandstand.

A make-up artist and magician will take it in turns to keep your children entertained at the racecourse on weekends and during the school holidays. All entertainment is completely free of charge!

Dates of activities:
– Face painting: Sunday 3rd, Tuesday 26th, Thursday 28th, Friday 29th December and Friday 5th January
– Magician: Saturday 16th, Tuesday 26th, Thursday 28th and Friday 29th December and Saturday 6th January

Treat your children to some magical memories they will never forget!

REFRESHMENTS

Roasted chestnuts, pancakes, hot drinks…

Warm up with some delicious winter treats, such as roasted chestnuts, pancakes, fresh pretzels and hot drinks. All of these refreshments and more will be served in the Bar des Casaques until 21st December, then in stalls set up on the racecourse until Saturday 6th January.

ADDRESS
HIPPODROME DE DEAUVILLE – LA TOUQUES
45 AVENUE HOCQUART DE TURTOT
14800 DEAUVILLE
SECURITY INFORMATION

For safety reasons, pets are not permitted on the racecourse, even on a lead.

BY TRAIN

Train station: Deauville (trains leave from Paris Saint-Lazare)
Tel.: 3635 (from a French phone)

TAXI

Deauville-Trouville Taxi Service
Tel.: +33 (0)2 31 87 11 11

BY CAR

Using the Waze app
Enter the address “Hippodrome de Deauville-La Touques”.

A13 Paris-Caen motorway:

  • Take the turning towards Deauville
  • Follow the road into the town centre (centre-ville)
  • After the train station, turn left down Avenue de la République
  • Before the church, turn left towards Saint Arnoult
  • The racecourse is 400m further down, on the left.
PARKING

Parking available on site, subject to availability.
We recommend booking a parking space in advance on our ticketing website.

IMPORTANT: If you buy a parking ticket, please print it out so you can show it at the allocated entrance.

Parking costs €3, tickets available in advance on our website.

BY TAXI

Central taxi Deauville-Trouville : 02 31 87 11 11.

CHRISTMAS AT DEAUVILLE-LA TOUQUES RACECOURSE

Celebrate Christmas at Deauville-La Touques racecourse with 12 festive race days, magical decorations and family-friendly entertainment. Meet Santa and nibble on some delicious roasted chestnuts and winter treats. Save the dates of the winter meeting and immerse yourself in a magical Christmas experience. Join us to celebrate Christmas with racing action, festivities and surprises for all the family.