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Barbados Turf Club, Bridgetown

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The Barbados Turf Club, which regulates and promotes horse racing in Barbados, was established in 1905 and organizes three seasons of racing per year. With approximately 25 race meetings throughout the year running from January to April (Spring Season); May to September (Summer Season) and from November to December (Winter Season).

The location is the Historic Garrison Savannah, close to the capital, Bridgetown. The Garrison Savannah has been the home of horse racing in Barbados since 1845. The officers of the British Regiment, who were stationed in Barbados, used what was then the parade ground to match their horses in races and the wealthy merchants and planters later joined them.

Racing at the Garrison is not only for the race fan but can be a day of family entertainment. Those who want to enjoy the spectacle from the stands can do so, whilst others who prefer an informal picnic atmosphere can lounge in the shade of the tall trees surrounding the track. The whole family can enjoy Barbadian dishes like pudding and souse, rice and stew, fried fish and fish cakes. Quenching the thirst is not a problem with drinks ranging from refreshing coconut water and icy cold beer to the finest Barbadian rum.
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  • Facilities are simple but adequate. We watched seven races and had a fun time. Easy to place a bet. Staff were friendly.  more »
  • The Garrison Savana is the only place to be on a Saturday afternoon in Barbados. This track draws world wide class horses and their speed and strength can be experienced at such close quarters. One ca...  more »
  • We went there with our friends from Barbados had a great day Free to go ! Betting booths outside grandstand Horses run by right in front of you great spot  more »