The R5 million Betway Summer Cup is ready to rock!
Jozi’s premier horse racing event has returned to entertain and thrill, with a bold theme: Summer Reign.
Start planning your outfits and get your tickets to the event of the season.
Whether it’s showing off your style in one of our hospitality areas, watching superb racing, enjoying our spectacular half-time show or a fun filled family day you’re after, the Betway Summer Cup has it all and more.
Joburg’s biggest horse race takes place at the grand and historic Turffontein racecourse on Saturday 25 November 2023.
The Betway Summer Cup is one of the province’s most prestigious annual sporting events, combining the finest in horse racing with an awesome day out. While the focus is on the thrilling horse races, the event is packed with entertainment for the whole family.
There’s something for everyone at the People’s Race. Enjoy the day in your pick of a wide variety of stylish hospitality areas, from where you can enjoy electrifying racing, good food, drinks, roving fashion shows and exceptional live music.
The Betway Summer Cup has brought together Joburg’s communities since its inception in 1887 with crowds flocking to Turffontein to experience the excitement of horse racing. Boasting exemplary quality fields and large prize money, the R5 million race offers a day of electrifying racing, while making the sport accessible and fun for young and old alike.
The sizzling entertainment line-up will take the event to a whole new level.
The Betway Summer Cup is the only race day to feature a half-time show, bringing together a colourful blend of performers to set the tone just before the main race.
There are a host of different ways to enjoy the race day. Whether you’re looking for an awesome corporate year-end, a day out with friends or a family outing, we have you covered. Click here to see our various hospitality packages, which take place right alongside the track in our casual Summer Garden, or high above the crowds in our elegant suites which boast birds eye views, scrumptious meals and live entertainment.
From informal fashion shows to trendsetting guests and red-carpet worthy celebs, the Betway Summer Cup is a style sensation. A feast for the eyes, the festival of fashion never disappoints, so don yourself in your most stylish Summer Chic outfits as you prepare for a day of sartorial style and unforgettable fun.
Get Ready to Reign at the 2023 Betway Summer Cup:
It’s time for you to own your Summer at the 2023 Betway Summer Cup.
‘SUMMER REIGN’ has been declared as the theme of the 2023 Betway Summer Cup – so bring your bold creativity and style and get ready to take charge on Joburg’s biggest race day.
The stakes for this year’s 2023 Betway Summer Cup have DOUBLED to a record R5 MILLION – making the event one of the biggest and richest on the African continent.
For the serious racegoers or the casual race day visitors this is your chance to OWN YOUR JOBURG SUMMER, to let your hair down and have some FUN, as we near the end of another long, hard Jozi working year.
Dress up and be BOLD with your race day colours, if GOING BLACK is your superpower, you want to POWER DRESS or light up the day in ALL WHITE or in your BRIGHT COLOURS or TRADITIONAL GEAR on Summer Cup day – go for it, do whatever makes you feel powerful and strong and makes you reign like Kings and Queens on the track this Jozi Summer.
It’s a horseracing and entertainment event like no other, the ultimate Jozi end of year bash!
Make the Betway Summer Cup your own…get ready for a sensational ‘SUMMER REIGN’.