Thursday, May 31, 2018
PLAN B - BRIGG BLOG'S MARKET RASEN RACE MEETING PREVIEW
FROM MARKET RASEN RACECOURSE
Excitement is growing ahead of the opening Jockey Club Live event of 2018 at Market Rasen Racecourse with Plan B in concert after the horse races which are sponsored by Drayton Motors of Lincolnshire.
The big day is on Friday, 1st June. After seven jumps races, the Brit Award winner and acclaimed director, actor, and musical maverick Ben Drew - who released his fourth album, Heaven Before All Hell Breaks Loose, last month - comes on stage.
Visitors are encouraged to enjoy the racing ahead of the concert which will take place after the final race scheduled for 5.20pm.
Nadia Powell, General Manager, Market Rasen Racecourse, said: “Jockey Club Live concerts are now hugely popular annual events in Lincolnshire – with racing and music fans. Our visitors have enjoyed seeing superstars like Tom Jones, Jess Glynne, Olly Murs and Kaiser Chiefs in recent years, attracting record crowds.
“Plan B is a marvellous attraction and thousands of his fans have been snapping up tickets for the racing and the concert. We are also delighted to welcome Drayton Motors of Lincolnshire as sponsor of all the horse races during the afternoon.”
Tickets for Jockey Club Live are for both the racing and the concert. The racecourse is made up of three enclosures during racing - County, Tattersalls and Lawn Enclosure.
The first horse race is at 1.40pm, with gates open two hours before.
Tickets cost: (County) adults £45 and accompanied children aged 5-17 £25; (Tattersalls) £38 and £20; (Lawn) £30 and £20. Under 5s enter free. Book online at http://marketrasen.thejockeyclub.co.uk or on 0344 579 3009.
Delays can be expected leaving the racecourse car park after the event. The racecourse closes at 8pm.