Racing at Meydan
Meydan Racecourse offers a full season of horse racing, running from November, 3 2016 to March, 25 2017.
The season includes a calendar of nine domestic Racing at Meydan meetings, each carrying a purse of up to AED1m. The Racing at Meydan meeting runs concurrently to the international Dubai World Cup Carnival.
Dubai World Cup Carnival
The Dubai World Cup Carnival, worth more than US$10.9m in prize money across 10 race meetings, runs from January to March every year and is a season of high-class international race days contested by the most high-profile owners, trainers, horses and jockeys in the world. It runs alongside the domestic Racing at Meydan season.
Dubai World Cup
Created through the vision of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, the Dubai World Cup provides a truly global stage upon which the best horses in the world come to compete every year.