LES DIMANCHES AU GALOP, A DAY OUT FOR EVERYONE
An unforgettable day out, an amazing journey for all the family into the wonderful world of horse racing.
Magical experiences and unique moments to remember for young and old alike, thanks to a host of free activities and attractions: pony rides, merry-go-round, racing simulators and many other surprises.
Sundays: 7, 14 & 28 April and 12 & 26 May.
Sundays: 21 April & 19 May.
GIVE YOUR CHILDREN A TREAT!
A ride to remember
Climb on board for a magical ride on the merry-go-round, a classical fairground favourite.
Choose your mount and off you go! You can enjoy as many rides as you want. Admission free for children.
MEET THE PONIES
Join your children (ages 3 and over) for a free introduction to the world of horses. Our ponies are waiting to share this unique moment with you. And it’s all free too!
Let's hit the track
Ready, steady, go! Young ones are all invited to take part in a foot race at the legendary ParisLongchamp and Auteuil tracks.
And to make their Sunday even more memorable, they will have the chance to join the jockeys in the parade ring.
Sign up on the day at the track.
And many other surprises...
The Dimanches au Galop events are a unique opportunity to watch top-class horses and jockeys in action.
At every Dimanches au Galop event, eight important horse races are run by the season’s most talented jockeys and their mounts.
The very best thoroughbreds compete on the flat at ParisLongchamp and the jumps racing elite do battle at Auteuil.
For the Prix Dimanche au Galop, the main race around which each event is built, young racegoers have the privilege of joining the jockeys in the presentation ring.
A unique insight into the heart of the races!
ALL ABOUT HORSE-RACING
Learn everything you need to know about horse racing thanks to our coaches in the Easy Racing Zone! Our racing experts unlock all the secrets of this exceptional sport to ensure that you could make the most of your day.
HORSE RACING SIMULATOR
Get a jockey's eye view on the racing experience.
Learn to ride like a jockey, experience new sensations, challenge your loved ones, and enjoy some unique and unforgettable family fun.
THE THRILL OF BEING THE FIELD !
Try our Racing Experience, diving straight into the middle of a galloping field of runners, for a taste of what it feels like to be a real jockey!
ADMIRE AUTEUIL RACECOURSE’S LEGENDARY OBSTACLES FROM UP CLOSE:
At Auteuil racecourse, you can admire life-sized replicas of the racecourse’s two most legendary obstacles, to give you an idea of what the horses and jockeys are faced with.
The Rail Ditch and Fence is a truly formidable combination, and the Rivière des Tribunes requires the horses to jump over 8 metres across!
…AND STEP BACKSTAGE AT THE RACECOURSE:
Curious racegoers can go on a guided tour of the racecourse:
– Walk the course at Auteuil racecourse: A 45-minute walk around the course, during which you can admire the awe-inspiring obstacles that the horses have to tackle over the weekend!
– Behind the scenes at Auteuil and ParisLongchamp racecourses: A 45-minute tour of the racecourse, letting you into all the venue’s secrets!