White Turf is a unique, exclusive, top-class event with exciting horse-racing, gourmet catering, lively music, and inspiring art exhibitions, all taking place in winter sunshine on the frozen lake among the stunningly beautiful, snow-capped mountains of St. Moritz. This spectacular event is not just one with champagne on ice for the rich and beautiful but an annual event where race-horse owners, trainers, and jockeys from all over the world meet up as well as an unmissable fixture on the calendar for the locals. Whether you have a passion for racing or just want to spend an unforgettable day out at a unique event in spectacular winter surroundings, make your way to St. Moritz in February.
White Turf Family Days are on Saturdays, February 4, 11, and 18 from 11:30-15:30, which includes the popular pony races and two mounted kids Skijöring races. The aim is to encourage young, talented sportsmen and women to take up this dynamic sport. For the younger children from age 5, mounted “Skijöring taxi rides” will also be offered. Families can register for these events at the info point on the lake. Admission to the White Turf Family Days is free of charge.
Race days are on Sundays, February 5, 12, and 19 from 11:15/11:30 until about 15:00, each including a number of different types of races, including trotting races, gallop races, and Skijöring.
Tickets for regular standing space are CHF 25 for adults and free for kids up to age 16; Grandstand tickets are CHF 85 for Grandstand A and CHF 50 for Grandstand B.