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Horse Of The Year Charles Dickens is set to return to racing at the Bubbles and Blossoms Raceday featuring the Hollywoodbets Matchem and Diana Stakes on Saturday, September 30th, at the fabulous Hollywoodbets Durbanville.


Head on down to the Northern suburbs for a glorious day of racing and springtime elegance. Bubbles and Blossoms is the appropriate theme to our epic Spring Racing Extravaganza – a fresh and fabulous affair uniting all horse racing enthusiasts, families and friends to bask in the glow and magnificence of Cape Town’s fairest season. 


Hollywoodbets Durbanville racecourse becomes a playground of pure magic as our jockeys set saddle to steed, stealing the spotlight with a line-up of phenomenal feature races including the magnificent Matchem Stakes and the daring Diana Stakes.


You don’t need a tux or a ball gown. Just show up in your chicest spring ensemble, whether it’s cool, calm and collected or high-end glam. As for the entertainment lineup? With dazzling best dressed giveaways, live performances and busker acts to keep the electric vibe going.



Bubbles and Blossoms is also a family affair with a dedicated kids zone to keep the little ones entertained. Relax and raise a toast to the ultimate spring fling while casually sipping on a beverage of your choice – from Champagne and wine to local brews and gin available to purchase throughout the day.  


Come hungry and ready to feast on the delicious offerings from our wide selection of gourmet food trucks. Our gastronomical picnic baskets are ready made for pre-orders, tailored to satisfy all your culinary cravings.


So, mark September 30th on your racing calendar for Bubbles and Blossoms featuring the Hollywoodbets Matchem and Diana Stakes. It’s where spring’s in the air, and we’re all about celebrating fresh beginnings. Join the fun and be part of the Bubbles and Blossoms legacy at Hollywoodbets Durbanville.


Tickets are R25 for Adults with kids U18 entry is free