This Saturday, June 30 begins the summer season at the Hippodrome on the Costa del Sol. The night races at the Hippodrome located in Mijas are very popular during the warm summer nights, offering in addition to the races a comprehensive entertainment until the wee hours of the morning.
During this summer season there will be races every Saturday night in July and the first three Fridays in August, with five races per day involving horses of the best national and international stables and the most reputed jockeys.
The Hippodrome opens at 8 pm; the races take place from 10 pm. In addition there are twelve restaurants, live music and a chill-out terrace. The Hippodrome of the Costa del Sol has focused its offer for leisure and family enjoyment. Thus, the racetrack offers visitors a children’s play area, plus craft stands or gift shops. You can also make live betting. The entrance fee is 5 Euros; admission is free for visitors under 18 and over 65 years.
Dates of night racing at the Hippodrome Costa del Sol, summer season:
June 30; July 7, 14, 21 and 28; August 3, 10 and 17. The gates open at 8 pm, the races start at 10 pm. Tickets can be purchased on site or El Corte Ingles.
How to get to the Hippodrome Costa del Sol in Mijas:
The Hippodrome of the Costa del Sol is located in the urbanization El Chaparral, Mijas Costa, in the heart of the Costa del Sol and only 30 km from Malaga airport. Visitors can access from Cala de Mijas, and from the N-340, opposite the Castle of Fuengirola towards the Cerros del Aguila urbanization, exit 238 A.
GPS Coordinates: Latitude: 36.525099 Longitude: -4.655752