Tickets For The Star Sports & TRC English Greyhound Derby Are On Sale Now!

Tickets for the eagerly awaited English Greyhound Derby 2022 are on now on sale.

And there will be something for all the family as Towcester Racecourse hosts the biggest greyhound event of the sport’s calendar.

The English Greyhound Derby will start on May 19th with 192 greyhounds competing across six weeks for a place on the grand final where a huge £175,000 prize is at stake.




The final takes place on June 25th and promises to be a day not to be missed. We will be hosting an array of live entertainment and food stalls, plus hours of live greyhound racing. From 3pm ABBA tribute act, The Barn-ettes and Ella Brooke will perform live on stage. While stilt walkers and other artists will perform across the day. A photobooth will also be in operation for guests to capture memories from the day and there will be a great range of food on sale via on-course vendors. Racegoers will also be treated to a live disco after the racing to complete the day.

The Bar 4000 has a great atmosphere and offers access to the front of the track for fantastic views of the action. With easy access to the bar, café, food vendors and the greyhound racing it is a great place to enjoy throughout the Derby.

A general ticket provides access to the Bar 4000, Champagne Bar and Pomfret Suite, plus your race card.

General admission is only £30 and under 14s is £7.50. Gates open at 3pm and the racing starts at approximately 6pm. You can buy your tickets here.




Our hospitality suites provide the perfect area to watch all the action in comfort. The Empress Restaurant is trackside and offers some of the best views of the course. It means you can enjoy all the races whole experiencing luxury dining.

We also have stunning VIP boxes with private balconies offering glorious views and a scheduled space to enjoy the Derby.

Packages are on sale now that includes, a three-course meal, racecard, table services for drinks and tote.

Hospitality tickets for the final have now sold out, so make sure you book your space for one of the rounds or the quarter or semi-finals.




The team at Towcester Racecourse is passionate about delivering wonderful days out where all our guests have a great time, in a beautiful setting.

“We can’t wait for the English Greyhound Derby and to welcome so many people back to Towcester Racecourse,” said the venue’s MD Kevin Boothby. “It’s been a tough couple of

years for everyone and so we’re committed to providing a great environment for people to relax, enjoy themselves and make great memories together.

“There will be something for everyone at the English Greyhound Derby this year and especially on the final day. Tickets and our food and drink are tremendous value and we’d recommend those who want to come book up soon so they don’t miss out.”



By Greig Turnbull