West Somerset Vale Point to Point and Pony Races with Shopping Village Trade Stand Booking, Sunday 26th May 2019
The West Somerset Vale Point to Point Meeting takes place on Sunday 26th May 2019 at Cothelstone near Taunton in Somerset and attracts an affluent large crowd of mostly country dwellers, many of which keep horses at home and actively participate in country pursuits of all kinds. But is also a great family day out for people who just want to spend a pleasant and entertaining day out in the countryside. The adult racing card of steeplechases also includes a supplementary card of highly competitive pony racing which provides an opportunity to see jockeys who will become stars of the future.
This year the West Somerset Vale Point to Point will feature a shopping village which sells countryside clothing, fashion, jewellery, pictures and interior design items and equestrian goods you will not normally find on the high street.
Gates open to the public at noon with the first race starting at 2pm. There is a minimum seven race card so dwell time can be up to 5 hours.
Cothelstone is located in the lee of the Quantocks close to the Somerset county town of Taunton, 2m NE of Bishops Lydeard off A358 (Exit 25, M5) (well signposted on race days).
Satnav postcode is TA4 3DT.