Sansui Summer Cup 2017

The Gauteng SANSUI Summer Cup is one of the province’s most prestigious annual sporting events, a horse race that has a legacy dating back 128 years. This not-to-be-missed occasion combines the finest in horse racing with a fun, festive day out. While the focus is on the thrilling horse racing, the event is also famous for its extravagant fashion, entertainment, gourmet treats and the celebrity and socialite turnout.

This year will be no different. Attendees can look forward to the excitement of 12 races throughout the course of the day, punctuated by a new half-time entertainment slot ahead of the main race. Headlined by the soulful house sounds of popular trio Mi Casa and a 100-strong field band complete with with drum majorettes, this is the time to sit back and enjoy the SANSUI Summer Cup vibe. 

Make sure you dress to impress on the day as local designers and fashionistas vie to show off their favourite creations and photographers capture the best-dressed on the day. There are plenty of betting pools on the go, with an estimated R2,5-million quartet carryover pool on the main race. Make your way to Turffontein Racecourse at 14 Turffontein Road, Johannesburg on Saturday 25 November 2017 from 11am to enjoy an outstanding day at the races.

Secure infield parking will be available on the day and there are ATMs on site.

Tickets are available at Webtickets.

What’s hot at Sansui Summer Cup 2018


  • 11:00 Gates open
  • 14:30 Fashion Show
  • 15:00 Fashion Show
  • 15:35 Half-time show - featuring Mi Casa
  • 16:50 Sansui Summer Cup main race