JRA Kokura Horse Racing Track

Kokura inner city area Leisure / See / Play

This is the only race track in Kyushu that holds Japan Racing Association races.

Races take place every summer and winter, with many star jockeys and famous horses from all over Japan coming to compete in heated races.

There is also a stage in the ground for events.

In addition, there is a diverse lineup of 19 restaurants, from Japanese, Western and Chinese cuisine to family restaurants and fast food, as well as general stores.

It is also a popular leisure spot, with family-oriented fun facilities, including a pony ring where you can experience horse riding and a square with playground equipment, a Japanese garden with a pond containing two fountains, and a stand with a lawn where you can relax and watch the races.

Street address4-5-1 Kitagata, Kokuraminami-ku, Kitakyushu City 802-0841
business hours9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. for race days, 9:20 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. when the Park-WINZ (Off-track betting office) opens
URLhttp://www.jra.go.jp/facilities/race/kokura/
phone number093-962-3236
Fee100 on race days, free on Park-WINZ days
accessApprox. 10 minutes from JR Kokura Station to “Keibajomae” Station by Kitakyushu Monorail

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