Fukushima Racecourse

Fukushima City has a long and proud horse racing history. Established in 1918, Fukushima Racecourse is the only Japan Racing Association (JRA) racecourse in the Tohoku region. It features a 1600m grass course, a 1444.6m dirt course and a 2750m steeplechase course. Fukushima Racecourse hosts three race meetings every year (Spring, Summer, and Autumn). Each event runs for 6 to 12 days.

 

Opening Hours
Race Day: 9:00am ~ 5:00pm

Other Days: 10:00am ~ 12:00pm, 1:00pm ~ 4:00pm (Closed Mondays, Tuesdays, Weekends, Public Holidays, and Temporary Closures)

 

Cost
Entry: 100 yen

 

Access
 Bus:

230 yen

9 minutes + 3 minutes walk

 Route(s): All Buses
 From: East Exit Bus Stop No. 2 and 3
 To: Keibajo-mae (競馬場前)

 

 

Nearby Tourist Spots
Iwaya Kannon (1.0 km)
Mt. Shinobu (1.3 km)
Fukushima Inari Shrine (1.7 km)
Kotori no Mori (3.4 km)
Hanamiyama (3.9 km)

 

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