Melbourne Cup Garden Cocktail Party

Saddle up for the greatest party in town! Join us on Melbourne Cup day for the Shelbourne Hotel’s Garden Cocktail Party, then keep the champagne and festivities flowing into the night at the annual After Party.

Tickets Now On Sale

Tickets to the Shelbourne Hotel’s Garden Cocktail Party are now on sale.

All tickets include:

  • Roaming gourmet canapé menu and garden bbq
  • Live race coverage on the HD big screens
  • Sports tab on site
  • Prizes for best dressed, lucky door & more
  • Roaming photographer
  • Plus live DJ
  • Free after party access until late where your friends can join you afterwards

Standard Entry tickets are $65pp inclusive of online booking fees.
Or, choose a Premium party option at $95pp to upgrade your ticket to include 4 drink tokens redeemable for a premium selection of beer, wine and mixed spirits.

Veuve Clicquot NV Champagne is available for pre-purchase at only $95 per bottle.

Doors open from 12pm. Event is exclusive to ticket holders until 3:30pm (after the race).

 

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BOOKING TERMS: FULL TICKET PRICE CHARGED AT TIME OF BOOKING. TICKETS ARE NON REFUNDABLE, HOWEVER YOU CAN TRANSFER THE TICKET NAME OR BOOK MULTIPLE TICKETS UNDER A GROUP NAME. 1ST ENTRY HONOURED FOR EACH TICKET VIA GUESTLIST ON THE DAY. THE VENUE WILL NOT HONOR DUPLICATED OR MISUSED TICKETS. GENERAL ADMISSION EVENT. A SPACE WILL BE RESERVED FOR EACH GROUP UNTIL ARRIVAL. RESERVED SPACES WILL BE AT LEAST 50% STANDING, SEATS ARE NOT ALLOCATED PER PERSON AS THE EVENT IS GENERAL ADMISSION COCKTAIL STYLE. AREAS ARE RELEASED IF ABANDONED. THE EVENT IS 18+ ONLY. THE EVENT WILL PROCEED IN ALL WEATHER CONDITIONS. DRINK TOKENS ISSUED TO ORGANISER ON ARRIVAL IF PRE-PURCHASED, ALTERNATIVELY DRINKS CAN BE PURCHASED AT THE BAR ON THE DAY OR BAR TABS CAN BE SET UP. MENUS MAY VARY RELATIVE TO AVAILABILITY. BAR TABS ARE POSSIBLE VIA PREPAID INVOICE OR CASH/CARD ON THE DAY. PLEASE ADVISE IF YOU INTENT TO HOLD A BAR TAB SO WRISTBANDS CAN BE ALLOCATED IF NEEDED. ADDITIONAL TICKETS CAN BE ADDED TO A BOOKING UNTIL FRIDAY 3 NOVEMBER UNLESS SOLD OUT PRIOR.

 


After Party from 3:30pm

To complete the perfect day of food, wine and good times, Shelbourne Hotel’s event guests and the general pubic are welcome to join us for the free Annual Cup Day After Party. Meet up with your friends and colleagues after the race for celebratory drinks, with DJs playing old skool tunes until late. No matter what you’re doing during the day, this is the place to be from 3:30pm!

After Party entry is free and available after the race from 3:30pm. (Venue closed for a sold out ticketed event prior).


TAB ACCESS

The TAB will be open from 8am via Sussex St and accessible all day.

The remainder of the venue is closed to the public with access only open to ticket holders prior to 3:30pm. The venue will reopen to the public for the after party from 3:30pm.

Contact Us – Please call our Reservations and Events team on 92673100 for more information.