Clients who will go to watch the The Royal Ascot Goat Races at Speke Resort Munyonyo will, the luxurious hotel told this news site.
The hotel is offering a three day discounts on accommodation to enable their clients enjoy the goat races and ‘enter a world filled with all the fun & unforgettable experience’.
While the goat races will happen on 25th August, the goat races weekend offer starts on 24th and runs till 26th August. This means you check in a day earlier to prepare for the goat races and leave a day later after the fun filled event.
The goat races will entail six races over the course of the day, with each race featuring 10 goats. Anyone can sponsor a race, or buy a goat to participate in a race.
The proceeds generated from the races will then go to a selected charity. Tickets to the Goat Races will go for Shs50,000, with early bird offers, and special discount days also planned, where one can get a ticket for as low as Shs30,000.
Continuing with their social responsibility tradition, the goat races will once again give back to society, with Totos Tag Rugby and Outreach programme being this year’s beneficiaries. Under the programme 250 children train at the Kyadondo Rugby Club every weekend.
“The Goat Races were easily the most popular event on Uganda’s social calendar for all the time they were held, so we wanted to bring that amazing experience back with fun-filled activities everyone can participate in,” said Sheena Ruparelia, the event coordinator, said at the launch of the event recently.