Welcome to the Mäntyvaara horse race centre in Rovaniemi!
Arctic Horse Race 2019 is an international horse racing event held in Rovaniemi, attracting spectators from all around the world.
The first Arctic Horse Race event ever will be held on Saturday 14 December 2019 starting at 6 p.m. The programme starts already in the afternoon with a free winter event for the whole family.
The first Arctic Challenge harness racing driver competition's winner will be celebrated in the horse race.
Who will be crowned the winner of the Ice King 2019 race start? You can witness and experience this and much more in the number one horse racing event of the winter!
klo 13:00 - 16:00
Free event for the entire family
The free event on Saturday features a wide range of programme for the entire family in the public area of the horse race centre: students’ Ravikunkku sulky pulling race, reindeer and pony riding and much more.
klo 18:00 - 22:00
Arctic Horse Race event
The first Arctic Challenge harness racing driver competition in history brings together the top jockeys in Finland to compete against guest jockeys from abroad.
noin 22:00 - 01:30
EVENING / OUTSIDE DISCO PARTY
After the horse race, the VIP area will turn into an ice disco – admission is free for those with a ticket to the horse race. The famous TV star Suvi
B will DJ the icy dancing fun.
ARCTIC CHALLENGE HARNESS RACING DRIVER COMPETITION'S PARTICIPANTS
HANS CHRISTIAN HOLM
Booking of accommodation
The accommodation facilities in Rovaniemi get fully booked very quickly for the winter and Christmas.
You can check the accommodation options in Rovaniemi at visitrovaniemi.fi and book your accommodation for the number one event of the horse racing winter.