TABtouch Perth Cup – NYD 2018 Posted on November 5, 2017 (August 22, 2018) by Phil Date: Monday, January 1, 2018 Location: Ascot, Western Australia. ABOUT The good times start again as we kick off 2018 in tradition with the iconic TABtouch Perth Cup. This year it’s back to New Year’s Day, Monday January 1. Celebrate the day off with friends and flair at Perth’s favourite New Year’s Day event… the TABtouch Perth Cup. Wave goodbye to 2017 and start 2018 in style with an action packed day of sensational racing featuring the Group Two $500,000 TABtouch Perth Cup and the Group 3 La Trice Classic. Good times guaranteed with excellent food and live entertainment featuring a headline act for all ages. New Year’s Day at Ascot – it’s a must! Don’t miss out on all the fun with the new outdoor bars, restaurants and Mumm Champagne Garden at Ascot. Celebrate the day with friends and flair or relax and enjoy the outdoor bars and good vibes. Plus Perth’s favourite trackside party is back – Picnic at Perth Cup. Make sure stay and play with WA’s own San Cisco (facebook.com/sanciscomusic) after the last race. New Year’s Day at Ascot – it’s a must! Its good times guaranteed this Ascot Racing Carnival.