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grandstand

1. 
a. a terraced block of seats, usually under a roof, commanding the best view at racecourses, football pitches, etc.
b. (as modifier): grandstand tickets
2. the spectators in a grandstand

Grandstand

The viewing platform with seats at a racecourse, parade, or sports event, typically covered with a roof.

grandstand

A structure, often with a roof, which supports standing or seated spectators at a racecourse, ball field, stadium, or similar public places.
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For a more family-friendly experience, one-day tickets are available for the North Grandstand, which is close to the Cultural and Heritage Village, as well as kids' and family entertainment taking place in the North Oasis.
The East Grandstand, originally added in 1925, will be updated to improve "accessibility and amenities" and will connect with the west grandstand via a concourse.
The grandstand measuring 14.5 metres long by five metres deep, by seven metres high, would be on the south side of the enclosed pitch.
Grandstand Group is an international event management specialist made up of corporate and consumer divisions and it also holds the management rights for the Horse of the Year Show.
"It has now been joined on-site by its parent company, Grandstand Group, which has moved its headquarters from Hertfordshire.
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