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Experience the atmosphere and excitement at a top racing festival like Royal Ascot, the Epsom Derby, Cheltenham Festival or Aintree Grand National. Festivals of Racing is your ‘one stop shop’ for all you need to go racing in the UK and Ireland. It’s your ‘insider’ guide to ticket offers, exclusive racing trips, major festival previews, betting tips and marked race cards, visits to trainers’ yards, syndicated racehorse ownership opportunities, competitions and giveaways…

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Principal racing festivals, ladies days and music nights at top horse racing fixtures and festivals like Royal Ascot, the Derby, Cheltenham Festival, Grand National…

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Racecourse information for 59 UK & 26 Irish Flat & Jump courses with major fixture dates, ticketing, enclosures, hospitality, track details, maps and travel information.

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Going racing? Our local services DIRECTORY includes listings for the best places to sleep, eat & drink, shop and relax near the racecourse after the last race each day.

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CHELTENHAM FESTIVAL 14-17 MARCH 2017

Cheltenham Festival ‘Jewel in the Crown’ of National Hunt Jump Racing

Few sporting occasions offer more excitement than the Cheltenham Festival Jump Racing extravaganza that takes place in March each year.  Nothing in racing compares to the collective rush of adrenaline and the roar of the crowd at the start of the first race of each Cheltenham Festival. Spread out over 4 action-packed days of superb racing, with a feature Championship race scheduled as race 4 on each day’s racecard, each of the 4 Cheltenham Festival days delivers its own unique atmosphere and excitement.

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Find all you need to need to go racing in the directory e.g. travel, hotels, restaurants, shopping, after racing entertainment and more…

UPCOMING MAJOR HORSE RACING FESTIVALS

Apr 6 – Apr 8 all-day
12:00 am
Aintree Grand National Festival A British sporting institution, the marathon Aintree Grand National headlines 3 days of jump racing at the Aintree Grand National Festival near Liverpool in April every year, culminating with a 40-runner steeplechase that is by far the single biggest race on the Jump Racing calendar and the UK’s biggest betting event.
Aintree Racecourse
12:00 am
The Fairyhouse Easter Festival + Irish Grand National One of the most anticipated dates on the Irish Racing calendar is the Fairyhouse Easter Festival, featuring the Irish Grandd National on Day 2 of this 3-day Festival. Running in 2017 from Sunday April 16th to Tuesday April 18th, the Festival has been the scene of some memorable occasions over the years[...]
Fairyhouse Racecourse
Nov 25 – Nov 26 all-day
12:00 am
2016 sees the 60th running of the Hennessy Gold Cup Steeplecase on Day 2 of the bet365 Hennessy Festival (25+26 November 2016) at Newbury Racecourse. As the flagship race of the Hennessy Festival, the Hennessy Gold Cup attracts some of the country’s top jump race horses to battle it out on the Newbury turf each year in late November or[...]
Newbury Racecourse

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