Royal Ascot has it all! Not to be outdone for pageantry, fashion & style + top-class racing, there’s nowhere does it quite so well as Ascot Racecourse during Royal Ascot week. Royal Ascot is horse racing’s most prestigious Flat Race meeting, attracting some of the best horses & jockeys from around the world and is famous for its place in the Summer racing and social calendar.
Each day of the 5-Day Royal Ascot race meeting contains at least one feature race, with no fewer than 17 Group Races, 3 of which Group 1 Ascot races kick-start the opening day. Home to the Diamond Jubilee Stakes named after HM Queen Elizabeth II, Ascot Racecourse continually boosts the Royal Ascot race week prize fund. Designed to attract the top race horses from around the world, Royal Ascot prize money now stands at a record $7.5 million.
The Queen loves to go racing and never misses Royal Ascot! As a world-famous racing fixture Royal Ascot also attracts a “who’s who” list of royal and celebrity guests. Founded by Queen Anne in 1711, Ascot is the world’s most famous racecourse and stages top quality Flat and Jump racing throughout the year.Visit our Ascot Racecourse Page