UK Horse Racing Event Schedule

Each year millions of you get glammed up to attend UK horse racing events! Of course, Royal Ascot continues to be the most attended racing event. The following table lists the major UK horse racing events in chronological order.

Meeting/EventRace CourseDatesEstimated AttendanceAttendance Ranking
Cheltenham FestivalCheltenhamMid March250,0002nd
Grand National MeetingAintreeEarly April150,0004th
Chester May FestivalChesterMid May60,0008th
York May MeetingYorkMid to Late May100,0006th
Epsom Derby FestivalEpsomEarly June180,0003rd
Royal AscotAscotMid to Late June300,0001st
Newmarket July MeetingNewmarketMid July50,0009th
Glorious GoodwoodGoodwoodEarly August100,0005th
York Ebor MeetingYorkLate August40,00010th
Doncaster St LegerDoncasterMid September70,0007th

Please let us know if there are other events you would like us to add.

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