Horse Racing Events That You Can Still Attend In The UK
We’ve already witnessed some of the biggest horse racing events this year, and one thing we can say is that we’ve not been disappointed so far. It has been an amazing journey, and the horse racing world can look back and see that 2022 is a good year, giving us hope for the post-Covid-19 period. We even had multiple predictions today shows.
In 2020, the world hit a pause, and everything seemed bleak, but in 2021, we started to open up, and now, we’re back to full strength. With that done, there are still more events, and you can check them out. You should take your time to see the details to know which one works for you.
Coral Summer Festival
In July, you’ll have the chance to attend different horse racing events, and one of them is the Coral Summer festival to kickstart the month. It will take place at Sandown Park in England, where you can watch the Group 1 Coral-Eclipse races.
It is gearing to be a fun local event that you can give a try. You can get more information by checking the official website.
Moet & Chandon July Festival
Shortly after the Coral Summer Festival, the Moet & Chandon July festival will be happening, and if you’re a fan of these bubbly wines, you can head out to the Newmarket Racecourse. You’ll get to witness different races, from the Darley July Cup to the Tattersalls Falmouth Stakes.
It is gearing to be an eventful July, which is set to take place from the 7th to the 9th month. Therefore, you should prepare for an epic event where you will have so much fun watching the pros.
King George Weekend
Still, in July, the King George Weekend will be coming for you to witness at the Ascot Racecourse. From the 23rd to the 24th of July, you’ll get to witness a series of horse racing events, from the QIPCO King George VI to the Queen Elizabeth Stakes.
We sure would love to see what the event has for us. And many UK horse racing fans know how exciting the Ascot racecourse can get.
Qatar Goodwood Festival
As you prepare for the King George Weekend in July, you can also take the time to check out the Glorious Goodwood festival. It is a 5-day flat horse racing festival that is set to happen between the 26th to the 30th of July.
The event will happen in West Sussex at the Goodwood Racecourse. It will also feature the Al Shaqab Goodwood Cup, King George Qatar Stakes, and the Qatar Sussex Stakes.
Markel Magnolia Cup
At the Goodwood Festival on the 28th of July, there will be a special show for the 11th Markel Magnolia Cup. Therefore, you can use this as part of your itinerary when making plans for the Qatar Goodwood Festival.
The Markel Magnolia Cup is a charity race featuring 12 non-professional female jockeys. Therefore, it is a good way to support the cause and growth of the horse racing industry.
St Leger Day
After the entire July fiasco, we will have another event in September that you can decide to jump on. It will be happening in Doncaster at the Doncaster Racecourse. St. Leger Day would be an epic event that marks the annual celebration of this joyous day.
The event will feature the popular St. Leger Stakes horse racing event, and you can add it to your to-do list for the 10th of September. It looks like it would be a fun way to spend your Saturday.
Ladbrokes Christmas Festival
In December, you can visit Kempton Park in Surrey. Go to the racecourse to enjoy the Ladbrokes Christmas festival if you don’t already have plans for the season this year. It would be an epic way to spend the cold wintery Christmas.
There would be the King George VI Steeple Chase, The Desert Orchid Chase, Wayward Lad Novices’ Steeple Chase, and the Mare’s Handicap Hurdle Race for you to witness. You can even attend it with your loved ones.
Coral Welsh Grand National
Another event that you can give a try in December is the Coral Welsh Grand National event, happening at the Chepstow Racecourse in Chepstow, Wales. The event is an incredible one that would feature multiple jump races. So, you know it would be an interesting one. You will enjoy the Welsh National, Championship Bumper, and Finale Junior Hurdle at this grand national event.