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12 - 15 March 2019

the cheltenham festival 

tuesday 10 - friday 13 march 2020

Cheltenham Racecourse presents the highlight of the Jump season, the pinnacle racing event of the year and the event with an atmosphere that will make the hairs on the back of your neck stand up.


Join us at the Cheltenham Festival 2020 for an experience like no other. Regular and first-time racegoers alike are welcomed to Cheltenham Racecourse to celebrate the very best of jump racing as the finest horses, jockeys, owners and trainers battle it out for the highest racing honours, their reputations and over £4.5 million of prize money.


Join over 270,000 others as Cheltenham Races presents the most prestigious jump racing event of the year.


Find answers to the important questions below:


When is The Festival presented by Magners?

The extraordinary four days of The Cheltenham Festival are:

Day One: Champion Day on Tuesday 10 March 2020

Day Two: Ladies Day, Wednesday 11 March 2020

Day Three: St Patrick's Thursday, 12 March 2020

Day Four: Gold Cup Day, Friday 13 March 2020


What time is The Festival 2020?

Gates open at The Festival every day at 10:30am. The first race is at 1:30pm, and the last race at 5:30pm. Each day there is a feature race at 3:30pm, including The Magners Cheltenham Gold Cup Steeple Chase on Friday 13 March. 


Where is The Festival?

The Festival presented by Magners will be held at Cheltenham Racecourse, Evesham Road, Cheltenham, GL50 4SH. Only a 5-minute drive from the town centre. For more travel advice, click here


Can I still buy tickets?

Tickets are now on sale for The Festival 2020, click here to get yours today at the best price.  


Can I book hospitality at The Festival 2020?

Yes, Hospitality at The Festival 2020 is already on sale, click here for more information.

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