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The Festival Lounge in the Club Enclosure is available across all four days of The Festival™ and ideally located in the centre of the tented village, close to the heart of the action, and provides our racegoers with the ideal base for the day.


An additional area in the Club Enclosure across all four days of The Festival™, located in the tented village which included a base for the day. 



  • Non-reserved Seating
  • Retail bar
  • Food outlets
  • TV’s
  • Tote betting facilities
  • Free racecard
  • Complimentary tea and coffee


There is a strict limit on the Festival Lounge’s capacity to ensure the comfort of our guests, so please do not delay too long before making a reservation.


In 2023, every Festival Lounge guest will be welcome to join our free daily tipping contest, to win some great prizes.


Please note that you need to have a Club ticket to access the Festival Lounge, so this must be purchased as a package or added to your existing admission order by contacting our team.


Please note, under 18s will need to purchase a Festival Lounge ticket to enter. The Festival Lounge is not your admission into the Racecourse, you will need a Club enclosure ticket. The Festival Lounge will open as gates open and close 30 minutes after the last race. Bars will close at the last race. 

Book The Festival Lounge

Tuesday 14th


Wednesday 15th


Thursday 16th




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