4th & 5th May 2019
the season hits top gear at the home of horseracing
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The QIPCO Guineas weekend is all about the world class sport, fantastic entertainment and thrilling atmosphere as the season hits top gear.
The Rowley Mile will once again play host to two days of the highest quality Flat racing, including the first two Classics of the season – the 2000 Guineas (Saturday) and 1000 Guineas (Sunday). A number of star contenders have emerged ahead of these renewals – expect the names Quorto and Just Wonderful to crop up a lot over the next couple of weeks.
The QIPCO Guineas Festival is also a fantastic weekend to be shared with family and friends. There is a whole host of free activities for everyone to enjoy; the Hyperion Lawn welcomes you with live music and a variety of bars and food stands. Plus don't forget to stick around after the final race for our renowned Après Racing parties, where all racegoers will get free entry to dance the night away with our special guests; Radio 1 DJ Greg James on the Saturday and live music from Massaoke on the Sunday. As it’s a Bank Holiday weekend, there’s no excuse not to enjoy the fun!