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Warwick Racecourse

Tuesday 24 September 2019 | Gates open 12:10pm |

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The Warwickshire food & Drink Raceday


Enjoy the flavours of Warwickshire's finest small and emerging food and drink producers at the first ever Warwickshire Food and Drink Raceday.


Warwickshire-based Michelin-starred chef Adam Bennett will be one of the stars of the show – demonstrating his mastery of the culinary arts to racegoers and foodies.


Bennett has been chef director at The Cross in Kenilworth for six years and has worked at top hotels and restaurants in London and Paris.


This event is the perfect occasion for members of the public and commercial buyers to enjoy what is a unique showcasing event: watch the races, enjoy cooking demonstrations and sample the marvelous tastes created by the best local food and beverage producers below.

Gates Open


First Race


Last Race


There will be a range of events showcasing the culinary skills and produce throughout today. 


Buyers hour – exhibitors/networking - 11:30 – 12:30

Q&A – ‘industry challenges’ – 12:30 – 13:00

The exhibition opens to public – 13:00

Hook Norton Beer/ Dray Demonstration - 13:00 - 13:20

Demonstration from Adam Bennett – 13:30 – 14:00

Demonstration from Lawrence Jeffries – 14:15 – 14:45

Take a look at the Local Food and Drink Exhibitors showcasing their produce at the Warwickshire Food & Drink Raceday.


If you are a food or drink supplier and would like to have a stand at this showcase you can register your interest on Warwickshire Food & Drink Website here.  If you are buyer (ie. restaurants, delis, cafe, pubs, farm shops, supermarkets etc.) you can register to attend the Traders Hour for free here or email. 


Fowlers of Earlswood 

For over fourteen generations the Fowler family has been developing the craft of cheese-making and today offer an extensive range of cheeses. 


The Cake Alchemist provides a range of cakes that don't compromise on taste but are made to suit your special dietary needs. Recipes can be tailored for Vegan, Gluten Free, Dairy Free, Nut Free and for any specific allergies or requirements. 



Clive's Wines are based in Burntwood, Staffordshire and started in 2010 with a small number of British wines. The range has now expanded to provide a range of wines from sweet fruity flavours to sharp dry tastes. 

Elements Coffee

Element Coffee’s mission is to provide high quality coffee with high quality service. Elements Coffee have partnered up with Conti Espresso UK, who is the provider of top of the range coffee machine equipment. Manufactured in Monaco, Conti has over 60 years’ experience producing machinery for all levels.

Hook Norton Brewery 

Sitting in its beautiful, mellow Cotswold Hills landscape, Hook Norton is a proudly independent and passionate family business that takes the very best of its handcrafted brewing heritage and combines it with a thoroughly modern approach, to create a range of real ales for today’s drinkers to enjoy.

Moores of warwick

Moores of Warwick produce quality Gin is produced using 12 carefully selected botanicals including Honeysuckle – the floral emblem of Warwickshire and “Lemon Fancy” a scented pelargonium sourced from a local nursery that holds the national collection. The result is a clean, citrusy, proudly British Gin.


The Sweet Potato Spirit Company use the best sweet potatoes; exclusively Scott Farms.  The Scott family has been growing sweet potatoes for four generations in the sunshine of North Carolina, USA. Each sweet potato they harvest is hand picked and shipped to us with the same love and attention that we apply to our distilling methods.


norma jean bakery

Norma Jean Bakery will be showcasing their finest Chocolatier and Patisserie skills in their range of cakes, bakes and chocolates. 

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The Going


Event Schedule

Correct as of 29/08/2019.

gates open at 12:10pm


race schedule

Start Times





The Day Pass Just £10 Novices' Hurdle Race (Class 4) 

Abt 2m



The Weatherbys VAT Services Novices' Handicap Steeple Chase (Class 4)

abt 2m



The Bet at Mares' Handicap Hurdle (Class 3) 

2m abt 3f



The Weatherbys Racing Bank Handicap Steeple Chase (Class 3)

3m abt 1 1/2f



The Hook Norton Brewery 170 Conditional Jockeys Handicap Steeple Chase (Class 5)

2m abt 4f



The follow @racingtv on Twitter Standard Open National Hunt Flat Race (Class 5)

Abt 2m

Hunt Flat


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