A day at York Racecourse is so much more than a break from the business routine; it’s the backdrop for building unique relationships. State-of-the-art facilities, exquisite food, and world-class action make for the perfect blend of business and pleasure for parties of all sizes. Ebor Festival runs from Wednesday 21st August - Saturday 24th August 2019.
The week to visit featuring our oldest, richest, fastest and most famous races, sporting excellence combined with fashion and fun over four fabulous days.
There are four feature races on each day of the Ebor Festival;
Wednesday 21 August - Juddmonte International (Group 1) The richest race of the season, ranked number one of all thoroughbred horse races in the world 2012 – 14.
Thursday 22 August - Yorkshire Oaks & Ladies Day - Ladies Day, the social highlight. Dress to impress for fabulous prizes on the Ebor Fashion Lawn.
Friday 23 August - Coolmore Nunthorpe - Race into the weekend. Featuring the fastest race, the Group 1 Coolmore Nunthorpe ranked highest rated 1,000m sprint in the world 2016 and saw the quickest turf horse in the USA contest the prize last year.
Saturday 24 August - Ebor Day - Join the buzz of a big race day with your friends. Since 1840, the oldest and most famous race, the Ebor, has generated much excitement and many tales.