The Cheltenham Festival begins 13 March this year and runs for four days and includes an elegant Ladies Day and the prestigious Gold Cup.
The Festival has to be the crowning moment of the Jump Season epitomising first class Jump Racing. At the Festival there are the best jockeys, horses, trainers and of course a brilliant atmosphere.
In addition to the racing there are live bands and a great shopping village selling the best country clothing.
Tickets are available online direct from the website http://cheltenham.thejockeyclub.co.uk and offer access to different areas of the racecourse at a range of prices.
There are many other fixtures throughout the year at Cheltenham Racecourse. Some of these events offer brilliant value. So, even if you do not make it to the Festival there are also these dates:
The April Meeting – Wednesday 18 April and Thursday 19 April 2018
Hunter Chase Evening – 04 May 2018
The Showcase – Friday 26 and Saturday 27 October 2018
The November Meeting – Friday16, Saturday 17 and Sunday 18 November 2018
The International – Friday 14 and Saturday 15 December 2018
This is a magnificent setting with the surrounding landscape forming a natural amphitheatre with Cleeve Hill in the background.