Is Royal Ascot 2021 going ahead?

2019-10-05 by No Comments

Is Royal Ascot 2021 going ahead?

Is Royal Ascot going ahead in 2021? Royal Ascot has been selected as part of the government’s Events Research Programme, meaning it will go ahead this year.

What horse racing is on in August 2021?


Day Meeting(s)
28th Sat Beverley Cartmel Goodwood Newmarket Redcar (Eve) Windsor (Eve)
29th Sun Beverley Goodwood Great Meadows
30th Mon Cartmel Chepstow Epsom Downs Ripon Southwell (AW)
31st Tue Epsom Downs Hexham (Eve) Newton Abbot (Eve) Ripon

What are the big races at Royal Ascot?

Below is our guide to the five biggest races of Royal Ascot 2022.

  • Tuesday – St James Palace Stakes (Group 1) 1m.
  • Wednesday – Prince of Wales Stakes (Group 1) 1m2f.
  • Thursday – Gold Cup (Group 1) 2m4f.
  • Friday – Coronation Stakes (Group 1) 1m.
  • Saturday – Diamond Jubilee Stakes (Group 1) 6f.

Do you have to wear a mask at Royal Ascot?

Do I need to wear a mask? Face coverings will not be mandatory while you are at the Racecourse but you may need one when you are travelling to and from the venue where all standard government guidelines will apply. You are, of course, welcome to wear a face covering if you wish.

What day is Ladies Day at Ascot 2021?

June 17, 2021
2021 Ascot Gold Cup/Date

What big horse races are coming up?


  • Gotham Stakes – March 6, 2021.
  • Frank E. Kilroe Mile – March 6, 2021.
  • San Felipe Stakes – March 6, 2021.
  • Beholder Mile – March 13, 2021.
  • Florida Derby – March 27, 2021.
  • Dubai World Cup – March 27, 2021.
  • Dubai Sheema Classic – March 27, 2021.

What horse racing is on in July 2021?


Day Meeting(s)
20th Tue Chelmsford City (AW)(Eve) Musselburgh Nottingham (Eve) Wolverhampton (AW)
21st Wed Bath Catterick Leicester (Eve) Lingfield Park Sandown Park (Eve)
22nd Thu Doncaster (Eve) Newbury (Eve) Sandown Park Worcester Great Meadows
23rd Fri Ascot Chepstow (Eve) Newmarket (Eve) Thirsk Uttoxeter York (Eve)

What’s the best enclosure at Ascot?

Queen Anne Enclosure
The Queen Anne Enclosure is the premier public enclosure and offers access to the Pre-Parade Ring, Winners’ Enclosure and Windsor Enclosure. You can even join in with traditional singing around the Bandstand at the end of the day, if that’s your kind of thing.

What should I wear to Ascot 2021?

Dresses and skirts should be of modest length, falling just above the knee or longer….Gentlemen are required to wear either grey, black or navy morning dress inside the Royal Enclosure, this must include:

  • Waistcoat and tie (ties can be ‘playful’ but no cravats)
  • Black or grey top hat.
  • Black shoes, worn with socks.

Can you walk through Ascot Racecourse?

Did you know that you can go walking on The Heath at Ascot Racecourse during non-race days (click here for race day information). The Heath is a 1.7 mile circular walk which is flat and also home to Royal Ascot Cricket Club.

What day is Ladies Day at Ascot 2022?

Thursday 16th June 2022
Thursday 16th June 2022 Vibrant, celebratory and steeped in tradition, the third day of Royal Ascot, colloquially known as Ladies Day, is a day to see and be seen.

What is biggest horse race in the world?

Five Biggest Horse Races In The World

  • Kentucky Derby. Kentucky Derby is not the most valuable racing event in the world but it certainly is one of the most popular.
  • The Breeders’ Cup.
  • Prix de I’Arc de Triomphe.
  • Melbourne Cup.
  • Dubai World Cup.

When did the grandstand at Ascot Racecourse open?

A new grandstand was opened in 1839 at a cost of £10000. A further Act of Parliament of 1913 establishing the Ascot Authority which entity manages the racecourse to this day. From its creation until 1945 the only racing that took place at Ascot was the Royal Meeting, a four-day event.

Is the Ascot Racecourse owned by the royal family?

It is one of the leading racecourses in the United Kingdom, hosting 13 of Britain’s 36 annual Group 1 horse races. The course, owned by Ascot Racecourse Ltd, enjoys close associations with the British Royal Family, being approximately 6 miles (9.7 km) from Windsor Castle.

How often does flat racing take place at Ascot?

The flat season at Ascot is run from April to October, beginning with Royal Ascot Trials Day and finishing with QIPCO British Champions Day. In all, Ascot hosts 18 days of flat racing each year, totalling roughly 115 flat races each summer.

Is the Ascot racing carnival good for Perth?

Ascot Racing Carnival combines all the best elements of racing excitement, including glorious Perth sunshine, delectable food from the many restaurants and dining options, quality thoroughbred racing action, plus so much entertainment you’ll be smiling from ear-to-ear.