Qatar Goodwood Festival
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A truly 'Glorious' race week
The Qatar Goodwood Festival is one of the undisputed highlights of the British Flat racing season.
The world famous five-day festival, affectionately known as ‘Glorious Goodwood’, presents spellbinding sport and a social occasion like no other, unrivalled style, scintillating racing and hospitality to savour make for an exquisite week where some of the greatest stars in horse racing are crowned.
Here are a few things to whet your appetite for the Qatar Goodwood Festival.
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Day By Day Guide
Enjoy five days full of world-class racing & entertainment
Dine in 'glorious' style to make your visit extra special
Explore our Lennox, Gordon and Richmond Enclosures
Food and Drink
Various food & drink options to suit every racegoer
Steeped in racing heritage, Qatar Goodwood Festival always attracts the very best equine athletes from the UK and around the world.
The finest stayers in the land provide a fitting curtain raiser in Group 1 Al Shaqab Goodwood Cup, for any racing purist Tuesday is an unmissable day. Spearheading day two are the milers who grace the hallowed Goodwood turf in the £1 million Qatar Sussex Stakes, before the fillies strut their stuff on Ladies Day with the Qatar Nassau Stakes providing the feature spectacle. As if that isn't enough, day five sees the fastest racehorses in the world contest the King George Qatar Stakes before arguably one of the most competitive handicaps in British flat racing comes under starters' orders in the form of the Coral Stewards' Cup on Saturday.
A wealth of raceday entertainment
Located at the heart of the Gordon Enclosure, featuring live music and Instagram worthy moments for that all-important reunion with family and friends, The Earl’s Lawn provides the perfect pièce de resistance.
Sip champagne in Veuve's Clicquot Champagne & Seafood Bar in the premier Richmond Enclosure and get close to the victorious champions.
The Lennox Enclosure is the perfect place to kick back and relax with family or grab a beer with friends in the Sussex Beer Garden.
Save 15% on your day at the Qatar Goodwood Festival with one of our admission packages.
From just £36 per person our fabulous packages includes admission, a food voucher which can be used against any of our food offerings and either a drinks voucher or bottle of Gusbourne Vintage English Sparkling Wine.
Dress to impress all week long
Fashionistas flock to Qatar Goodwood Festival with sensational style hitting an all-time high come Ladies' Day.
The ‘Goodwood Look’ for women is both chic and relaxed, with a simple tea dress or flowing maxi-dress being a perfect choice. For gents, nothing looks smarter or feels better than donning a signature linen suit and Panama hat.
Dine in botanical bliss
Our award-winning Secret Garden, adorned with wild English flowers, is an enchanting hospitality experience exclusively available at Qatar Goodwood Festival.
Choose to enjoy the contemporary urban jungle setting of the Sussex Roof Garden, with superb balcony views of all the racing action or push the boat out with our Private Boxes.
'Glorious Goodwood' Highlights
For horseracing lovers, for trend setters, for an amazing time.
Qatar Goodwood Festival
1 - 5 August 2023
Gates open 1100hrs
Goodwood Racecourse, Chichester, West Sussex, PO18 0PS
Affectionately known as 'Glorious Goodwood'