Chichester, West Sussex, PO18 0PX
30th Jul – 3rd Aug 2019
Qatar Goodwood Festival
30 July - 3 August 2019
With five days of thrilling action set against the magnificent backdrop of the rolling Sussex countryside, The Qatar Goodwood Festival – popularly known as 'Glorious Goodwood' – is one of the highlights of the flat-racing season.
Elegant fashion combines with some of the greatest races in the world to create a festival week like no other. Be sure to explore our dress code before you arrive and our Goodwood Look page for style inspiration.
Qatar Goodwood Festival 2018
Five fabulous days
Day 1 - Tuesday
The undoubted sporting and social highlight of the season, the Qatar Goodwood Festival gets underway in 2019 with the Opening Ceremony on Tuesday 30 July. The Group 1 Qatar Goodwood Cup takes centre stage.
Day 2 - Wednesday
The Qatar Sussex Stakes is one of the highlights of the flat racing season, with prize money of £1million attracting a world-class field. This mile-long Group 1 race has previously been won, in both 2011 and 2012, by the peerless Frankel, with Lightening Spear stealing the show in 2018.
Day 3 - Ladies' Day
Ladies’ Day is the most glamorous day of the meeting and is truly the place to see and be seen. There’s plenty of action both on and off the track with three group races and the unique ladies celebrity race, The Magnolia Cup, taking place.
Day 4 - Friday
The sight of a packed field of horses hurtling at speeds of over 40mph past the Goodwood grandstands makes the £300,000 Group 2 Qatar King George Stakes one of the highlights of the year. In addition there are three further Group races on this day.
Day 5 - Saturday
This year sees the Qatar Stewards Cup take centre stage on the final day of ‘Glorious Goodwood’. One of the racing seasons biggest handicaps sees the finest sprinters dash towards the £250,000 prize. Previous winners include Loch Song and Dancing Star and the 2018 winner Gifted Master.
Groups at 'Glorious'
Are you planning on coming to the Qatar Goodwood Festival with friends, family or colleagues? Booking together will give you access to the best possible prices, with as much as 20% off tickets as well as 'organiser goes free' tickets!
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We want to make sure that your day at the Qatar Goodwood Festival is as easy as possible, that's why we have a variety of packages which sort the neccessities for you.
Each of our packages provide excellent savings whilst providing you with everything you need for a day out at the most beautiful Racecourse in the world.
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Once you've decided what day to come...
'Glorious' with Tom Kerridge
Join the celebrity chef as he serves up a Festival week feast.
The Ballroom of Goodwood house and The Secret Garden at the Qatar Goodwood Festival will be the setting for a 'Glorious' feast. Meet Tom, enjoy delicious food from our very own Home Farm and experience all the frills and thrills of a raceday.
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