What if I need to cancel my booking and what is your wet weather policy?
This is an outdoor event so, should the weather be very wet or windy, or should Public Health England or Government guiedlines regarding Coronavirus restrictions change to make the event impossible, we will contact you to cancel the event the day before. If you need to cancel, please simply contact the GRRC team via email at email@example.com.
What is the dress code?
We encourage guests to dress for the weather as all tables are outdoors. Please remember to bring sunscreen if the weather is looking glorious and extra layers as it can get windy up at the racecourse. Practical shoes are also advised.
Please note that due to hygiene concerns, we are regrettably unable to provide seat cushions or blankets so please consider bringing your own.
Do you have special safety and social distancing measures in place?
This event has been designed with your safety in mind, and fully complies with the government guidance on safe distancing and hygiene. Tables are spaced apart with a two-meter distance, hand sanitisers will be available and all staff will be wearing PPE.
At the time of writing, in line with current Government guidelines, you are required to wear a face mask when not sitting at your table, unless you are exempt. Should you display any of the symptoms of Covid-19 ahead of your visit we would ask you to please cancel your booking for the safety of others.
Can I invite my friends or family members?
Yes, you can invite up to five people to your table of six.
How do I order food and drink?
There will be tablets on your allocated table from which you can order. All payment will be cashless. Your food and drink will then be served to you by a member of staff so you can relax for the afternoon at your table without having to make trips to the bar. Please bear with us as the team work to deliver your food and drink to your table as soon as possible.
Please click here to download our example menu (please note that this may change).
How do I pay?
All payments will be cashless.
Are under 18s allowed?
Yes, under 18s are allowed entry to The Sports Beer Garden at Goodwood Racecourse. They count as a member of your group so you should bear this in mind when booking for your party.
Can I bring my own food and drink in?
The Beer Garden offers a wide selection of beers, wines, spirits and other soft drinks as well as a selection of meals you can order at your table. These are all competitively priced and there are gluten-free, vegetarian and vegan meal options available. Please note, your own picnics and drinks cannot be brought into the racecourse for this event. Please click here to download our menu.
Can I bring my dog?
Yes, well-behaved dogs on a lead are very welcome.
What is the dress code?
We encourage guests to dress for the weather as all tables are outdoors. Please remember to bring sunscreen if the weather is looking glorious, and extra layers as it can get windy and cold up at the racecourse.
Where can I park?
We have plenty of free parking at the racecourse in car parks 8 and 9. There will be a parking steward to direct you when you arrive.
Do you have toilet facilities?
Toilet facilities and a baby change facility can be found in the Sussex Stand. Disabled toilet facilities are also available.
Can I bring children?
Yes, under 18s are allowed into the event.
What transport can I get to the event?
The racecourse Sports Beer Garden is located at the East Entrance on Selhurstpark Rd, Chichester PO18 0PS, and can be accessed by car, taxi or bicycle. If travelling by bicycle, you will be able to lock your bicycle to the running rail that follows the course and is visible from the beer garden.
We recommend the following taxi firms:
Starline Taxis, Chichester: 01243 531666
Central Cars, Chichester: 01243 789432