Horse Racing

Major Racing Events – A List of Meetings That are Worth Having a Bet On

Major Racing EventsDuring both the flat and the jumps seasons there are a plethora of exciting races for all to enjoy.  Whether you like to take a trip to the race course or watch the meeting live online the year is packed with exciting horse racing meetings for you to have a punt on.

Major Horse Meetings

  • Cheltenham Festival – The pinnacle of the calendar. This annual event is the most bet on festival of the year.
  • Winter Derby @ Lingfield
  • Aintree Grand National – the race that everyone has a punt on. Even your Grandma!
  • Scottish Grand National @ AyrCraven Meeting @ Newmarket
  • Gold Cup Celebration @ Sandown Park
  • Guineas Meeting
  • Chester’s May Festival
  • Dante Meeting @ York
  • Epsom Derby Meeting
  • Royal Ascot
  • Northumberland Plate
  • Eclipse Meeting
  • Newmarket’s July Meeting
  • King George Day @ Ascot
  • Glorious Goodwood
  • Ebor Festival – York
  • Sprint Cup @ Haydock Park
  • St. Leger Meeting @ Doncaster
  • Western Meeting @ Ayr
  • Ascot’s September Festival
  • Cambridgeshire Meeting @Newmarket
  • Newmarket’s October Meeting
  • Champions Day @Ascot
  • Racing Post Trophy @ Doncaster
  • The Open @ Cheltenham
  • North West Masters @ Haydock & Aintree
  • Hennessy Meeting @ Newbury
  • Tingle Creek Meeting @Sandown Park
  • Winter Festival @ Kempton – Another race that non bettor get excited about take pace during the Winter Months. The King George VI Chase is a very popular race to bet on.
  • Welsh National @ Chepstow


Betting on the horses is as old as the sport itself. If you are going to have a punt on one of these major events did you know that you can claim a new customer offer such as a free bet when you open an account with a new bookmaker.

Also every bookmaker who is worth his salt has created an online portal and subsequently an horse betting app so it’s customers can have a bet on the move.