Welcome to Yorkshire Ebor Festival 2021

The week to visit featuring our oldest, richest, fastest and most famous races.

Sporting excellence combined with fashion and fun over four fabulous days.

Wednesday 18 August - Juddmonte International 

Witness the best our sport has to offer.

Featuring the Juddmonte International (Group 1) – the richest race of our season, ranked number one of all thoroughbred horse races in the world 2020. Famously won by Frankel, considered by some as the best thoroughbred in history. 

Thursday 19 August - Darley Yorkshire Oaks & Ladies Day

Ladies Day, the social highlight. 
Dress to impress for fabulous prizes on the Ebor Fashion Lawn.

Regularly the highest rated mare and fillies race in Europe, the Group 1 Darley Yorkshire Oaks, takes place on this day- the 2020 staging was captured by the fabulous, Love.

Friday 20 August - Coolmore Nunthorpe

Race into the weekend.

Featuring our fastest race, the Group 1 Coolmore Nunthorpe, which ranked highest rated 1,000m sprint in the world in 2016, and has seen the quickest horses from around the world contest the prize.

Enjoy a short break in the White Rose county, discover more with Welcome to Yorkshire. 
Saturday 21 August - Sky Bet Ebor

Join the buzz of a big raceday with your friends. 

Since 1840, our oldest and most famous race, the Sky Bet Ebor, has generated much excitement and many tales.