Welcome to Yorkshire Ebor Festival 2019

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 21 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 2012 – 14.  Famously won by Frankel, considered by some the as the best thoroughbred in history. 

Thursday 22 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 2017 staging was captured by the fabulous, Enable.

Friday 23 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 saw the quickest turf horse in the USA contest the prize last year.

Enjoy a short break in the White Rose county, discover more with Welcome to Yorkshire. 
Saturday 24 August - Sky Bet Ebor

Join the buzz of a big raceday with your friends. 

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