Heed the thunder of galloping horses at The QIPCO Guineas Festival

Newmarket, Suffolk

Jump into the grandstand for the chance to watch Europe’s top racehorses compete for victory at Newmarket’s highly anticipated racing event in May.

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Part of the elite British Championship Series, the QIPCO Guineas Festival at Newmarket Racecourses is a unique sporting event. You’ll get to see some of Europe’s finest racehorses in action as they come thundering down the Rowley Mile, many of which go on to become regular champions at the likes of Royal Ascot.

The best way to fully experience the festival is to start your race day with Discover Newmarket’s tour of the world-famous Newmarket Gallops, where you will see some of the 3,000 racehorses there exercising on 2,500 acres of Jockey Club Estates land.

Afterwards, get a behind the scenes tour of a busy racing yard, meeting the stars of the future, before heading to the racecourse for a delicious lunch and a spectacular afternoon of first class racing.

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