An Important day in the Flat racing calendar. King George Day features the Group 1 King George VI & Queen Elizabeth Stakes (sponsored by Betfair). As the feature race and highlight of the Betfair Weekend, this race commemorates Her Majesty The Queen’s late parents, and is the European mid-season middle distance championship. Worth £1,000,000, “The King George” is a QIPCO British Champions Series race, and part of the Breeders’ Cup Win and You’re In Scheme.
With sweeping views across the Plaza Lawns towards the Parade Ring and South side of the Grandstand, this notable building, the Pavilion, combines the heritage and elegance of Ascot, offering race goers delicious menus and a lively atmosphere.
Enjoy a competitive six-race card, including the John Guest Brown Jack Stakes. This race commemorates the racing legend, who won at no less than seven different Royal Meetings. Also on the card is the Listed Woodcote Stud Valiant Stakes.