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Horse racing hospitality

Hold your horses and get ready for the ride of your life at The Derby Festival 2023. At Epsom Downs Racecourse, we provide some of the most unique Derby hospitality packages that will leave you and your guests saying ‘wow!’  This fantastic event is considered one of the most prestigious and high-profile horse races in the world, and is often referred to as the “greatest flat race in the world.” Cheer on the jockeys, make use of your complimentary bar and when the race is over, the party is just getting started!

Expect live music, pop-up bars, and more sensational entertainment to keep the good times rolling. But the real icing on the cake? Imperial can grant you and your guests exclusive access to the official after-party! Trust us, you’ll be the talk of the office after The Derby Festival, and for good reasons only!  Contact us today to reserve your spot at The Derby Festival and let us take care of the rest.

The Winning Post
Tattenham Straight Marquee
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The Winning Post

The Winning Post is a contemporary-styled marquee, located on the inside track next to the finishing line. This ultra-chic restaurant offers delicious food, music, and a unique dining experience.

What’s included:
  • Car parking (1 per 4 guests)
  • Access to the Winning Post hospitality marquee positioned on the inside of the track next to the finishing line
  • Private table of bookings of 10-12 guests (smaller parties accommodated on a sharing basis)
  • Welcoming cocktail reception
  • 3-course contemporary-styled seated lunch
  • Complimentary bar of selected mainline spirits, beers, wines, selected cocktails, and soft drinks
  • A modern twist on afternoon tea
  • Access to the official Hospitality After Party
  • Betting facilities and racecards are available
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Tattenham Straight Marquee

The Tattenham Straight is a stunning hospitality area located to the left of the main grandstand. You will have your own private enclosure with fixed betting facilities, so to remain close to all the action.

What’s included:
  • Car parking (1 per 4 guests)
  • Tattenham Straight Enclosure ticket
  • Private table of bookings of 10-12 guests (smaller parties accommodated on a sharing basis)
  • Private viewing terrace
  • Welcoming Pimm's reception on arrival
  • 3-course seated lunch
  • Complimentary bar of selected mainline spirits, beers, wines, and soft drinks
  • Afternoon tea
  • Exclusive Tipster talk available
  • Betting facilities
What time is the Epsom Derby?

The Epsom racecourse opens at 11am and the first race commences at 2pm.

What to wear to the Epsom Derby?

The dress code for the Epsom Derby is traditionally formal, with many attendees opting for suits and dresses. Men typically wear suits and ties, while women wear dresses and hats. A fascinator is also highly encouraged for women, as it is considered a fashion staple at the event.

When is the Epsom Derby?

The Epsom Derby festival takes place during the 2nd and 3rd of June 2023. The Derby 2023 will take place at 4.30pm on Saturday 3rd June.


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Gary J

We use ICE at least 3 times each year - as well as Ascot, Henley and the Epson Derby, they have also secured seats at sold out boxing and football events for our clients. Leon is your man - he will go all out to secure whatever you need!

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01st Feb, 2020
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