Connect with us
Epsom Races

Owned by The Jockey Club, alongside the likes of Aintree and Cheltenham Racecourses, Epsom Downs Racecourse is one of the finest in the sport and home of one of the most prestigious races in the business – The Epsom Derby.

With a crowd capacity of 130,000 thanks to the surrounding public access areas, Epsom Downs Racecourse has been actively staging elite horse races since the mid-1600s.

The most well known of these races, regularly attended by the Royal Family including the Queen herself, is The Derby, which features on the fixture list of The Epsom Derby race day.

Hospitality options are as enchanting as you’d like around this wonderful horse racing venue, with luxury private boxes and delightful dining experiences, there’s every opportunity to experience your dream day at the races. Well, if it’s good enough for the queen…

Epsom Betting Tips

Whether you’re new to the sport or a seasoned horse racing expert, it’s always handy to have a second opinion on your bet slip selections, just in case there’s something you’ve missed.

Our team of experienced, efficient Epsom betting tipsters provide some of the best, most comprehensive horse racing tips around, so you can be sure you’re heading into each race with the absolute best chance of success.

As well as lucrative horse racing tips for the races at Epsom Downs, we will always make sure you have access to the best betting site promo codes around, for big free bets, boosted odds, paid extra places and even cash back on any losses.

So whether you prefer to bet big on the favourites or dabble a share of your budget across a range of outsiders, it’s not just the competitors that can make some serious cash at any of the races hosted by Epsom Downs Racecourse.

Epsom Tickets

Come here often? Or hoping to make your debut at this magnificent racecourse? Standard entry with freedom of the venue? Or an extravagant experience in a stunning Surrey setting?

There’s a ticket type for everyone at Epsom Downs but be sure to keep an eye out on ticket details and release dates. There may be capacity for 130,000 spectators on any given race day, but demand from enthusiastic racegoers is equally as considerable.

If you’ve yet to experience the remarkable hospitality options provided by the Epsom Downs racing venue and The Jockey Club, be sure to check out what’s on offer at your earliest convenience before tickets sell out.

Hospitality packages are of much greater value than you might think considering the quality of what is thrown into each package. Complimentary bars, racecards and parking can all even result in you saving money while enjoying your ultimate day at the races, dining and indulging with a royal flair.

For all of the relevant information regarding races, news and ticket information at Epsom Downs Racecourse, sign up for The Jockey Club’s newsletter today at

Epsom Guide

Our comprehensive guide to Epsom Downs and all it entails will ensure you know exactly what to do, where to go and what to expect before you even set foot on Epsom Downs turf.

Any information you’re looking for on the Epsom Downs, including dates for the diary, the racecourse, the horse trainers, the jockeys, festival history, where to eat, where to stay and how to get there can be found right here at

Epsom Race Calendar

Epsom Downs Racecourse hosts 10 excellent horse racing events between April and the end of September every year. During these five months, there is rarely much of a wait between each admirable occasion that often merges music and horse racing to form an outstanding combination of exceptional talent and entertainment.

Our Epsom race calendar will always have you covered, whether you’re looking to plan a fulfiling day out at the races or you’re simply looking ahead to see when you’ll next be dabbling in a bit of quality horse racing betting.

Epsom Hospitality

You’re never short on options when you’re looking to book a hospitality experience at Epsom Downs Racecourse.

Upgrading your race day experience has never been more tempting, with a fantastic choice of luxury private balconies and fine dining restaurant packages providing an impeccable affair at the races all season long.

All restaurants and private boxes offer exquisite views of the picturesque racecourse perched on the Epsom Downs as well as fantastic food and distinctively delicious drinks.

Epsom Free Bets

Free bets can be fantastically fruitful when combined with quality horse racing like that offered by the likes of Epsom Downs Racecourse.

Free bets enable the possibility of betting on your favourite horses without making any actual financial risk. Just like a voucher in a shop, you get the product (the bet), without handing over any real cash.

Free bets can be attained in a number of ways. The biggest free bets usually come as part of a welcome promotion to new online bookmakers and betting sites. You’ll see something along the lines of “sign up and deposit £10, get £30 in free bets”.

Free bets usually have a number of terms and conditions attached to their use, but they rarely get in the way of the fun. As long as you deposit and stake the required amounts, you stake on minimum required odds and you don’t have any existing accounts, you should be good to go.

There are many other ways of attaining free bets, too, including loyalty offers and weekly free bets, as well as various other promotions like “bet on Race One, get a free bet for Race 2”.

We make it our mission to ensure you never miss a valuable free bet, so if it exists, we’ll pick it up on our theoretical radar and present it on a platter in plain view right here on our site.

Epsom Odds

Any fixture at Epsom Downs Racecourse brings the best odds out of the bookies, especially the biggest race of all – The Derby.

Odds on competitors at last year’s Epsom Derby, which was unfortunately run behind closed doors due to the Coronavirus pandemic, ranged between 5/2 for race favourite Kameko up to as high as 150/1 on longest outsider Gold Maze.

The winner of this exhilarating edition of The Derby was 25/1 outsider Serpentine, who turned £10 outright backing stakes into £250 in profits. With the help of a £10 free bet, this lump of cash could have been won completely risk-free.