and youre invited to experience all the excitement, prestige and festival-feels at one of the best and most highly-anticipated events in Doncaster.
Taking place over four-days, the famous Doncaster Betfred St Leger festival features the final Classic of the revered British Flat racing season - the Group 1 St Leger Stakes. Saturdays Betfred St Leger Day is one of the must-attend UK horse racing fixtures of the year.
What To Expect
Along with witnessing history-in-the-making when the runners and riders enter the stalls to compete in the worlds oldest Classic Flat horse racing fixture, expect to experience a social occasion and atmosphere like nothing else.
This is THE pinnacle of Doncaster events to attend in 2024. The City flocks to experience all the drama and showmanship youd expect from an event of this calibre and Doncasters streets are lined with flags and a festival-feel throughout the four-day Betfred St Leger Festival.
But its not only the proud Yorkies that wont want to miss any of the action the eyes of the world will be on Doncaster Racecourse for this epic moment to the British Flat horse racing season.
The Most Prestigious Live Horse Racing
Bringing the four-day Betfred St Leger festival to a dramatic climax, the Group 1 Betfred St Leger Stakes attracts some of the leading trainers and horses from across the country.
Boasting a glittering roll of honour, which is littered with some of the most acclaimed horses in history, the race is the final leg of the esteemed British Triple Crown. Comprising of three British Classic races the Newmarket 2000 Guineas, Epsom Derby and, finally, the Betfred St Leger, winning all three Group 1 horse racing fixtures is considered the greatest achievement in Thoroughbred horse racing and was last achieved by Nijinsky in 1970.
The St. Leger stakes is open to three-year-old colts and fillies and is run over a mile and six furlongs. With recent previous winners including Kew Gardens, Logician and Simple Verse, it offers the perfect opportunity to see some of the very best three year old horses in action.
Continuous and Ryan Moore were triumphant for Aiden O'Brien in a dominant display to win the St Leger Stakes in 2023. Who do will win the final classic of 2024?
This highlight of the Doncaster events calendar will prove incredibly popular. We have many different general admission and hospitality packages available for Betfred St. Leger Day tickets.
Children 17 and under go free to the races when accompanied by an adult (some exclusions apply for Festival fixtures and Live After Racing events). Children do not require a ticket in advance and a free ticket will be issued on the day.
Concessions discounts are only available on the day.
Great news! All booking/fulfilment fees have been removed for racedays and events in 2024. The price you see is the price you’ll pay at the checkout. All bookings are made in accordance with our terms and conditions of entry.
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