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Season Opener at Royal Windsor Racecourse

2019 Season Opener

Mon 08 Apr

Welcome back!

Save a total of £5 when booking in advance. Children under 18 year’s old race free when accompanied by an adult!

Royal Windsor Racecourse is delighted to welcome you to our first racing fixture of 2019. 2018 was a fantastic year but 2019 is going to be bigger and better than ever. Join us this spring afternoon to celebrate the beginning of the 2019 racing season, get close to the action with seven competitive races, enjoy a glass of bubbly or pint of craft ale and try a bite to eat from our street food stalls on the famous Paddock Lawn.


Grandstand tickets - £18 (£23 on the gate)

Heidsieck Club tickets - £24 (£29 on the gate)

The £59 Private Hospitality Package - NEW!

Are you looking to enhance your experience at Royal Windsor Racecourse? For April only, we're offering you an incredible private hospitality box, including a two course buffet for £59pp inc VAT. All of our superb private boxes offer your own balcony overlooking the racecourse with your own exclusive space to keep the family and friends together. Please enquire sooner rather than later as these will sell out! Minimum of 10 people required. Please call our team on 01753 498400 for further information.

Amazing value admission packages

The perfect raceday admission package, Royal River - £42 includes: Club admission, 2x £5 drink vouchers, 1 x £2 betting voucher and a return boat journey from Windsor town centre Unique to Royal Windsor Racecourse, beat the traffic and join us by travelling along the River Thames taking a return boat journey with partners French Brothers. Only available to purchase in advance – Sales end midnight 7th April.

All of our admission packages are available in advance only, until midnight the day before racing. The following admission packages cannot be purchased on a raceday; Royal River Package, Fish & Chips Package, Racegoers Package and Family Package with Ice Cream.

The perfect Family Package

Take advantage of our Family Platter Package! Exactly what it says on the tin... it really is the perfect package for a family day out, including; private table reservation for parties over 8/a shared table for the day, a family-friendly afternoon tea, unlimited tea and coffee, hospitality admission ticket and hospitality parking for just £39 an adult and £20 a child!

You have two enclosures to choose from…

The Grandstand Enclosure which boasts a fantastic view of the track and is located within 75 yards of the winning post with access to the Grandstand, Silver Ring Enclosure, Paddock Lawn and a wide selection of bars and food outlets. The Parade Ring, Pre-Parade Ring and Winners Enclosure are just a short walk away.

The Heidsieck Club Enclosure which includes entry to all of the above – plus the prime location next to the winning post, a dedicated large screen for all the racing action, access to the Heidsieck Club Enclosure, Heidsieck Champagne Bar and three wonderful restaurants.

We are thrilled to announce that Heidsieck & Monopole are the new sponsor of our Club Enclosure. You may notice some changes to our ‘Club’ tickets on arrival. Club tickets will now read ‘Heidsieck Club Enclosure’.

Popular Ticket Options

Family Platter Package Adult

Treat yourself and the family to something extra special with our Family Platter package for £39pp. Under 10's £20pp. Served in our picturesque Riverbank Marquee, overlooking the parade ring with private patio/garden areas. This package includes:

 Private table for parties over 8/a shared table for the day
 A simple, family friendly, afternoon tea
 Unlimited tea and coffee
 Hospitality admission ticket
 Hospitality Parking
 Must be booked in advance
Royal River Package

Our most popular and unique raceday admission package. We are proud to say that we are the only racecourse in the country where you can arrive in style by catching a river boat from Windsor Town centre and enjoy a drink on the River Thames before stepping off onto our private jetty. The Royal River Package includes;

 A Heidsieck Club admission ticket
 Return river taxi trip from Windsor town
 2 x £5 drink vouchers
 1 x £2 Betting Voucher
1866 Restaurant

The 1866 is a panoramic restaurant overlooking the racetrack providing a fantastic view of the racing in elegant and comfortable surroundings with an a la carte menu. Sit back, relax and get the inside scoop on the day's racing from our knowledgeable Raceday Tipsters. This package includes;

 Private table reservation for the duration of the fixture
 Three course meal
 Hospitality ticket
 Hospitality Parking
 Available in advance only. Cannot be purchased on the raceday. Please call 01753 498400 for window table enquiries or guest numbers above 10.
Heidsieck Club Ticket

This admission ticket includes;

 Prime location next to the winning post. Get close to the action!
 Admittance to Heidsieck Club, Grandstand, Paddock Lawns and the centre of the Course
 Viewing of Parade Ring, Pre-Parade Ring and Winners Enclosure
 Access to the racecourse pub - Prince's Head, Duke Street Bar and street food stalls.

This admission ticket includes;

 Admittance to the Royal Windsor Grandstand, located 75 yards from the winning post
 Entry to the Paddock Lawns, viewing of the Parade Ring, Pre-Parade Ring and Winners’ Enclosure
 Access to the Grandstand Sprint Bar, Fish & Chip Shop, and Paddock Lawn street food stalls and bars.
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Fixture Details

Gates Open

First Race

Last Race

Race Type Flat

Number of Races 7

Dress Code

We have different dress code guidelines for our enclosures. The Club Enclosure: Smart jeans (no rips, tears or fraying) are acceptable as are smart tailored shorts, but t-shirts, sports attire, cargo style shorts and trainers are not permitted and we do ask that men wear a collared shirt. The Grandstand Enclosure: There is no dress code in this enclosure. The Silver Ring Enclosure: There is no dress code in this enclosure. For more information please click here.

No refund shall be given in respect of any unused part of any badge or other entitlement. Click here for our full terms and conditions.

Get In Touch With Us

Windsor Racecourse

Maidenhead Road

Call Us

01753 498 400