THE 2018 Ebor Festival kicks off this Wednesday where the Juddmonte International takes centre stage.
We are in for a treat with four days of top racing action, and here’s all you need to know about the Festival.
When is the Ebor Festival?
The Ebor Festival takes place across four days.
This year the meeting will run from Wednesday August 22 through to Saturday August 25.
Where can I watch the meeting?
ITV will be broadcasting live from the track all four days.
The channel will show the first four races on each day.
Racing UK will be showing the full card.
Can I still buy tickets?
Yes! There are still tickets available for the meeting.
What is the weather forecast?
The first three days of the Ebor Festival are set to be glorious!
Be prepared for dry weather, but don’t forget the brolly for Saturday when the rain is due to hit!
What are the race times across the four days?
Wednesday August 22:
- 1.55 – Sky Bet and Symphony Group Handicap Live on ITV
- 2.25 – Tattersalls Acomb Stakes (Group 3) Live on ITV
- 3.00 – Sky Bet Great Voltigeur Stakes (Group 2) Live on ITV
- 3.35 – Juddmonte International Stakes (Group 1) Live on ITV
- 4.15 – Sky Bet Handicap
- 4.50 – Sky Bet Nursery Handicap
Thursday August 23:
- 1.55 – Sky Bet Lowther Stakes (Group 2) Live on ITV
- 2.25 – Goffs UK Premier Yearling Stakes Live on ITV
- 3.00 – Clipper Logistics Handicap Live on ITV
- 3.35 – Darley Yorkshire Oaks (Group 1) Live on ITV
- 4.15 – British EBF & Sir Henry Cecil Galtres Stakes (Listed)
- 4.50 – British Stallion Studs EPF Fillies’ Handicap
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Friday August 24:
- 1.55 – Sky Bet Handicap Live on ITV
- 2.25 – Weatherbys Hamilton Lonsdale Cup Stakes (Group 2) Live on ITV
- 3.00 – Al Basti Equiworld Gimcrack Stakes (Group 2) Live on ITV
- 3.35 – Coolmore Nunthorpe Stakes (Group 1) Live on ITV
- 4.15 – British Stallion Studs EBF Convivial Maiden Stakes
- 4.50 – Nationwide Accident Repair Services Handicap
Saturday August 25:
- 1.50 – Sky bet And Symphony Group Strensall Stakes (Group 3) Live on ITV
- 2.25 – Sky Bet Melrose Handicap Live on ITV
- 3.00 – Sky Bet City Of York Stakes (Group 3) Live on ITV
- 3.40 – Sky Bet Ebor Handicap Live on ITV
- 4.15 – Julia Graves Roses Stakes (Listed)
- 4.50 – Sky Bet Handicap
- 5.20 – Sky Bet Apprentice Handicap