Ladies' Day

Ladies' Day

Friday 2 June 2017

Ladies’ Day marks the opening of the famous Investec Derby Festival. It sees around 50,000 racegoers, dressed in their best, flock to the picturesque Surrey countryside for a spectacular day of champagne, fine dining, exceptional hospitality and horse racing.

The main race on Ladies’ Day, the Investec Oaks, highlights the first day at Epsom Racecourse. To the delight of the crowds at a sun-drenched Epsom Racecourse last year, Minding came home in fine style to claim a famous victory.

Derby Day

Derby Day

Saturday 3 June 2017

The prestigious final day of the Investec Derby Festival is Derby Day. Around 100,000 racegoers attend this exceptional day of racing at Epsom Downs, which is also a fine addition to their social calendar.

One of the highlights of the flat racing season is the main race on Derby Day, the Investec Derby itself. Last year’s racegoers witnessed a captivating event, which saw Harzand overcome the rest of the field to claim victory in the Derby.

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Experience the festival

Starting every year on the first Friday of June, a multitude of ladies and gents head to Epsom Downs Racecourse to experience high octane racing, music, glamour and fashion. Dressed to impress, Ladies in the Queen’s Stand and Duchess’s Stand are invited to enter the Style Awards on Ladies’ Day with the promise of not only taking the title, but going home with some superb prizes.

With a series of six races throughout the Derby day, the vibrant atmosphere, roaring laughter and thundering hooves of top quality racing are what make the Investec Derby Festival an unmistakably British event and the world’s greatest flat race.

Attend the event