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The Festival Of Food And Wine Racing Weekend

Starts: 7th Sep 2017

Enjoy mouth-watering action, on and off the track, at one of summer’s most popular racing weekends combined with a fabulous food and wine festival, in association with delicious. magazine, making it a four-day feasting extravaganza. Flat racing on Friday and Saturday only.


Start Date

7th Sep 2017

End Date

10th Sep 2017


Ascot Racecourse, High Street, Berkshire SL5 7JX


Michelin star chef Raymond Blanc OBE and Great British Bake Off winner Candice Brown


Foodies and racegoers alike are invited to a glorious weekend of feasting, drinking and racing on Friday 8th and Saturday 9th September 2017, as part of the four-day Festival of Food & Wine Racing Weekend at Ascot Racecourse.

Raymond Blanc OBE and Great British Bake Off winner Candice Brown will be headlining the chef demonstration stage on Saturday 9th September with wine expert Neil Phillips talking visitors through his pick of wines. The four-day Festival of Food & Wine runs alongside two days of Ascot’s Flat season racing and is one of summer’s culinary highlights. As well as live chef demonstrations, more than 140 stallholders will be showcasing scrumptious produce from across Britain and beyond. Top chefs will be hosting live demonstrations in the delicious. Magazine Cooking Theatre with barbecue masterclasses and communal eating at The Social Kitchen available each day.

Making the event line-up even sweeter, celebrated baker Candice Brown has announced that she’ll be creating a signature cake to be served as part of Ascot’s afternoon tea menu.

Also on the Saturday, racegoers can also look forward to a four-course menu designed by renowned chefs Raymond Blanc OBE, Phil Howard and James Tanner, alongside Ascot’s award-winning head chef Ben Dutson. To be served in the Parade Ring Restaurant, dishes will be perfectly complemented by a fine wine selection curated by connoisseurs, Bibendum.

Entry starts from £18 per person to include access to both the festival and racing. Accompanied children under 18 years of age gain free entry at all Ascot race meetings.

Disabled Facilities

Yes - access, toilets and car parking


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