London's Night at the Races

The perfect opportunity to relax and unwind with friends and colleagues whilst enjoying the UK’s highest quality evening racing, music, cocktails and contemporary street food. Named in honour of Britain’s best 20th Century racehorse, Brigadier Gerard Evening is set to host exciting racing action to a sunset backdrop over Surrey’s historic racecourse.

Tickets, Restaurant & Private Box Packages available

Raceday Information

Tickets, Key Timings & Race Schedule

Gates open at 16:00 for six flat races forming the richest evening of racing in the UK. The first race is at 18:00 and the last at 20:40 the order of running can be seen here. Tickets are available on the gate. Children under 18 go FREE when accompanied by an adult.. Hospitality starting from £99pp, contact our hospitality team on 01372 477747 for more details.

At the heart of the action

The racing and history

Named in honour of Britain’s best 20th Century racehorse, Brigadier Gerard Evening is set to host the UK’s highest quality evening of horseracing which is reflected in the prize money given. There are two feature races on the card; The Matchbook Brigadier Gerard Stakes (Group 3), won in 2016 by Time Test, who now stands at the Nation Stud as a stallion. The other is the Matchbook VIP Henry II Stakes (Group 3) won last year by Big Orange ridden by Frankie Dettori (pictured).

Après

The all new party area

Après is brand new this year, this area will be the ultimate destination for those looking to enjoy a party atmosphere with a bit of food and some drinks. Located right next to the food hall and a range of catering outlets there will be plenty of choices. No party area would be complete without some music, there will be a live DJ and saxophonist playing all evening (turning the volume down for the races, of course). You can now experience a true summer garden party without having to lose sight of the track!

Entertainment

What to expect

It’s the Ultimate Spring evening with sunshine and glamour. Dress to impress and don’t worry if you are coming from work just turn that day time look into a flat racing look by adding some accessories! ​Alongside the racing action you can enjoy live music in Après and various contemporary food and drink outlets, including venison and sirloin steak baguettes at the Atalanta Bar, locally produced sausages and mash and a classic selection of cocktails from the Cocktail Box Bar located by the parade ring.

Casual dining options

What's on offer?

In the Premier Enclosure diners can enjoy delights such as marinated sirloin steak, delicious desserts and British Cheese Selections in our walk up restaurant, The Brasserie. The Moet & Chandon Champagne Bar serves seafood platters, moules mariniere and tasty bloomer sandwiches. Freshly cooked venison and rib eye steak baguettes are on offer from The Atalanta amongst various other options. Alternatively, located in the Grandstand Enclosure, The Market Place offers tastings from around the world. Further options include Costa Coffee and numerous bars.

Hospitality & Fine Dining

Enjoy with family & friends or entertain clients

Why not make a proper day of it and choose from a range of hospitality options to experience the ultimate raceday at Sandown Park. Book into our fine dining restaurant, Equus, located on the 2nd floor of the main grandstand with fantastic views of the track and choose between three courses for £99pp or four courses for £139pp. Limited private box packages available from £129pp. Contact a member of our team on 01372 477 747 for more information or to make a hospitality reservation or booking.

Racing Explained

Get clued up about racing before the day

If you would like some more information on horse racing, Racing Explained can give you all the information you need to prepare for a day at the races, from picking a winner, the racecard, jockeys and trainers and understanding odds. You can even search ‘racing terms’ to get up to speed on the racing jargon. Click here to visit Racing Explained

FREE Jockey Club WiFi

Unlimited free WiFi

Don’t forget to hop onto our FREE Jockey Club WiFi. When you arrive, simply go to your WiFi settings, choose the ‘Free Jockey Club WiFi’ network and fill in your details to use unlimited WiFi all day at the races.

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