Kempton Park Racecourse’s Big Day Out is under starters orders with high-energy racing the order of the afternoon followed by an after-party hosted by celebrity DJ Fearne Cotton. Gates open at 12 noon and tickets are available.
The listed Magnolia Stakes is the feature race on a quality afternoon of All-Weather flat racing. A total of seven races are on the card and alongside the Magnolia Stakes – which is at 2.05pm – the Roseberry Handicap Stakes at 3.15pm is guaranteed to attract some good thoroughbreds with a prize pot of £50,000 at stake. The last race is at 5pm after which the entertainment switches from the Parade Ring and the winning straight into the main grandstand for an after-party hosted by Fearne Cotton.
One to watch: All eyes will be on Matterhorn in the in the feature race at 2.05pm. Trained by Mark Johnston – who last summer became the most successful trainer in British racing history saddling his 4,194th winner – and ridden by Joe Fanning, Matterhorn has six victories so far in the 2018/19 All-Weather Championships and five consecutive victories in handicaps.
Gates open at 12pm, first race at 1.35pm.
Tickets in advance are available via the ‘Get Tickets’ link. Advance purchases attract a discount.
Tickets on the day at Kempton Park Racecourse are available. Under 18s (maximum of 2) are free when accompanied by an adult.