The first organised flat race meeting in Cheltenham took place in 1815 on Nottingham Hill, with the first races on Cleeve Hill in August 1818. Since 2003, over £20million has been invested to bring facilities bang up to date.
The racecourse is the home of The Centaur, one of the largest auditoria in the South West of England. This multiple use complex seats over 2,000 people for conferences and around 4,000 standing for concerts.
National Express runs a dedicated service from many UK destinations. A bus link runs from Cheltenham Spa Station which serves the South West, Wales, Manchester, the Midlands and the North East. Bus service 527 runs regularly from Cheltenham Centre to Bishops Cleeve and Gotherington via the Racecourse Roundabout.
Events at this venue
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A charity lunch and race day to raise funds for The Nicholls Spinal Injury Foundation and the Matt Hampson Foundation.
Fresh: Art Fair
A BREATH OF FRESH: AIR IN THE ART FAIR WORLD - UK's first major contemporary art fair in the Heart Of England - Art lovers will be invited to see art in a different way with the launch of the UK's first major contemporary art fair in the Heart of England. Fresh: Art Fair, which launches its first show at Cheltenham…
Moscow State Circus: Miracles
The internationally-acclaimed Russian circus troupe returns with ever more impressive acrobatics, clowning and aerial feats.
Wed 17 May
Thu 18 May
Fri 19 May
Check venue for exact opening and race times.
Family-friendly folk, pop and rock two-dayer headlined by Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark and The Levellers on Saturday and Sunday respectively. The line-up also includes Billy Bragg, Electric Swing Circus, Kanda Bongo Man, Katy Ashworth, The East Pointers, Beans On Toast, CC Smugglers, Harpers Ferry, Laurel and Thrill…
Fri 2 Jun
Sat 3 Jun
Over the past 12 years Wychwood Festival has cemented itself as one of the country's favourite family friendly weekends. Welcoming all generations, the festival curates a packed programme year on year with timeless greats, upcoming music, literature, comedy, children's entertainment, food and drink and more.