Cheltenham Racecourse has long been known for the fantastic array of horseracing events that are held at the venue, which bring in racing fans from far and wide. However, there is more to this venue than just horseracing, as it also hosts a variety of other events over the course of the year. There are a number of exciting events to look forward over the coming months at Cheltenham Racecourse, so those looking for something a little different and exciting to do in the Gloucestershire area, look no further than its famous racecourse.

Of course, you will still be able to head on over to see some incredible horseracing events as well – and if you can’t make it for the races you can always head to sites such as and have a bet on the racing from the comfort of your own home. However, you’ll be thrilled by the range of additional events that are being held at the course this year.

Some of the events you can come and see at Cheltenham 

Whether you are into comedy, sports, music, food & drink, or cinema, you will find the perfect event to attend at the racecourse over the coming months, with something to suit all tastes and preferences. Some of the events that you will be able to look forward to include:

l Sporting Icons Dinner: If you want to enjoy not only a great dinner, great entertainment, and a fabulous night out but also the chance to meet some top sporting stars, the Sporting Icons Dinner is the event for you. You will enjoy a two course dinner, coffee and petit fours while mingling with a range of famous stars from the sporting world such as David Flatman, Michael Vaughan OBE, AP McCoy OBE, and Matt Le Tissier.

l Alan Carr: Fans of great comedy will love this event, as the BAFTA award winning comedy star takes to the stage with his YAP, YAP, YAP tour. Playing on The Centaur stage, Alan will treat fans to a fabulous evening fun, laughter and incredible comedy.

l The Food & Drink Trade Show: For all budding food and drink connoisseurs, this is a must attend event and will be on over a two day period in June. You can feel inspired by the wide variety of food and drink products that are showcased at the event by a diverse array of exhibitors.

l The Full Monty: If you want to organise a fabulous, fun and exciting ladies’ night out, this is a great choice. You can enjoy a full screening of the movie ‘The Full Monty’ and this will be followed by a live male strip show, making for a really memorable evening.

These are just some of the exciting events that you will be able to look forward to when you head over to the Cheltenham Racecourse in Gloucestershire.

Posted by Visit Gloucestershire