This opening race day of our two-day Italian Tourist Board Festival of Food and Wine Weekend is a real feast for the senses. Fantastic racing is stirred with a host of culinary attractions including stallholders, samplings and appearances from star chefs.
Friday’s race card includes seven competitive Flat races, with the Weatherby's Handicap Stakes among the highlights on the track.
Racegoers will be able to sample and purchase food and wines from over 40 stalls (a complimentary shop and drop service offers further convenience).
The Gastronomes Theatre opens too with talks and demonstrations from celebrity chefs and culinary experts, while racegoers will be able to sample and purchase food and wines from more than 40 stalls.
Gates open at 11.00am.