St Leger Festival – Leger Legends Day

  • Venue/Location:Doncaster Racecourse
  • Date: 8 Sep 21
  • Tickets:£7.50


Join Doncaster races for Day One of the famous Cazoo St Leger Festival – Leger Legends Day

For 2021, we have reimagined the St Leger experience so expect this year’s famous festival to have a new look as we welcome you back for a fantastic St Leger.

Day one of the prestigious St Leger Festival is a stand out day in the Doncaster events calendar and will be up there one of the best things to do in Doncaster in 2021. Featuring the Leger Legends charity race for ex-professional jockeys, expect pageantry, flair and spectacle – and that’s just from the jockeys ….

What To Expect

This isn’t just a day at the races. This is a famous four-day festival, which sees the whole of Doncaster coming together to celebrate an important moment in the horse racing Flat season.

Get ready to enjoy every roar and cheer with friends and family and don’t miss another moment together. Your safety is our priority and all events will be run in accordance with the latest government advice and guidelines. Visit our news pages for the latest updates on what to expect.

St Leger Legends Charity Race

First run in 2010, the St Leger Legends horse race is the only British charity race for ex-professional jockeys. Previous winners include horse racing industry legends AP McCoy, Joseph O'Brien, Brian Harding and Julie Krone.


This highlight of the Doncaster events calendar will prove incredibly popular.

Remember, tickets are only available in advance so get yours now as we are expecting tickets to this year’s St Leger to sell out. If tickets are still available, advance tickets close at midnight the day before racing.

New year, new decade, new look Leger. For 2021 we have re-imagined the St Leger experience …

The county enclosure will offer a real festival experience with street food, a vibrant and rainbow feel with some surprises during the day.

The Grandstand offers great views of the racing access to the betting ring and hall, along-side the clocktower champagne court. With a great range of local food and drink.

The family area will have an alcohol-free area, to ensure a relaxed environment for extended families to enjoy the event together.

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Date and time

8 Sep 21, 00:00


  • The Grandstand Leger Way
  • Doncaster
  • South Yorkshire
  • DN2 6BB

Opening Times

Box Office

9am - 5pm Monday to Friday

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Ticket information

Book with confidence - If your plans change and you can no longer attend due to Coronavirus, you can transfer your booking or get a full refund.
Children 17 and under go free to the races when accompanied by an adult (some exclusions apply for Festival fixtures and Live After Racing events).