Fun for everyone at Ascot Racecourse and tips on how to get the best views of Windsor Castle.
It’s not just the adults that get to have fun at Ascot Racecourse! With five dedicated family racedays throughout the year, a day at the races can be enjoyed by all of the family. Whether you are watching the race eagerly from the sidelines, or enjoying the entertainment away from the course, a day at Ascot is fantastic fun and a brilliant change for your average day out. Children go free to the Betfair Weekend Family Fun Day at Ascot Racecourse in Berkshire. An annual favourite for many families offering fantastic racing action as well as lots of free entertainment for the children, including face painting and fairground rides.and a personal appearance from Peppa Pig and George who will be telling stories.
No trip to Ascot would be complete without a visit to Windsor castle and there is no better way to to admire this magnificent structure than from a boat trip on the River Thames. Why not treat the family to a return day-trip from the base at Runnymede to Windsor. French Brothers offer cruises along this stretch passing Home Park where you get terrific views of the castle. Look out for a glimpse of Prince William’s old school Eton College and arrive just upstream of the Sir Christopher Wren House Hotel!
Enjoy Your Ascot Adventures