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6 - 8 April 2017
The Grand National Festival: the greatest horseracing event in the world
Make the Randox Health Grand National Festival your must attend event of the year
There's nothing like the iconic Aintree arena, as the finest sportsmen and women line up together for three days of incredible racing.
Splashes of colour, vibrancy, entertainment, fashion and style provide the backdrop for what is one of the most renowned festivals in the world, which is underpinned by the finest horseracing in the world.
Record Grand Opening Day Crowd at AintreeRead article
A record crowd of 35,581 attended Grand Opening Day of the Crabbie’s Grand National Festival at Aintree today.
10 million UK peak TV audienceRead article
Aintree delighted as People’s Race pulls in 10 million UK peak TV audience at 5.15pm
David Mullins & winning owner Michael O’LearyRead article
Further Crabbie’s Grand National reaction from winning jockey David Mullins & winning owner Michael O’Leary
2017 Randox Health Grand National Festival Tickets On SaleRead article
Tickets and Hospitality selling strongly for 2017 Randox Health Grand NationalRead article
- Ladies Day Tickets nearly 1,000 tickets up on this time last year
- 70% of hospitality sold out on Randox Health Grand National Day
Aintree Racecourse announce top jockeys as racing ambassadorsRead article
Aintree Racecourse is pleased to announce Katie Walsh and Sam Twiston-Davies as racing ambassadors of The 2017 Randox Health Grand National Festival.
50 Years Ago - Foinavon's Grand MomentRead article
2017 marks the 50th anniversary of Foinavon’s unbelievable victory at odds of 100-1.
Question time with David MullinsRead article
On 9 April 2016 David Mullins became one of the youngest jockeys ever to win the Grand National as he rode the 33-1 shot Rule The World to victory in the world’s greatest steeplechase. In this Q&A, David looks back at an unforgettable day.
Laura Wright announced as Ladies Day ambassadorRead article
Star soprano to bring her elegant style to the iconic event next year
- Jul 20 Record Grand Opening Day Crowd at Aintree
- Jul 27 10 million UK peak TV audience
- Jul 30 David Mullins & winning owner Michael O’Leary
- Aug 01 2017 Randox Health Grand National Festival Tickets On Sale
- Aug 26 Tickets and Hospitality selling strongly for 2017 Randox Health Grand National
- Aug 30 Aintree Racecourse announce top jockeys as racing ambassadors
- Sep 28 50 Years Ago - Foinavon's Grand Moment
- Sep 29 Question time with David Mullins
- Sep 30 Laura Wright announced as Ladies Day ambassador