Cribbed from a great article in The Daily Telegraph…
Ever wondered why there are only six races per day [at Ascot]? There is a simple answer: to allow plenty of time for the picnics in the car parks prior to racing, and several hours for the now lavish parties that take place following the action.
Many bring their own chef, caterer and barman to ensure there is a constant supply of high-quality food and drink.
There have been cases of inebriated revellers falling asleep in the car parks late in the evening, but this should be avoided.
Read the full article in The Daily Telegraph HERE.
Hornets Ascot Opening Hours
Monday 16th June to Saturday 21st June Open at 10am
Thursday 12th June to Friday 20th June close at 8pm
Sunday 15th June 11am to 6pm