2024 Cheltenham Festival Tips

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Make the most of this year's Cheltenham Festival with free tips, race results, weather updates, racecourse info and the best free bets and bookie offers selected by our horse racing tipsters at Cheltenham.

Cheltenham Races Betting Tips

The greatest show on turf, the 2024 Cheltenham Festival, is taking place Tuesday 12 - Friday 15 March 2024. Get ready for the roar of the crowd as horse racing fans settle into four days of racing heaven.

The Cheltenham Festival is the highlight jumping festival during the British jumps season. With 13 Grade One races on the card throughout the four-day festival, it's great for punters.

Free Tips has you covered with betting tips for every single race across Festival week as well as the best betting offers to take advantage of.

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Cheltenham is traditionally a time of year where bookmakers dig deep and offer their most generous free bet offers. 

Over the years the free bet offers that used to be launched on Tuesday (Day 1) have been coming earlier and earlier, and it's not unusual for firms to showcase their Day 1 offers on the weekend before the off.

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We are in touch with all the bookmakers and will show you when the free bets for Cheltenham come out. Typically we expect a large money back offer or enhancement on the Supreme Novices and the Gold Cup. You can see all the current free bet offers here.

Cheltenham Festival 2023 Schedule & Tips

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13:30Tuesday - 14th MarchSupreme Novices' Hurdle
14:10Tuesday - 14th MarchArkle Challenge TrophyArkle Trophy Tips
14:50Tuesday - 14th MarchFestival Handicap Chase
15:30Tuesday - 14th MarchChampion Hurdle
16:10Tuesday - 14th MarchMares' HurdleMares Hurdle Tips
16:50Tuesday - 14th MarchFred Winter HurdleBoodles Hurdle Tips
17:30Tuesday - 14th MarchNational Hunt ChaseNational Hunt Tips
13:30Wednesday - 15th MarchNovices' HurdleNovices Hurdle Tips
14:10Wednesday - 15th MarchNovices' ChaseNovices' Chase Tips
14:50Wednesday - 15th MarchCoral Cup
15:30Wednesday - 15th MarchChampion ChaseQueen Mother Tips
16:10Wednesday - 15th MarchCross Country ChaseCross Country Tips
16:50Wednesday - 15th MarchGrand Annual ChaseGrand Annual Tips
17:30Wednesday - 15th MarchChampion BumperChampion Bumper Tips
13:30Thursday - 16th MarchNovices' ChaseTurners Novices Tips
14:10Thursday - 16th MarchPertemps FinalPertemps Final Tips
14:50Thursday - 16th MarchRyanair ChaseRyanair Chase Tips
15:30Thursday - 16th MarchThe Stayers' HurdleStayers Hurdle Tips
16:10Thursday - 16th MarchFestival PlateCheltenham Plate Tips
16:50Thursday - 16th MarchMares Novices HurdleMares Novices Tips
17:30Thursday - 16th MarchKim Muir Challenge CupKim Muir Challenge Cup Tips
13:30Friday - 17th MarchTriumph HurdleTriumph Hurdle Tips
14:10Friday - 17th MarchCounty HurdleCounty Hurdle Tips
14:50Friday - 17th MarchAlbert Bartlett Novices HurdleAlbert Bartett Tips
15:30Friday - 17th MarchCheltenham Gold Cup
16:10Friday - 17th MarchHunters' Steeple Chase
16:50Friday - 17th MarchMares' ChaseMares Chase Tips
17:30Friday - 17th MarchMartin Pipe H'cap HurdleHandicap Hurdle Tips

2024 Cheltenham Festival Tips

We've covered all 28 races with previews, predictions and betting tips. Our racing experts have hunted out the best bets for the Festival, their value selections for Cheltenham and so big bets to have on your side. Follow the links below to all four days.

Cheltenham Day 1 Tips

Go here for all Tuesday tips & news for the first day of Cheltenham, Champion Hurdle Day.

Cheltenham Day 2 Tips

Go here for all Wednesday tips & news for the second day of Cheltenham, Champion Chase Day.

Cheltenham Day 3 Tips

Go here for all Thursday tips & news for the third day of Cheltenham, Stayers' Hurdle and Ryanair Chase Day.

Cheltenham Day 4 Tips

Go here for all Friday tips & news for the final day of Cheltenham, Gold Cup Day.

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Cheltenham Festival Dates

The 2024 Cheltenham Festival dates have been confirmed by the Jockey Club.

The dates for The Festival, the Jockey Club's name for the Cheltenham Festival, are 12th - 15th March 2024.

The Cheltenham Festival meeting is the highlight of the jumps calendar and the meeting will last for four fun-filled days in March. 

About the Cheltenham Festival

Where is Cheltenham?

The Cheltenham Festival is an annual race meeting held at Cheltenham Racecourse, Evesham Road, Cheltenham, GL50 4SH, United Kingdom.

When is Cheltenham Festival 2024?

The Cheltenham Festival 2024 runs from Tuesday, 12th March until Friday, 15th March.

When is the Cheltenham Gold Cup?

The Gold Cup is the feature race of the final day of the Festival, Friday 15th March 2024. Racing starts that day at 1:30 with the Triumph Hurdle building excitement for the all important Gold Cup at 3:30 on Day 4 of the 2024 Chelteham Festival.