The Cheltenham 2022 dates have been announced and racing fans can look forward to four days of explosive action. This Cheltenham Festival takes place between Tuesday, March 15th and Friday, March 18th. The first race, the Supreme Novices’ Hurdle starts at 1:20pm and the Cheltenham Gold Cup takes place on the final day, the 18th of March 2021, at 3.05pm.

And now those Cheltenham festival dates have been released we can look forward to 28 races across four days as the equivalent of the equine Olympics takes place at Prestbury Park. Plenty of key questions looks set to be answered. Will Minella Indo retain his Gold Cup crown? Can Paisley Park add to his legend with another authoritative win in the Stayers’ Hurdle? And which young gun could take Altior’s place at the top of the Champion Chase tree?

All these questions and more will be resolved at the Cheltenham Festival 2022 and if you have any queries about Cheltenham dates? Read our Cheltenham FAQ for more details. 

2022 Cheltenham Festival Race Times

Sport doesn’t get much better than the Cheltenham Festival and the Cheltenham 2022 dates and times have been revealed The entire nation will embrace jumps racing for four days during the second week of March, as legends are made, records are broken and the best equine athletes etch their names into the annals of sporting history.

Many of the horses who starred in the 2022 edition of the Cheltenham Festival will return to Prestbury Park on various Cheltenham festival dates along with a whole host of newcomers looking to thrust their names into the headlines.

Here are the dates for the 2022 Cheltenham Festival and a little look at which races punters can look forward to on each of the four days.

The finale of the Festival is, of course, Gold Cup Day. While the attention focuses on the 3:05 race, our tipsters have bets and predictions for every race. See all of our Cheltenham day 4 tips

Get ready for the 2022 Festival

The Cheltenham 2022 dates have been announced and there are plenty of tickets already on sale. Make sure you get yours early and ensure you’re there to soak up the legendary Cheltenham atmosphere. Now the Cheltenham festival dates and times have been revealed, our tipsters are already sharing their early Cheltenham tips and ante-post bets, complete with previews of the main races. 

You can also find our free bets for Cheltenham here, updated throughout the Festival with all the best bookmaker offers.