Established in 1878, Kempton Park is London’s premier racecourse, just 16 miles from the city of London and steeped in history. Kempton Park is one of the busiest racecourses in Europe hosting quality horse racing all year round –Jump racing from October to April, and afternoon and evening Flat racing on the all-weather track throughout the year. The highlight of Kempton Park’s racing calendar is the Grade 1 King George VI Chase held every Boxing Day as part of the William Hill Winter Festival.