Hickstead Showground

One of the premier equestrian venues in the world which celebrated its 50th anniversary in 2010 and was once described by the legendary American showjumper George Morris as a “magic carpet” and almost every great show jumper, horse and rider since 1960 have competed at Hickstead.

Distance From Springwood:  18 miles
Find Out More:  www.hickstead.co.uk

Ascot

There are few sporting venues that can match the rich heritage and history of Ascot Racecourse. Over the past 300 years, Ascot has established itself as a national institution with Royal Ascot becoming the centrepiece of the British social calendar and the ultimate stage for the best racehorses in the world.

Distance From Springwood:  46 miles
Find Out More:  www.ascot.co.uk

Goodwood

So much more than just Glorious Goodwood and the Festival of Speed!  There is so much to do at Goodwood all year round, whether you wish to treat yourself to a flight from the airfield, play golf, visit the motor show or indulge in the Goodwood Revival.

Distance From Springwood:  39 miles
Find Out More:  www.goodwood.co.uk

Sandown Park Racecourse

Located in picturesque parkland and hosts year-round jump and flat horse racing and in addition to this it also hosts a wide variety of additional entertainment including Music Nights, Ladies and Gentlemen’s Days and Comedy events.

Distance From Springwood:  25 miles
Find Out More:  www.sandown.co.uk

Epsom

Epsom has been holding racing events since the 17th Century with the first running of The Oaks taking place in 1779 and The Derby a year later. Since that time the Investec Derby has developed into the World’s Greatest Flat Race and is now part of the unique Investec Derby Festival.

Distance From Springwood:  24 miles
Find Out More:  www.epsomderby.co.uk

Lingfield Park

Lingfield stages a variety of flat, all weather and national hunt fixtures across every month of the year with over 100 fixtures scheduled to take place this year including a mixture of weekday, evening and weekend dates, Lingfield Park has something to offer for every kind of race-goer.

Distance From Springwood:  10 miles
Find Out More:  www.lingfieldpark.co.uk

 

And there are other ways to enjoy “horse power”…

Let’s Race

A unique entertainment centre catering for anyone who enjoys racing, motorsport or who appreciates an adrenalin rush! Try one their full motion racing simulators with booming sound systems, used by actual Formula One drivers. With speeds of 200mph and a force of up to 1.5G this recreates an experience of genuine racing. On F1 weekends watch races on their 110” screen with racing events and themed food and drink.

Distance From Springwood: 0.5 mile
Find Out More:  www.letsrace.co.uk

Brands Hatch

Un-disputably one of the world’s most famous racing tracks! Feel the rush during the many race events, car and bike track days and much more at this exciting venue. Ever wanted to drive a rally car, go off road in a 4×4 or try karting? This is definitely the place to head to, even as a spectator! Corporate facilities are on offer year round.

Distance From Springwood:  33 miles
Find Out More: www.brandshatch.co.uk

Brooklands Museum

Home to the world’s first purpose built motor racing circuit, Brooklands was the birthplace of British motorsport and aviation achievements through the 20th Century and now this fascinating museum displays an array of motoring and aviation exhibits. Also home to the only Concorde with public access in the South East, it hosts a wide range of special events, mainly on weekends and school holidays.

Distance From Springwood:  30 miles
Find Out More:  www.brooklandsmuseum.com

Daytona Sandown Park

London and Surrey’s No.1 carting venue. Choose from either the GP or Indy circuit and enjoy either competitive challenges or put your own driving skills to the test. Sandown Park is one of the best racing tracks in the UK and attracts huge numbers of people, from beginner to serious enthusiast alike, keen to experience its challenging corners, hair-raising hairpins and speedy straights.

Distance From Springwood:  25 miles
Find Out More:  www.daytona.co.uk

Mercedes-Benz World

A great day out and entry is FREE. With many exotic and rare cars on show every day, why not try one of our exhilarating Driving. The 1886 cafe offers everything from hot and cold drinks to a full lunch menu or if you want something a little more then why not dine in the Gullwing restaurant on the top floor with its viewing terrace over the driving action on the tracks. The Silver Arrows display team perform every weekend and every day during the school holidays. The shop offers many souvenirs new and old from the Mercedes range as well as the state-of-the-art golf simulator.

Distance From Springwood:  30 miles
Find Out More:  www.mercedes-benz.co.uk