Racing will be behind closed doors till the end of September at Great Yarmouth Racecourse.
The Eastern Festival is a prestigious three-day racing festival which takes place every year at Great Yarmouth Racecourse during September. With around 12,000 visitors over the three days, it is a big draw to Great Yarmouth during a fairly quiet month of the year.
The second day of the Eastern Festival features the John Musker Fillies Stakes which is a listed race open to fillies and mares aged three years or older, over a distance of 1 mile, 2 furlongs and 23 yards (2,033 metres). Running since 1993, it’s recent winners have included Sheikha Reika, Beautiful Morning and So Mi Dar ridden by Frankie Dettori.