France's graded racing calendar

Updated: 10th April 2018

The following table contains all graded races currently held in France. Please note that the particular dates and the order of the races can vary.
G3 races are included only concisely - with the exception of classic trials, which are almost exclusively run as G3 races at the beginning of the season.

Colour distinction:

Chan - Chantilly, Deau - Deauville, Lon - Longchamp, MaL - Maisons-Laffitte, SaC - Saint-Cloud, Tou - Toulouse

Prix Exbury, G3, 1 1/4m, 4yo+, SaC
AprilG3Prix la ForceLongchamp1 1/8 miles3c,gDerby trial
AprilG2Prix d'HarcourtLongchamp1 1/4 miles4+
AprilG3Prix VanteauxLongchamp1 1/8 miles3f
Prix Edmond Blanc, G3, 1m, 4yo+, SaC
AprilG3Prix DjebelMaisons-Laffitte7 furlongs3c,gGuineas trial
AprilG3Prix ImprudenceMaisons-Laffitte7 furlongs3fGuineas trial
Prix Sigy, G3, 6f, 3yo, Chan
AprilG3Prix PenelopeSaint-Cloud1 5/16 miles3fOaks trial
AprilG3Prix de FontainebleauLongchamp1 mile3cGuineas trial
AprilG3Prix de la GrotteLongchamp1 mile3fGuineas trial
AprilG3Prix NoaillesLongchamp1 5/16 miles3Derby trial
Prix de Barbeville, G3, 1 15/16m, 4yo+, Lon
Prix Allez France, G3, 1 1/4m, 4yo+f, Chan
MayG1Prix GanaySaint-Cloud1 5/16 miles4+
MayG2Prix du MuguetSaint-Cloud1 mile4+
MayG2Prix GreffulheSaint-Cloud1 1/4 miles3
Prix d'Hedouville, G3, 1 1/2m, 4yo+, Lon
Prix de Guiche, G3, 1 1/8m, 3yoc, Chan
Prix Texanita, G3, 5.5f, 3yo, MaL
MayG2Prix HocquartLongchamp1 3/8 miles3
MayG1Poule d'Essai des PoulichesLongchamp1 mile3f1. classic race
MayG1Poule d'Essai des PoulainsLongchamp1 mile3c2. classic race, 1. leg of the Triple Crown
MayG1Prix Saint-AlaryLongchamp1 1/4 miles3f
Prix de Saint-Georges, G3, 5f, 3yo+, Lon
MayG1Prix d'IspahanLongchamp9.5 furlongs4+
MayG2Prix Vicomtesse VigierLongchamp1 15/16 miles4+
Prix Cleopatre, G3, 1 5/16m, 3yof, SaC
MayG2Prix CorridaSaint-Cloud1 5/16 miles4+f
Prix du Palais-Royal, G3, 7f, 3yo+, Lon
JuneG2Prix du Gros CheneChantilly5 furlongs3+Derby undercard
Prix de Royaumont, G3, 1 1/2m, 3yofDerby undercard
JuneG2Prix de SandringhamChantilly1 mile3fDerby undercard
JuneG1Prix du Jockey ClubChantilly1 5/16 miles33. classic race, 2. leg of the Triple Crown
JuneG2Grand Prix de ChantillyChantilly1 1/2 miles4+Derby undercard
Prix Paul de Moussac, G3, 1m, 3oycg, Chan
Prix du Lys, G3, 1 1/2m, 3yocg, ChanOaks undercard
Prix Bertrand du Breuil, G3, 1m, 4yo+, ChanOaks undercard
JuneG1Prix de DianeChantilly1 5/16 miles3f4. classic race
Prix Daphnis, G3, 9.5f, 3yocg, Lon
La Coupe, G3, 1 1/4m, 4yo+, Lon
Prix de Ris-Orangis, G3, 6f, 3yo+, MaL
Prix du Bois, G3, 5f, 2yo, Chan
Prix de la Porte Maillot, G3, 7f, 3yo+, Lon
JulyG2Prix de MalleretSaint-Cloud1 1/2 miles3f
JulyG1Grand Prix de Saint-CloudSaint-Cloud1 1/2 miles4+
Prix Chloe, G3, 1 1/8m, 3yof, Chan
JulyG1Prix Jean PratChantilly1 mile3
JulyG1Grand Prix de ParisLongchamp1 1/2 miles3
JulyG2Prix Maurice de NieuilLongchamp1 3/4 miles4+
JulyG2Prix Eugene AdamMaisons-Laffitte1 1/4 miles3
Prix Messidor, G3, 1m, 3yo+, MaL
JulyG2Prix Robert PapinMaisons-Laffitte5.5 furlongs2
Grand Prix de Vichy, G3, 1 1/4m, 3yo+, Vichy
Prix de Psyche, G3, 1 1/4m, 3yof, Deau
Prix de Cabourg, G3, 6f, 2yo, Deau
July / AugustG1Prix RothschildDeauville1 mile3+f
AugustG1Prix Maurice de GheestDeauville6.5 furlongs3+
Prix de Reux, G3, 1 9/16m, 3yo+, Deau
AugustG2Prix de PomoneDeauville1 9/16 miles3+f
AugustG1Prix Jacques Le MaroisDeauville1 mile3+
Prix Minerve G3, 1 9/16m, 3yof, Deau
Prix de Lieurey, G3, 1m, 3yof, Deau
AugustG2Prix Guillaume d'OrnanoDeauville1 1/4 miles3
Prix Gontaut-Biron, G3, 1 1/4m, 4yo+, Deau
Prix du Calvados, G3, 7f, 2yof, Deau
AugustG1Prix MornyDeauville6 furlongs2
AugustG1Prix Jean RomanetDeauville1 1/4 miles4+f
AugustG2Prix KergorlayDeauville2 1/2 miles3+
AugustG2Prix de la NonetteDeauville1 1/4 miles3f
AugustG2Grand Prix de DeauvilleDeauville1 9/16 miles3+
Prix Quincey, G3, 1m, 3yo+, Deau
Prix de Meautry, G3, 6f, 3yo+, Deau
Prix d'Arenberg, G3, 5.5f, 2yo, Chan
Prix Lutece, G3, 2 1/2m, 3yo, Lon
Prix la Rochette, G3, 7f, 2yo, Lon
Prix des Chenes, G3, 1m, 2yocg, Lon
Prix d'Aumale, G3, 1m, 2yof, Chan
Prix du Pin, G3, 7f, 3yo+, Lon
Prix du Petit Couvert, G3, 5f, 3yo+, Lon
SeptemberG2Prix NielLongchamp1 1/2 miles3Moulin undercard
SeptemberG1Prix VermeilleLongchamp1 1/2 miles3+fMoulin undercard
SeptemberG1Prix du Moulin de LongchampLongchamp1 mile3+
SeptemberG2Prix FoyLongchamp1 1/2 miles4+Moulin undercard
Prix Gladiateur, G3, 1 15/16m, 4yo+, LonMoulin undercard
Prix du Prince d'Orange, G3, 1 1/4m, 3yo, Lon
La Coupe de Maisons-Laffitte, G3, 1 1/4m, 3yo+, MaL
Prix Bertrand de Tarragon, G3, 1 1/8m, 3yo+f, MaL
Prix Eclipse, G3, 6f, 2yo, Chan
OctoberG2Prix ChaudenayLongchamp2 1/2 miles3Arc meeting, day 1
OctoberG2Prix de RoyallieuLongchamp1 9/16 miles3+fArc meeting, day 1
OctoberG2Prix DollarLongchamp1 1/4 miles3+Arc meeting, day 1
OctoberG1Prix du CadranLongchamp2 1/2 miles4+Arc meeting, day 1
OctoberG2Prix Daniel WildensteinLongchamp1 mile3+Arc meeting, day 1
OctoberG1Prix Marcel BoussacLongchamp1 mile2fArc meeting, day 2
OctoberG1Prix Jean-Luc LagardèreLongchamp1 mile2Arc meeting, day 2
OctoberG1Prix de l'OperaLongchamp1 1/4 miles3+fArc meeting, day 2
OctoberG1Prix de l'Arc de TriompheLongchamp1 1/2 miles3+Arc meeting, day 2
OctoberG1Prix de l'Abbaye de LongchampLongchamp5 furlongs2+Arc meeting, day 2
OctoberG1Prix de la ForêtLongchamp7 furlongs3+Arc meeting, day 2
Prix Thomas Bryon, G3, 7f, 2yo, SaC
Prix de Conde, G3, 1 1/8m, 2yo, Lon
Prix Andre Baboin, G3, 1 1/4m, 3yo+, var.
OctoberG2Critérium de Maisons-LaffitteMaisons-Laffitte6 furlongs2
OctoberG2Prix du Conseil de ParisLongchamp1 1/2 miles3+
Prix des Reservoirs, G3, 1m, 2yof, Deau
Prix de Flore, G3, 1 5/16m, 3yo+f, SaC
OctoberG1Prix Royal-OakLongchamp1 15/16 miles3+
OctoberG1Critérium InternationalSaint-Cloud7 furlongs2
OctoberG1Critérium de Saint-CloudSaint-Cloud1 1/4 miles2
Prix Perth, G3, 1m, 3yo+, SaC
Prix Miesque, G3, 7f, 2yof, MaL
Prix de Seine-et-Oise, G3, 6f, 3yo+, MaL
Prix Fille de l'Air, G3, 1 5/16m, 3yo+f, Tou