Welcome to myracing’s definitive list of the best Aintree Festival free bets and offers available, including for the showpiece race itself – the Grand National!
Aintree Festival Free Bets 2021
The Aintree Festival is one of the biggest on the sporting calendar. Three days of top-class action from Aintree racecourse in Liverpool gets underway on Thursday 8th April 2021. For punters, this day is like Christmas morning, thanks in part to the number and quality of Grand National free bets available. If you plan ahead you can take advantage of the best Aintree betting offers to turn over a tidy profit. From money-back specials and enhanced odds to extra-place races and new-customer free bets, the choice is endless.
Grand National Free Bets 2021
Bookmakers have a whole host of offers available for each day of the festival. They also like to focus on the feature race for each day, such as the Foxhunters’ Open Chase and Topham Handicap Chase. Then comes the biggest race in Britain and therefore the best to enjoy an Aintree free bet on – the Grand National. Taking place on the final day of the festival, this race is the most popular among punters, so we strongly recommend getting in early to ensure you bag yourself a Grand National free bet.
Each bookmaker will specialise in different types of offers, ranging from free bets, extra places on each-way bets, and even enhanced odds special offers on big-name horses like Cloth Cap, Any Second Now, Burrows Saint, Kimberlite Candy, Potters Corner and Bristol De Mai. When it comes to picking the best Aintree offers, look out for the usual suspects like bet365 and Sky Bet, but also keep an eye out for the lesser-known bookmakers too – they can be surprise packages.
How does myracing choose their Aintree free bets?
The team at myracing scour the UK’s bookmakers for the best free bets and special offers, looking for those representing the best value. Only offers from reputable bookmakers make the cut, while we also take care to eliminate free bets that look to catch customers out. Then we put the best Aintree and Grand National offers right here, ready for you to take advantage of them.
If you’re thinking of using your free bets on the Festival, it could prove beneficial to visit our Aintree tips page. myracing has collated the best Aintree tips for each race at the Festival. Our tips are thoroughly thought out and meticulously selected by racing experts before being published on the website. This is designed to save punters’ time when looking to have a bet, so they don’t have to research the Grand National tips themselves. If you’re looking to spend your free bets on a specific day at the Aintree Festival why not check out our tips for each day below:
Aintree and Grand National Free Bets FAQs
How do free bets work?
When it comes to Aintree, there all sorts of different free bet types available, with all working in different ways. We’ll run you through the most popular:
- Classic Free Bets – These are exactly what they say on the tin. A Grand National free bet will generally require you to deposit a small amount of money before your free bets or bonuses are released. This can be in the form of a matched bet, such as Bet £20, Get £20 in Bonus Bets at Aintree. But bigger incentives are often offered, such as Bet £10, Get a £40 Free Bet.
- No Deposit Free Bets – Unsurprisingly, these are extremely sought after. Who wouldn’t want to bag a few Grand National free bets without having to invest a thing? If you want a no deposit free bet, make sure to check this page regularly since they don’t come around too often!
- Sign-up Deposit Bonus – In this case, your initial deposit is matched up to a certain amount with bonus funds. These are becoming increasingly popular – after all, they give you more ammunition for your arsenal.
- Enhanced Odds – Bookies will boost certain odds for new customers. Punters love these, particularly when they’re already confident of their bet landing. The big bookmakers, such as bet365, offer these for all the big races at Aintree 2021.
How to use your Grand National Free Bets?
Once you have registered for a bookmaker account using one of our links and met the necessary requirements, a free bet token should be credited to your account. This free bet will usually appear after a valid selection has been added to the bet slip. If you are having trouble accessing your free bet, contact the bookmaker.
Which bookmaker has the best offers for the Aintree Festival?
With so many bookmakers competing for customers during the Aintree Festival, it’s best to check this page each morning. Why? We collate the best Grand National offers in one place so you don’t have to search across multiple bookmaker websites for the best Aintree betting offers and free bets.
What is a free bet?
Free bets are given out by bookmakers to encourage loyalty and entice a punter’s custom. The most common promotions are new customer offers and money-back specials on specific races. These betting offers are predominantly a benefit of betting online through mobile, desktop and tablet, as opposed to in betting shops.
Who to bet on for the Grand National?
When choosing who to bet on at the Grand National, punters like to choose the funniest name, prettiest silks or a lucky number. No matter your strategy, it’s always worth checking the latest Aintree Festival free bets.