York Racecourse

in York

Address: York Racecourse, Knavesmire Road, York, North Yorkshire, YO23 1EX, United Kingdom

Phone: 01904 620911

Email: enquiries@yorkracecourse.co.uk

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Award winning modern grandstands, characterful listed buildings, manicured lawns and home grown flowers set the scene for the best of racedays at York. York Racecourse stages 18 racedays from May until October, offering a world class horseracing experience for visitors of all ages.

The world’s best racehorses can be seen whilst enjoying locally sourced food. Additional entertainment such as headline music concerts, family events and fashion at the races are a feature of racedays throughout the season. Our flagship meeting, the Sky Bet Ebor Festival, takes place in August each year. It’s the week to visit York for a fabulous four day festival of racing.

Wednesday means our richest ever contest, the Juddmonte International and a total prize fund for the day of over £1 million. Thursday, our Ladies Day, the Yorkshire Oaks. Friday sees the fastest thoroughbreds contest the Coolmore Nunthorpe. Ebor Saturday will see the richest flat handicap in Europe, the Sky Bet Ebor. We also have a range of restaurants, boxes and unique locations provide the chance to tailor make your own raceday.

Perfect for special celebrations or spending time with valued clients.

Pricing info

Pricing information can be found here https://www.yorkracecourse.co.uk/racing-fixtures.html

Accompanied under 18’s are free, apart from music dates when the charge for 5-17 year olds is £10.

Opening hours

Monday – Friday 9am – 5pm, please note that opening hours will differ on racedays.


Racedays & Fixtures

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Horse Racing at York on Saturday, May 25, 2024

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May 25th, 2024 12:00am
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Horse Racing at York on Saturday, June 15, 2024

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June 15th, 2024 12:00am
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Horse Racing at York on Friday, June 14, 2024

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June 14th, 2024 12:00am
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Horse Racing at York on Friday, July 12, 2024

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July 12th, 2024 12:00am
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Horse Racing at York on Saturday, July 13, 2024

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July 13th, 2024 12:00am
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Horse Racing at York on Friday, July 26, 2024

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July 26th, 2024 12:00am
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Horse Racing at York on Saturday, July 27, 2024

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July 27th, 2024 12:00am
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Horse Racing at York on Wednesday, August 21, 2024

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August 21st, 2024 12:00am
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Horse Racing at York on Thursday, August 22, 2024

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August 22nd, 2024 12:00am
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Horse Racing at York on Friday, August 23, 2024

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August 23rd, 2024 12:00am
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Horse Racing at York on Saturday, August 24, 2024

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August 24th, 2024 12:00am
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Horse Racing at York on Sunday, September 08, 2024

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September 8th, 2024 12:00am
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Horse Racing at York on Friday, October 11, 2024

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October 11th, 2024 12:00am
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Horse Racing at York on Saturday, October 12, 2024

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October 12th, 2024 12:00am

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