Horse Racing Events

We host a variety of horse racing events throughout the year guaranteed to be a great day out! for more information on the individual events, please click a picture below.

Ladies Day

Ladies Day Horse Racing Events

Summer Festival

22-30 JULY 2017
22-30 JULY 2017

Winter Festival

26-29 DECEMBER 2017


Latest News

York Racecourse concluded its 2017 season today after a hugely busy year which has seen a strong attendance, as 350,000 racegoers witnessed 122 races over 18 fabulous days of racing action. More thoroughbreds than ever (a total of 1,468) competed for a record of more than £7.7m prize money delivering an impressive average field size of 12 which looks set to retain its position as the largest in British racing. In other excitements this year, Macmillan Charity Raceday in June raised a record sum of over £500,000 for Macmillan Cancer Support and other charities, making it the biggest charity raceday in British racing, having raised over £7.5m during the last 47 years. For the first time in the modern era, York sold out in all enclosures, on Summer Music Saturday (1st July), when... (Read More)