Summer Festival Event

The 2018

Go Racing in Yorkshire Summer Festival 2018

The 11th annual Go Racing in Yorkshire Summer Festival celebrates all that’s best about racing on the Flat in the White Rose County.

Sat 21July – Ripon
Sun 22 July –  Redcar
Mon 23 July – Beverley (Eve)
Wed 25 July – Catterick
Thurs 26 July – Doncaster (Eve)
Fri 27 July – Thirsk
Fri 27 July – York (Eve)
Sat 28 July – York
Sun 29 July – Pontefract

 

 

The 2017 Summer Festival took place between Saturday 22nd July until Sunday 30th July and showcased a week of Yorkshire racing and racing events, along with live music, family entertainment and much more

Below are some pictures of the wonderful days we had which provided superb racing, a fabulous atmosphere and some amazing people.

Click HERE for pictures from Ripon

Click HERE for pictures from Redcar

Click HERE for pictures from Beverley

Click HERE for pictures from Catterick

Click HERE for pictures from Doncaster

Click HERE for pictures from Thirsk

Click HERE for pictures from York

Click HERE for pictures from the final day at Pontefract

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