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Catterick Racecourse

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The busiest Racecourse in North Yorkshire

Catterick Racecourse is one of the true homes of the Northern racing scene – a venue steeped in tradition and a favourite among many of the region’s owners, trainers and racing public.

Racing at Catterick Bridge began as early as the mid-17th Century and the first recorded meeting took place on April 22nd 1783, but it was not until 1813 that a permanent course was created.

Today, Catterick is a charming blend of old and new. The framework of the old 1906 stand is still evident in the present Grandstand but many alterations and improvements have taken place while maintaining the informal atmosphere.

Upcoming Events
Catterick hosts both National Hunt and Flat races, so there is something for all kinds of racing enthusiast.  It caters for every racegoer, with Ladies’ Days, family days, afternoon and evening racing.

A full list of race meetings can be viewed at the bottom of this page, where you can also book tickets.

Ticket Options
Catterick offers two enclosures.

The Grandstand and Paddock Enclosure provides access to all racecourse facilities, including the parade ring and grandstands. Prices begin at £17 for an adult.

The Course enclosure is in the centre of the track, where picnics are encouraged. Please note that alcohol is permitted but limited to 4 cans or one bottle per person. Prices begin at £8 per adult.

Like all racecourses, under 18s race free, but students, military personnel and 65+ can purchase discounted tickets.  There are discounts available for groups over 10 people.

Hospitality packages are available:

    • Restaurant Package – The Winning Streak Restaurant offers views of both the parade ring and racetrack. The package includes badges, table for the day and a three course meal.
    • Private Suite Package – Available for between 10 and 80 guests with four different packages available to suit your requirements.
    • Private Hospitality Box – Choose between the director’s box, the Malton, Middleham & Richmond Suites, and the Luncheon Suite.

Dress Code
Catterick does not have a formal dress code, but smart casual is advised.

Travel Information

    • By car – Catterick is just off Junction 52 of the A1.
    • By Shuttle bus – free shuttle bus on race days from Richmond Town Centre which leaves 1 hour before the first race and returns after the last.
    • By bus – the closest bus station is Richmond.
    • By rail – Darlington is the closest railway station, 15 miles from the racecourse.
    • By bike – there is a bike rack in the Annual Badge Holder Car Park.
Catterick’s first recorded meeting was in 1783 and a permanent course was created in 1813 in the grounds of what was then the estate of Brough Hall. A large stand was erected in 1906 and in 1923 the Catterick Race Company was formed.

The Catterick Racecourse Co. Ltd., Catterick Bridge, Richmond, North Yorkshire, DL10 7PE
Wednesday July 10
1:00 pm - 6:00 pm Catterick Flat Race |
Wednesday July 24
Tuesday August 6
Monday August 19
Wednesday August 28
Tuesday September 10
1:00 pm - 6:00 pm Catterick Flat Race |
Wednesday October 2
1:00 pm - 6:00 pm Catterick Flat Race |
Saturday October 19
Tuesday October 29
Friday November 22
Tuesday December 17
Saturday December 28
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1st January New Year’s Day Meeting
Thursday 11th January North Yorkshire Grand National
Wednesday 6th March Countryside Ladies Day
Wednesday 3rd April Easter Family Day
Thursday 23rd May Racing Reminiscence Race Day
Saturday 8th June Catterick Beer Festival
Wednesday 28th August Ladies Day
Saturday 19th October Morning Racing ft Champions Day Ascot