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Hexham Races

Hexham Racecourse

Horse Racing at one of the most scenic courses in Britain.

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Visit Hexham

Discover one of Northumberland's most beautiful and historic market towns and surrounding countryside.

Explore our website to find things to do, places to visit, where to stay and eat. So much to see and do in Hexham to suit all budgets.

Visit Hexham

Discover one of Northumberland's most beautiful and historic market towns and surrounding countryside.

Explore our website to find things to do, places to visit, where to stay and eat. So much to see and do in Hexham to suit all budgets.

Visit Hexham

Discover one of Northumberland's most beautiful and historic market towns and surrounding countryside.

Explore our website to find things to do, places to visit, where to stay and eat. So much to see and do in Hexham to suit all budgets.

Visit Hexham

Discover one of Northumberland's most beautiful and historic market towns and surrounding countryside.

Explore our website to find things to do, places to visit, where to stay and eat. So much to see and do in Hexham to suit all budgets.

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A Day at Hexham Races


A warm and friendly welcome always awaits at Northumberland’s only racecourse.

Visit their website for more details.

Racehorses passing the winning post at Hexham RacecourseSituated 600 feet above Hexham the steeplechase course hosts 17 race meetings in 2017.

The season runs from spring to autumn with several weekend, bank holiday fixtures and popular evening meetings. A full list of the meetings can be found on their website.

Hexham Racecourse takes full advantage of a natural amphitheatre of sloping grass below the stands to provide superb viewing of racing as well as the magnificent surrounding countryside. 

Excellent viewing areas are also provided for people with disabilities, with lift access to all parts of the stands.

 
Free Bus Services

On race days one bus picks up from the railway station and another from the bus station, returning after the last race. They operate on a first come first served basis so it's advisable to be there early. Bus times are published on the news page closer to race days.

2016 Entry Prices Standard Race Meetings Premier Meeting (Ladies Day Only)
Club Enclosure £20.00 £23.00
Paddock (18 years and over) £12.00 £15.00
Club Enclosure Senior (65 yrs plus - £2.00 Discount) £18.00 £21.00
Paddock Senior (65 yrs plus- £2.00 Discount) £10.00 £13.00
17 and under FREE if accompanied by an adult
Students - Seniors turnstile at seniors prices on production of their student union card.
 
Eating Out - Pavilion Restaurant

A photo of the Pavilion restaurant at Hexham RacecourseThe Pavilion Restaurant offers diners the opportunity to enjoy the day's racing from the comfort of their table and boasts superb viewing as well as a first class grande buffet style luncheon.

There is special package deal, which includes: a reserved table for the whole raceday, four course grande buffet Luncheon, club enclosure entry and racecard. More details and prices can be found here.

Licensed bar, Tote Betting facilities and TV monitors are available in the Pavilion Restaurant.

A photo of a wedding party at Hexham RacecourseGetting Married

Hexham Racecourse has a licence to hold marriage ceremonies. Set in the beautiful Northumbrian countryside, it provides stunning views and superb hospitality suites, making it the perfect venue for your ceremony and reception.

Private dining is available for parties of up to 120 guests for a full sit-down meal or for parties of up to 180 guests for a buffet reception. The Henderson Suite has its own complete bar and adjoining rest-rooms making it ideal for wedding receptions.

2016 Membership

If you're stuck for an idea for other celebrations such as a birthday, wedding, anniversary or special celebration then gift vouchers for 'A Day at the Races' or an annual membership badge make an ideal and more unusual present.

Hexham Racecourse Membership Badge Double Badge - £220
Single Badge - £130
Senior Double - £195
Senior Single - £115

All the above prices include VAT and entitle a member to attend all race meetings at Hexham as well as up to 45 reciprocal dates at other racecourses.

Members also have an added benefit of their own Club Room, which provides free coffee.

You can always ‘bet’ on a great day out for all the family at Hexham Races. Find out everything you need to know and how to book tickets at their website.


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