Newcastle Racecourse
  • High Gosforth Park
    Newcastle Upon Tyne
    NE3 5HP
Newcastle Racecourse is situated approximately 5 miles North of the City with excellent road, rail and air transport links. As well as providing high quality year round race meetings it pays host to a wealth of events and is one of the top conference and banqueting venues in the North East.

Racing is for everyone. A day at the races with friends and family is guaranteed to get your hearts pounding and leave you wanting to come back for more.

Newcastle Racecourse is located within the 812 acre estate of High Gosforth Park.

With 49 race meetings in 2016, Newcastle Racecourse is one of the most popular tracks in the UK. As well as first class racing, High Gosforth Park Estate is home to the Brandling House Conference & Banqueting facilities, Parklands Golf Complex, Goals Soccer Centre, and the Border Minstrel Public House.

Newcastle Racecourse is a Grade 1 dual code track. Highlights of the 2016 racing calendar include, the Eider Chase, St Patrick’s Raceday, the prestigious Betfred Northumberland Plate Festival, Collingwood Insurance Beeswing Ladies Day and Blaydon Races in the summer and the Fighting Fifth Hurdle in November.

Tickets start at just £12 for midweek fixtures and children under 18 go free.


Not Just a Racecourse

When they’re not racing, Newcastle Racecourse is an all year round venue for:

• Conferences

• Meetings

• Exhibitions and trade shows

• Fun days

• Concerts

• Training events and team building

• Banqueting

• Wedding ceremonies and receptions

• Private parties and special events

• Christmas parties


Located just 5 miles from Newcastle City Centre, only a few minutes from the major A1 and A19 motorways, Newcastle Racecourse have complimentary parking onsite for up to 12,000 vehicles. So why not hold your event at a memorable sporting venue that offers you and your guests an experience that is a breath of fresh countryside air.


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