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Attraction Information

Do you love a bit of horse racing action? Well, boy oh boy, have we got a treat for you this Summer! You're invited to one of the most prestigious horse racing events in the UK at Newmarket Racecourse.

Get dressed up in all your finery and enjoy delicious food, a lively atmosphere and heaps of interactive games that the little ones will LOVE. Newmarket Racecourse's Summer Saturday event is truly unmissable.

Here's everything we know about the event so far... 

Thing to do
Join them for an afternoon of fantastic racing as we celebrate the ‘sport of kings’ with entertainment for all the family. Racegoers can expect a unique, immersive dinosaur experience for all ages! Become a dinosaur ranger and walk amongst the GIANT beasts! Use code Summer-10 to get a £10 adult ticket.

If you need a break from the action of a busy race day, then take a peaceful stroll in the sunshine towards the Garden Enclosure. Drink a glass of bubbly or enjoy a delightful picnic on the grass. This is the only area of the race course that allows for picnics. 

Nothing beats fabulous race days in the sun. So what do you say, will you be joining one of the most exciting events of the year?

Get your tickets now and embrace a day of world-class racing with your little ones. And remember, under 18's race for free!

Food & Drink
You cannot bring your own food into the Hospitality, Premier, Champions Lawn and/or Grandstand and Paddock Enclosures.

Racegoers can enjoy picnics as well as delicious food they've purchased onsite in the Garden Enclosure or in the car parking area. Please be aware that during the summer and in particular Newmarket Nights and Summer Saturday Live events, the Garden Enclosure sells out and access will only be given to customers who have pre-purchased Garden Enclosure tickets on sell-out fixtures.

Both the Rowley Mile and the July Course have disabled access, dedicated raised platforms to view the racing, car parking, and toilets (RADAR keys are in operation) in all enclosures.

Transport & Parking for Visitors
By Bus
The Newmarket Shuttle Bus is available for guests. Please check the website for times & details. 

By Train
Newmarket Railway Station is just a few miles away from Newmarket Racecourses however it is advised that you use the free shuttle bus service, which picks up from outside the train station and the high street.

Cambridge Railway Station is located 14 miles away with connections to London. It's advised that you use the Outrider bus service to get to the racecourse. This service also operates from Royston Train Station, Bury St Edmunds and Ely.
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Under 18's go FREE!

Under 18's go free to all races.

Get stuck into Sports Day themed activities!

Enjoy everything sporty from a roaming free-style footballer, a round of mini-golf with your friends and family & so much more!

Exciting event in the Summer holidays

Enjoy great food, a lively atmosphere, and lots of fun sports-themed games alongside the racing events.

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Opening Times

Regular Times
  • Monday, Closed
  • Tuesday, Closed
  • Wednesday, Closed
  • Thursday, Closed
  • Friday, Closed
  • Saturday, 12:30 - 17:30
  • Sunday, Closed

Gates open at 12:30.

The last race is 17:25

Seasonal Opening Times:

April - November

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Pricing & Tickets

General Admission
  • Child (0-17) : Free
  • Adult (18+-no_max) : £14.00

Tickets from £14, Under 18s are free.

Discount code for £10 tickets for Grandstand & Paddock enclosure - Summer-10

Book in advance for cheapest tickets

Find other attractions similar to Newmarket Racecourse's Summer Saturday by visiting our attraction tickets section.

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Plan Your Visit


Stopwatch IconTypical visit time 4 - 5 hours

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Yes there is parking.

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Contact Details

Newmarket Racecourse, The July Course Newmarket

Tel: 01638675500

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