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Welcome to Yorkshire Ebor Festival

York Racecourse

22nd - 25th August

The week to visit featuring our oldest, richest, fastest and most famous races. Sporting excellence combined with fashion and fun over four fabulous days.

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Summer Saturday Live - The Vamps

Newmarket Racecourse - At the Adnams July Course

25th August

The Vamps will be headlining Summer Saturday Live at Newmarket Racecourses on Saturday 25th August after an afternoon of horse racing.

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Family Fun Day - Friday 24 August

Newmarket Racecourse

25th August

This race meeting is like no other raceday you’ve been to - a day dedicated to making you feel all warm and fuzzy inside. We’ve picked as many of our favourite things as we could and shoe-horned them into one super fantastic afternoon of fun!

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September Sunday

York Racecourse

9th September

Fun for all on The Press Family Sunday, including seven thoroughbred races plus a Charles Owen Pony race at the beginning of the card, our interactive racing zone and bouncy castles.

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Newmarket - Year Round - July Strip

Newmarket Racecourse - July Course

15th - 15th September

This is for all landings outside of race days.

Betfred Cesarewitch Trial Day

Newmarket Racecourse

22nd September

The Gold Season, Newmarket Racecourses’ exciting autumn programme at The Rowley Mile, kicks off with Cesarewitch Trial Day. On the track there will be an exciting seven race card including the Cesarewitch Trial, a warmup for the Betfred Cesarewitch Heritage Handicap which takes place at Future Champions Festival, and is the second leg of the historic Autumn Double (the first being the Betfred Cambridgeshire Handicap).

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The Cambridgeshire Meeting

Newmarket Racecourse - At The Rowley Mile

27th - 29th September

The Cambridgeshire Meeting is one of the major highlights of The Gold Season. Thursday is the first of the three days and has a fantastic eight race card including the Group 3 Tattersalls Stakes and Listed Jockey Club Rose Bowl. Friday, also known as Shadwell Day, boasts two Group contests, the Group 2 Shadwell Rockfel Stakes and Shadwell Joel Stakes. The Betfred Cambridgeshire Meeting comes to its climax on Saturday with the key race, the famous Betfred Cambridgeshire Heritage Handicap.

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Sun Chariot Day

Newmarket Racecourse - At The Rowley Mile

6th October

Sun Chariot Day at Newmarket Racecourses is an excellent afternoon of quality horseracing. Taking place during the Book 1 and 2 October Yearling Sales at Tattersalls, Europe’s most prestigious Bloodstock auctioneers, the town will be abuzz with excitement. The feature race is The Kingdom of Bahrain Sun Chariot Stakes, a Group 1 race for fillies and mares aged three-years- old and over.

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Dubai Future Champions Festival

Newmarket Racecourse

12th - 13th October

Dubai Future Champions Festival combines world class two-year-old racing with amazing entertainment making it the highpoint of The Gold Season at Newmarket Racecourses.

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October Finale

York Racecourse

13th October

Your last chance to visit York Races in 2018. With a celebration of countryside activity and produce on the Friday, our Countryside Market also proves an easy way to get some early Christmas treats as well as a range of Countryside events.

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Two Year Old Day

Newmarket Racecourse - At The Rowley Mile

24th October

Enjoy an autumnal afternoon of racing at the Rowley Mile with the seven race card featuring some potential stars of the future. This is the last mid-week fixture for the 2018 season and, as the name suggests, is all about the youngsters with the juveniles looking to gain valuable experience on the racecourse before next season.

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The Final Meeting

Newmarket Racecourse

2nd - 3rd November

The Final Meeting of the season is often referred to as ‘End of Term’ within the industry and has a very celebratory and jovial atmosphere. There’s seven exciting races to enjoy on both days plus fantastic, family-friendly entertainment.

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