BEVERLEY RACECOURSE…

Horse racing has been a feature of Beverley life since the 16th Century...

Beverley Racecourse Panoramic Photograph
Beverley Racecourse Panoramic Photograph

The Racecourse is set in the stunning surroundings of the Westwood and hosts flat racing over a number of distances including the 6 furlong sprints up the infamous hill. Beverley is home to some of the biggest races on the northern racing scene. The Hilary Needler Trophy, Rapid Lad Handicap and Beverley Bullet are all raced here. Beverley Ladies' Day is a major event on the social calendar and attracts over 10,000 racegoers.

Beverley Racecourse Panoramic Photograph
Beverley Racecourse Panoramic Photograph

There's always a warm welcome at Beverley Racecourse, you can bring the family with a picnic and a rug or share the day or night meeting in the enclosures with your friends in the bars and restaurants. Whichever you choose you'll find lots of people enjoying the social scene as well as the excitement of watching the horses thundering by. Tickets in advance are the cheapest way to visit and can be bought from beverley-racecourse.co.uk. The website has lots more information about all the racedays. The racecourse also hosts other events including antique fairs and live music.