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Newcastle Racing & Events


Racing is for everyone. We guarantee a day or evening at the races with us will get your hearts pounding and leave you wanting to come back for more!

Situated just 5 miles from the city centre Newcastle Racecourse is a Grade 1 National Hunt track, as well as a world class All Weather track hosting 62 racing fixtures throughout the year. The beautiful 812 acre High Gosforth Park estate is also home to Parklands Golf complex, superb conference & banqueting facilities, The Border Minstrel public house and extensive woodland walks.

View What's On at Newcastle Racecourse in 2019 and download the full 2019 Fixture List.

Opening Times

Newcastle Racing & Events (1 Jan 2019 - 31 Dec 2019)

* Full racing fixture list available at Gates open two hours before the first race. Conference and banqueting available on all non-racedays.



Guide Prices

Children aged 17 and under go free for most fixtures, check Newcastle Racing and Events' website for confirmation.

Map & Directions

Road Directions

Nearest major road is A1/A19. Follow the brown and white signs to Gosforth Park. Nearest Metro Station is Regent Centre/Four Lane Ends. A free raceday shuttle bus runs from these Metro stations for an hour before the first race and an hour after the last race.

Public Transport Directions

Nearest station is Newcastle Central Station. Follow signs for Central motorway, Gosforth and then Gosforth Park.

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  • All Areas Accessible to Disabled Visitors
  • Facilities for Visually Impaired Visitors - Braille signage in Brandling House.
  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors
  • Ramp / Level Access
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors


  • On-Site café/restaurant - Wide variety of bars, restaurants, cafeterias and take away food counters.
  • Picnic Site

Parking & Transport

  • Car parking
  • Parking (free)

Payment Methods

  • American Express accepted
  • Booking essential
  • Delta accepted
  • Groups Accepted - Essential to prebook.No restrictions.
  • Maestro accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Max group size - 9999
  • Min group size - 15
  • Solo accepted
  • Special group rates - For discounts for groups
  • Visa accepted

Provider Facilities

  • Conference facilities
  • Event Venue
  • Toilets

Provider Features

  • Indoor Attraction
  • Outdoor Attraction

Target Markets

  • Family Fun
  • Marketed Towards Children
  • Marketed Towards Families
  • Marketed Towards Senior Citizens
  • Marketed Towards Students / Youth

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Educational Visits Accepted - 31 meeting rooms available which can hold upto 400+ people.
  • Guided Tours Available for Groups - Available on racedays - booking required.

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