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Welcome to Newcastle Racecourse

Located within High Gosforth Park, Newcastle Racecourse is home to the historic Northumberland Plate, and is one of Britain’s busiest racecourses, hosting over 60 all-weather and jumps fixtures a year.
An ideal venue for all occasions, the racecourse can host events of all kinds, including conferences, exhibitions, weddings, private parties and more. 
The racecourse shares High Gosforth Park with the Border Minstrel Pub and Parklands Golf Club.

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Upcoming Events

Featured Events

All-weather, evening racing at Newcastle Racecourse, High Gosforth Park, since 1883

Newcastle International Airport Racenight

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Deacon Blue at Newcastle Racecourse, live after racing, 29 June 2018 during Stobart Group Festival of Racing

Stobart Energy Raceday with Deacon Blue Live After Racing

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Horses appear to fly as their jockeys push them to win at Newcastle Racecourse.

Stobart Rail & Civils Northumberland Plate Day

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Restaurants & Hospitality

Newcastle Racecourse is ideal for corporate entertaining, a family celebration or getting together with a group of friends.

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A close up of a bottle of champagne in an ice bucket.
A busy restaurant at Newcastle Racecourse, full of smartly dressed race goers enjoying hospitality service.
Platters of meat, cheese and antipasti adorn a table at a restaurant at Newcastle Racecourse.
A group of seated delegates listen to an event speaker and watch the presentation on the screen
An aerial view of the main stands, parade ring, and track at Newcastle Racecourse.

Hire Our Venue

Set in the beautiful High Gosforth Park, Newcastle Racecourse has over 800 acres of land and 33 suites available for hire, boasting fabulous views over the racecourse and Newcastle City Centre.

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The All-Weather Championships

The All-Weather Championships offer the very best of British All-Weather racing, with all races at Newcastle included throughout the season from 24 October 2017 till the Season Finale on Good Friday, 30 March 2018.

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A horse and jockey strive for the finish line at Newcastle Racecourse.
A horse gives it its all as it races the track at Newcastle Racecourse.
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Newcastle Racecourse

High Gosforth Park

Newcastle upon Tyne


Ideally located in the North East of England. Follow brown and white tourist board signs bearing a horse and rider from the A1, A19 and main approach roads to Newcastle.

Numbers 43 and 44 leave from Haymarket Bus Station in Newcastle City Centre every few minutes and arrive at the racecourse.

Newcastle Central Station is 15 minutes by taxi. Regent Centre Metro Station is situated 2 miles from the racecourse.

Newcastle International Airport is situated 6 miles from the racecourse, and is easily accessible. Helicopters can land at the racecourse, please contact directly for details.

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