Betfair Northumberland Plate Day

Saturday 27th June 2020

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The Betfair Northumberland Plate Festival concludes with the Betfair Exchange Northumberland Plate Day. This is the most famous race meeting of the year at Newcastle, featuring the Betfair Exchange Northumberland Plate, a two mile heritage handicap worth £150,000.

The racing card also includes the Betfair Exchange Chipchase Stakes, a Group 3, six furlong sprint. This is one of only two Group 3 flat races staged at Newcastle Racecourse all year, the other being the Group 3 Hoppings Stakes, staged on the evening card before Plate Day. As well as top class racing, there will be the Best Dressed Male competition with plenty of fantastic prizes up for grabs.

This is a Category A fixture

Times and number of races listed are approximated till three months prior, provisional till 48 hours prior and then confirmed.

Free shuttle buses will be running as follows for this event; multiple buses in loop (Regent Centre Metro Station - Four Lane Ends Metro Station - Racecourse) from 90mins before racing till the first race, and then again after racing.

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Admission Tickets & Packages: Grandstand & Paddock Admission Tickets will be emailed and Premier Enclosure Admission Tickets posted to all guests no later than a week before the event (and before the event day if booked within a week of the event), unless directly advised that they are being posted or available for collection on the day. Raceday Essentials Packages and Premier & Prosecco Packages are available for collection before the day from the Racecourse Office or on the day from the Ticket Collection point.

Hospitality Packages: Advance bookings only, and available for parties of two or more. To check availability please call 0191 236 2020. Hospitality tickets will be posted out up to a week before the event, unless directly advised that they are available for collection on the day. All hospitality packages are available to purchase online excluding the below group booking hospitality package, click view all ticket options for information on all hospitality packages.

Concessions & Student Discount: Disabled guests, students with valid student ID and senior citizens (over 60) receive £4 off the gate price on the day. Admission is free for the registered carer of a disabled guest.

Dress Code
There is no dress code in the Grandstand & Paddock Enclosure or when One Enclosure is in operation. Fancy dress is permitted in those enclosures providing it’s decent and not offensive. In hospitality areas and the Premier Enclosure, the dress code is smart casual. Sportswear and fancy dress are not permitted. The dress code does not apply to children under 10. Click here
Child Admission:

For most fixtures, children under 18 are admitted free when accompanied by an adult. Children are chargeable for Music Live events. For further clarification please call 0191 236 2020.

Fulfilment Fees:

A fulfilment fee of £2.50 may apply to some orders. Where applicable, this will be shown in the online checkout.

Refund Policy:

No refund shall be given in respect of any unused ticket, part of any badge, or other entitlement. Click here for our full terms and conditions.

Popular Ticket Options

Raceday Essentials Early Bird

This package includes a Premier enclosure admission ticket, raceday programme, food voucher and drink voucher. Early bird discount expires soon.


Premier & Prosecco Early Bird

This package includes a Premier enclosure ticket and 20cl bottle of Prosecco. Early bird discount expires soon.


Premier Enclosure Early Bird

Early bird discount expires soon.


Grandstand & Paddock Early Bird

Early bird discount expires soon.



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