2018 Premier Meetings

Redcar Racecourse holds 18 race days throughout the season, from April to November so you've got plenty of choice for a great day out.


Easter Monday = Monday 2nd April (Bank Holiday)

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Our first Premier race meeting of 2018 is always a cracking family day out, with competitive racing combined with lots of traditional fun, including a VIP visit from the Easter Bunny and friends.

Get involved with our crack team of Bunny Hunters as they work with our young racegoers to find the Easter Monday by completing challenges. 

Also, join in our Mad Hatter's Easter Bonnet Parade where you can win an Easter suprise!

If you're looking for the perfect way to spend the Bank Holiday for all ages, we'd be eggcited to see you.



Zetland Gold Cup Sports Day = Monday 28th May (Bank Holiday)

Redcar Racecourse : Zetland Gold Cup Winner 2008 

The highlight of our Spring racing season, the Racing UK Zetland Gold Cup is one fot he jewels in Redcar's crown.

On your marks! Get set! Go for our traditional family sports day with fun children's competition.


Ladies' Day = Saturday 23rd June

Ladies - are you looking for the perfect excuse to dress up? Then make this a firm date in your diaries!

Be amazed by the fashions on show, and there will be some glittering prizes up for grabs in our Best Dressed Lady and Best Har Competitions.

This is your chance to show off in style! 

  Find out more about Ladies' Day. 


1940s Revival Day, supporting Help For Heroes = Sunday 22nd July

The second day of the Go Racing In Yorkshire Summer Festival sees us honouring the heroes of our country's magnificent armed forces whilst celebrating the nostalgic spirit of a bygone era.

Representatives from the armed forces will be here on the day. Find out about how you can get involved.




Caribbean Carnival Day = Saturday 11th August

Ahoy there me Hearties!! When it comes to family fun, this is one of the highlights of the year, with a chance to don your best pirate outfit or favourite Caribbean shirt.

Boogie along to the North Tyneside Steel Band, learn some pirate chants, and grab some treasure in our fancy dress competitions for both adults and children.

No wonder every pirate's favourite racecourse is Redcaaaaaar!


Saturday 25th August = Gin & Gents' Evening

Give yourself a summer tonic by enjoying an array of fabulous gins.

Boogie along to the Persuaders and try your luck on the fun casino tables.

You could also win some fabulous prizes in our Best Dressed Gent and Best Dressed Couple Competitions.

Find out more about Gin & Gents Evening. 



Oktoberfest, featuring the Two Year Old Trophy = Saturday 6th October

An outstanding success last year, our Oktoberfest Beer Festival is back for a second year!

There's another chance to do you lederhosen, order a stein or two, chomp on a Bratwurst, and listen to an authentic Oompah Band.

The quality of the racing matches the entertainment with our richest race of the year, the £175,000 Two Year Old Trophy (ITV), the listed Guisborough Stakes, and the final of the Straight Mile Series.

There's only one word for it - WUNDERBAR!




Please be aware that proof of age identification may be required.  The accompanying adult is responsible for the children for the duration of their visit to the racecourse.







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Upcoming Events

Thursday 3rd May = Racing UK Club Day

Thursday May 3rd, 2018
First Race: 14.10

  • Regular Raceday.
  • 7 races on the card. 
  • Gates open 12:00 noon.

Monday 21st May

Monday May 21st, 2018
First Race: 14.05

  • Regular Raceday.
  • 7 races on the card. 
  • Gates open 12:00 noon.

Monday 28th May (BH) = Zetland Gold Cup Sports Day

Monday May 28th, 2018
First Race: 12.45

  • Premier Raceday.
  • 7 races on the card. 
  • Gates open 11 am.

Redcar Racecourse : Zetland Gold Cup Winner 2008

The highlight of our Spring racing season, The Racing UK Zetland Gold Cup is one of the jewels in Redcar's crown.

On your marks! Get set! Go for our traditional family sports day with fun children's competitions.


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