Doncaster Racecourse and Exhibition Centre

Doncaster Racecourse, Leger Way, DN26BB 01302 304 200
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A friendly Yorkshire welcome awaits you at Doncaster Racecourse – home to the Ladbrokes St. Leger Festival.

The busy, thrilling atmosphere of a day at the races is matched by our impressive racing pedigree. When it comes to racing fixtures, Doncaster is the busiest turf racecourse in the UK. During 2013, we will hold a mixture of 35 National Hunt and Flat race meetings throughout the year, including the oldest Classic, the Ladbrokes St. Leger Festival.

For sheer spectacle, atmosphere and excitement a day at Doncaster Racecourse is a tradition that is hard to beat. Racedays at Town Moor have been drawing appreciative crowds for centuries and Doncaster has long been regarded as one of the finest racecourses in Europe and the best place for horse racing in Yorkshire.

After a £34 million redevelopment, racegoers can enjoy an amazing raceday experience at this world class venue. At the heart of this new development is an impressive four storey grandstand. The Main Stand includes stunning new private hospitality suites, a wide range of places to eat and drink plus, luxury dining experiences.

Superbly located in the heart of Doncaster the stunning recourse is a convenient venue for nearby Sheffield and Leeds, whilst links to the A1, M1, M18 and M62 make it easily accessible to other areas of the UK too.

A day at the races is as casual or as formal as you want to make it. For most it’s an excuse to dress up for the occasion, especially on Ladies Day when many ladies wear their best outfits and hats – not obligatory, but great fun!

Families are always welcome with accompanied children under 18 entering for free with free entertainment on racedays.

With racing every month – from mid-week fixtures to weekend and evening racedays we combine the excitement of racing with entertainment, expect live music and plenty of activities for children, there is a raceday for everyone.

So, whether you’re a racing enthusiast, a corporate group or visiting us with family or friends, we guarantee a warm welcome and a great day out!

Our spectacular raceday, hospitality, conference and exhibition facilities will truly match the exceptional quality of our racing. For all racegoers, a raceday at Doncaster is a whole new experience.

Doncaster Racecourse is a prestigious world class horse racing venue, the Racecourse is very proud of the position it holds within the history and heritage of the industry which provides Town Moor and in particular the Ladbrokes St. Leger race meeting with a national and international profile.

Here are some interesting facts about some of the most famous fixtures hosted at Doncaster:

  1. Did you know that the St. Leger Race was named after Lieutenant Colonel Anthony St. Leger?
  2. Did you know that the Lincoln Handicap was first run in 1858 at Lincoln Racecourse. The race was not moved to Doncaster until 1965 in order that it may run over the straight mile.
  3. Did you know that Doncaster officially opens the British Flat Racing Season with the Lincoln Meeting held each March and ends the season with the November Handicap.

 

 


Phone Number 01302 304 200
Website www.doncaster-racecourse.co.uk
Building Number / Name Doncaster Racecourse
Street Leger Way
City Doncaster
Region England - East Midlands
Post Code DN26BB
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Address Doncaster Racecourse, Leger Way, DN26BB
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